Family Film: ‘HUGO’ by Martin Scorsese

HamptonsFilm is pleased to offer a weekly recommendation of a family film for all ages. HUGO Directed by Martin Scorsese (2011, UK| USA | FRANCE, 127 minutes) “Scorsese has created an exquisite jewel box of a movie, polished and honed to glittering, diamond-hard brilliance.” — The Guardian Living inside a Paris train station, an orphan […]

Family Film: ‘THE LITTLE PRINCE’

HamptonsFilm is pleased to offer a weekly recommendation of a family film for all ages. THE LITTLE PRINCE Directed by Mark Osborne (2015, France | Canada | Italy | USA, 106 minutes) “A whimsical journey in favour of following dreams and finding life’s true loves – a film for young audiences as well as for […]

Family Film: ‘SWALLOWS AND AMAZONS’

HamptonsFilm is pleased to offer a weekly recommendation of a film that the whole family will enjoy. SWALLOWS AND AMAZONS Directed by Philippa Lowthorpe (2017, UK, 97 minutes) “A charmingly old-fashioned family adventure – one that you can imagine several generations of a family gathering to watch on a rainy grey Sunday afternoon.” — Time […]

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 […]

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 […]