Become a Member of the East End’s Premier Film Organization

“If the Academy Awards were a horse race, the Hamptons International Film Festival would be quite the handicapper.”
— The New York Times


Become a member and experience the best of HamptonsFilm! With year-round events, including Now Showing selections, our curated SummerDocs series, and the annual Festival in October, Membership puts film lovers like you front row as we deliver the best in film. By becoming a Member, you will gain access to an exceptional community of filmgoers who share your passion for cinema, all the while helping to support our educational initiatives. We look forward to welcoming you to our Film Family!

HamptonsFilm offers several levels of membership.
Find the one that’s just right for you.

  • 25,000+ attendees year-round at HamptonsFilm Events
  • 250 screenings across the East End, from Westhampton to Montauk, each year
  • 200+ filmmakers to the Hamptons each year
  • HIFF audiences are often among the earliest to see the eventual Oscar® winner for Best Picture, including NOMADLAND, PARASITE, GREEN BOOK, THE SHAPE OF WATER, MOONLIGHT, SPOTLIGHT, BIRDMAN, 12 YEARS A SLAVE, ARGO, THE ARTIST, THE KING’S SPEECH

Your membership contribution allows us to:

  • Bring students to view and discuss film each year during the Hamptons International Film Festival
  • Offer free outdoor movies to Hamptons communities
  • Screen over 200 independent and classic films annually
  • Showcase films from Long Island filmmakers
  • Bring the best names in the industry—including Martin McDonagh, Kate Winslet, Julianne MooreMark Ruffalo, Emily Blunt, Damien Chazelle, Rob Reiner, Steven Yeun, Laura Dern and Annette Bening—to interact with local audiences

HamptonsFilm Year-Round Events include:

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HamptonsFilm is a 501(c)3 organization and a portion of all membership dues are tax-deductible.