Summer Nights: Friday Outdoor Screenings at Southampton Arts Center


For the second year in a row, the Hamptons International Film Festival is delighted to partner with Southampton Arts Center, offering free screenings of classic movies all summer long. Weather permitting, films will screen outdoors on the lawn at 25 Jobs Lane. Approximate start time: 8:30 pm. Bring a blanket, bring a picnic, and bring friends and family!


July 18: Rear Window

Dir. Alfred Hitchcock (1954)
Not rated | 112 min
A wheelchair bound photographer spies on his neighbors from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder. Starring Jimmy Stewart, Grace Kelly, Wendell Corey and Thelma Ritter.


July 25: E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial

Dir. Steven Spielberg (1982)
Rated PG | 115 min
A troubled child summons the courage to help a friendly alien escape Earth and return to his home-world. Starring Henry Thomas, Drew Barrymore, Dee Wallace and Peter Coyote.


August 1: Riding Giants

Rated PG-13 | Classic documentary detailing the origins and history of surf culture, featuring Laird Hamilton, Darrick Doerner, Jeff Clark, Dave Kalama, Dru Harrison and more.


August 8: Stand By Me

Rated R | 89 min
After the death of a friend, a writer recounts a boyhood journey to find the body of a missing boy. Starring River Phoenix, Wil Wheaton, Corey Feldman, Kiefer Sutherland and Jerry O’Connell.


August 29: Jaws

Dir. Steven Spielberg (1975)
Rated PG | 124min
When a gigantic great white shark begins to menace the small island community of Amity, a police chief, a marine scientist and grizzled fisherman set out to stop it. Starring Roy Scheider, Richard Dreyfuss and Robert Shaw.

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