22nd Annual Screenwriters Lab: Together Again!

For the first time since 2019, our Screenwriters Lab was held in person April 8-10, much to the delight of our talented fellows Farida Zahran, Jimmy Goldblum, Jamil McGinnis and Pat Heywood, our invaluable mentors Mollye Asher, Alice Wu, and Peter Hedges, and all the guests who celebrated with us this weekend. Events kicked off […]

Q&A: ‘MOTHERING SUNDAY’ Actors Josh O’Connor + Odessa Young

Rising stars Josh O’Connor (THE CROWN) and Odessa Young (SHIRLEY) participated in this lively Q&A following the Sunday Centerpiece US Premiere of MOTHERING SUNDAY at the 29th Annual Hamptons International Film Festival. MOTHERING SUNDAY is now playing in theaters. Watch the trailer. In this vibrant, lush romance, orphaned housemaid-turned-writer Jane (played by Odessa Young and […]

Summer 2022: HIFF Jr. Film Camp

In-person Film Camp: East Hampton Filmmaking Jr: Ages 8-11 July 11-15 | 10am-1pm | $400 Filmmaking Sr: Ages 12-15 July 11-15 | 2pm-5pm | $450 In 2022, we are delighted to announce that we will be offering in-person film camps for ages 8-15, which will take place at the HIFF offices at 79 Newtown Lane […]

Q&A: THE FIRST WAVE

Director Matt Heineman and producer Jenna Millman joined subjects Karl Arabian, Ahmed and Alexis Ellis, Kellie Wunsch, and Dr. Nathalie Doug√© on stage in Q&A following the World Premiere of THE FIRST WAVE on the Opening Night of the 29th Annual Hamptons International Film Festival. The film opens in theaters on November 19, 2021. Find […]

2022 Screenwriters Lab: Submissions

Update 1/15/2022: Submissions are now closed for the 2022 Screenwriters Lab. Celebrating its 22nd anniversary in 2022, the HamptonsFilm Screenwriters Lab champions the artistic visions of up-and-coming filmmakers from around the world. Save the dates for the 2022 Screenwriters Lab: April 8-10. An intimate gathering taking place each spring on Long Island’s East End, the […]