Summer 2020: HIFF Jr. Film Camp

Since 2008, HamptonsFilm has produced a series of student Film Camps in partnership with both Guild Hall (EH) and Southampton Arts Center (SH). Students ages 9-15 are grouped according to genre interest, creating a fully-edited short film in one week, while learning essential elements of filmmaking under the direction of industry professionals. At week’s end, […]

HIFF Jr Heads East to Montauk!

Last Friday, Longtime HIFF Board member Linda Biscardi Fuller—who taught at East Hampton High School and Middle School for 35 years and has been instrumental in developing HIFF’s education programs—joined HIFF Jr. education and outreach manager Marissa Cangiolosi and headed east to Montauk School. Seventy-seven lucky 4th- and 5th-graders were treated to the red carpet experience at […]

Giving Tuesday

Dear Friends, For the past 26 years, HIFF has served the East End community by celebrating global and independent film that inspires and educates audiences of all ages. HIFF is a year-round 501 (c)3 non-profit that supports the entire East End community with: First-run film screenings HIFF Jr. Educational Initiatives, showcasing a United Nationspartnership that involves East […]

HIFF Jr. Presented United Nations Plural+ at HIFF 2018

Guest Blog by Linda Biscardi Fuller, HIFF Board member who oversees our HIFF Jr. Education Programs alongside Marissa Friedes Cangiolosi, Manager of Education. Our annual partnership with the United Nations Plural + program encourages empathy, compassion, and respect for all by screening films about diversity, migration and social inclusion. During HIFF 2018, the festival hosted over […]