Film

Disney Imagineer to Virtual Reality Innovator: Vaughn Comes Home to Pierson

“Bruce Vaughn: The Future of the Cinematic Experience and Immersive Narrative” will be held on Monday, October 8, at Pierson High School in Sag Harbor, Vaughn's alma mater.

Short Films Tap Into Male Psyche

On Friday, September 28, the Parrish Art Museum will present a program of short films by an international group of young filmmakers that address poignant, emotionally charged moments in male lives, curated by filmmaker Jack Kendrick.

HIFF Announces Full 2018 Slate

With Columbus Day right around the corner, so is the Hamptons International Film Festival. The 2018 edition will open on Thursday, October 4.

Synder Steps Down at East End Arts, Hirst Steps Up

East End Arts’ Executive Director, Patricia Snyder has stepped down after 23 years working for the nonprofit arts organization. Shawn Hirst began as East End Arts new executive director on August 31.

Bernstein’s Centennial Celebration Continues with Screening at Pierson

Joining in on the festivities is the “Artists Love Movies” film series, which will conclude with Susan Lacy’s 1998 documentary “Leonard Bernstein: Reaching for the Note” on Sunday, September 16, at Pierson High School in Sag Harbor, to benefit the Sag Harbor Cinema Arts Center.

Amagansett Series Flashes Back To HIFF Origin Story

On Saturday, September 15, the Amagansett Library will continue its fourth annual Art/History/Amagansett series with “Flashback: Hamptons International Film Festival,” featuring Executive Director Anne Chaisson and Artistic Director David Nugent.

HIFF To Honor Alda, Announces Next Wave of Programming

Academy Award-nominated and Golden Globe-winning actor Alan Alda will receive The Dick Cavett Artistic Champion Award during the 26th annual Hamptons International Film Festival this Columbus Day weekend.

Pollock-Krasner House Kicks Off ‘Imagining Art as Place’

Every fall, the Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center delivers a slate of lesser-known films by distinguished directors from across the world with one common hallmark: the use of art and the environment to drive the plot and themes.

‘FilmArts+Forum’ Shines Spotlight on Architecture, Horses and More

Jake Gorst has spent the past two decades researching and documenting midcentury modern architecture, including the work of his grandfather, architectural designer Andrew Geller. He also happens to be an Emmy Award-winning filmmaker.

HIFF Releases Poster for 2018 Edition

Artist Paton Miller has always wanted to see one of his paintings as the Hamptons International Film Festival poster. That wish has finally come true.

Hamptons International Film Festival Announces First Wave of 26th Annual Lineup

As summer winds down, the Hamptons International Film Festival is gearing up — slowly announcing the roster for its 26th year, which will include films from three alumni of the annual Screenwriters Lab, all of whom happen to be women.

‘Killer Bees’ to Screen at Home Hive

It isn’t every day that Shaquille O’Neal backs a film — especially one about a high school basketball team in Bridgehampton.

Surf Movie Night For a Cause

Directed by Ben Gulliver, the artistic piece about winter surfing will headline Surf Movie Night XVI on Wednesday, August 1, at 7 p.m. at Guild Hall, located at 158 Main Street in East Hampton.

“Artists Love Movies” Comes to Sag Harbor

“Artists do love movies!” she exclaimed. “I’ve always felt like all the artists I know had an encyclopedic knowledge of the history of film — an amazing, amazing sense of movie history.

Martha’s Vineyard Documentary Hits Home

On the tiny island of Martha’s Vineyard, where presidents and celebrities vacation, oversized trophy homes threaten to destroy the island’s unique character — not unlike more familiar territory here on the East End.

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