In 2021, HamptonsFilm will celebrate the 13th year of our hit SummerDocs series, presented in partnership with Guild Hall.

SummerDocs host (and HamptonsFilm Co-Chair) Alec Baldwin and Artistic Director David Nugent will once again lead conversations with filmmakers and guests, presenting new and groundbreaking documentary filmmaking and thought-provoking stories to the East End.

John Drew Theater at Guild Hall

Past SummerDocs selections, including ICARUS (2017), TWENTY FEET FROM STARDOM (2013), LAST DAYS OF VIETNAM (2014), THE COVE (2009), SEARCHING FOR SUGAR MAN (2012) and HOW TO SURVIVE A PLAGUE (2012), have gone on to receive Academy Award® wins and nominations. See the entire archive here!

The series has also featured films from filmmakers including Rachel Grady and Heidi Ewing, Davis Guggenheim, Andrew Rossi, Chiemi Karasawa, Jesse Moss, Fisher Stevens, Rory Kennedy, Morgan Neville, Marina Zenovich, Louie Psihoyos, and Steve James.

Guests of the program have included Daniel Ellsberg, Billy Joel, Lisa Fisher, Ethel Kennedy, Rodriguez, Tony Bennett, Simon Doonan, Chaz Ebert, and Laird Hamilton.

>> Check out the archive of SummerDocs screenings since 2009.