2022 Screenwriters Lab Mentors + Participants

The 22nd Annual Screenwriters Lab (April 8-10, 2022), which will be held in an in-person setting for the first time since 2019, will pair rising screenwriters with established screenwriters, directors, and creative-producers for a weekend of one-on-one mentoring sessions. Mollye Asher (NOMADLAND), Peter Hedges (WHAT’S EATING GILBERT GRAPE), and Alice Wu (THE HALF OF IT) will […]

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 […]

Film Camp!

Do you have a budding young filmmaker in your life? Channel his or her creative energy this summer by enrolling your young Scorsese or DuVernay in Film Camp, in partnership with Guild Hall of East Hampton and the Southampton Arts Center! For the eleventh summer, HIFF will offer student filmmaking workshops in East Hampton and Southampton for students ages 8-15! Campers […]

HIFF Film Camp! Summer Student Filmmaking Workshops

Do you have a budding young filmmaker in your life? Channel his or her creative energy next summer by enrolling your young Scorsese or DuVernay in HIFF’s “film camp” for kids! For the tenth summer, HIFF will offer student filmmaking workshops in East Hampton and Southampton for students ages 8-15! Campers ages 8-11 and 12-15 make their own […]

Graduate of HIFF Student Summer Film Workshop Directs His Own TV Show!

Indigo Weston, a teenage alumnus of HIFF’s Student Summer Filmmaking Workshop, has become a certified TV director with Scratching the Surface, a new show for foodies on East Hampton’s Local Access station, LTV. Indigo says he is enjoying his current role and notes that HIFF’s Student Summer Film Workshop taught him “better shot composition, as […]