Film

Bits & Banter: ‘City Hall,’ Juried Art, ‘Female Persuasion,’ Moon in Focus, Temple Concert,...

Behind the scenes of the 1996 film “City Hall” — starring Al Pacino, John Cusack, Bridget Fonda and Danny Aiello — was producer Ken Lipper.

‘Home’ Is a Satirical Look at A Road to Nowhere

The satirical short film, “Home” by Sandy Perlbinder, will screen on Friday, April 5, at 6 p.m. at the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill.

Master Class Peeks Inside HIFF’s Annual Screenwriters Lab

Three emerging screenwriters — Barbara Cigarroa, Sontenish Myers and Kirsten Tan — will plant themselves on the East End for a weekend of private mentoring sessions.

Film Goes All the Way with LBJ

It is nearly impossible to escape the shadow of Lyndon B. Johnson in Texas — and as a young boy, playwright Robert Schenkkan never tried.

HIFF Announces Screenwriters, Screenplays, Mentors for 19th Annual Lab

For the second year running, women will dominate the Hamptons International Film Festival’s Screenwriters Lab, entering its 19th year from April 5 to 7 in East Hampton.

‘Gabriel Over The White House’: Surreal, Yet Timely

In the heyday of the Great Depression, MGM released one of the most important political movies made in Pre-Code Hollywood, according to some historians.

Bits: ‘Forms & Figures,’ OFVS Brings Chills, ‘Girl Rising” Still Fans Women’s Rights

‘Forms & Figures’ Celebrates Female Vision It is without coincidence that the group show, “Forms & Figures,” opens on Saturday, March 16 — right in...

Sag Harbor Cinema Names Gillian Gordon as Executive Director

A film executive and producer for the past 28 years, Gillian Gordon has worked in numerous facets of the film business from education to production.

HIFF Now Accepting Submissions

The Hamptons International Film Festival is now accepting submissions for the 2019 festival, to be held from October 10 to 14.

No Holds Barred: Parrish Art Museum Celebrates Women’s History Month

March marks Women’s History Month, and the Parrish Art Museum is pulling out all the stops — celebrating with three programs featuring three different women

‘Falls for Jodie’ Steps Up and Into John Hinckley’s Head

Directed by Bill Burford, the play is an imagined account of John W. Hinckley Jr.’s strange partnership with a concierge at a hotel next to Yale University.

A History of Arts in Sag Harbor and Its Connection to the Future

In a village anchored by cultural institutions on the north and south end of Main Street — and soon to be the middle — the thriving arts scene is intrinsically and undeniably linked with economics.

‘Little Murders’: From Broadway Back to Big Screen

Since 1967, when “Little Murders” was staged in an off-Broadway theater, Jules Feiffer mesmerized critics with the clever absurdity of his prose.

Filmmaker Shooting Ghost Story at American Hotel in Sag Harbor

Ari Selinger’s love affair with Sag Harbor began with summertime visits when he was a young kid and continued with winter visits into his adult years.

Bay Street Kicks Off ‘Friday Night Flicks” with Eye on Environment

Globally, toxic chemicals are ubiquitous, health and environmental experts agree. They are in the food, water and soil, packaging, hygiene products and electronics — a fact many consumers refuse to accept.

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David Bouchier Offers a Taste of The Real South of France

WSHU FM’s weekly essayist and Long Island resident David Bouchier will be at the Rogers Memorial Library on Thursday, September 19, at 1 p.m. to give a talk entitled, “The Real South of France.”

Going For the Greek at the East Hampton Library

On Saturday, September 14 at 1 p.m., George Theotacatos gives an author talk at East Hampton Library on his book “Finding Ithaka.”

Slack Tide Time At Duck Creek in Springs

From September 14 to October 13, the Arts Center at Duck Creek in East Hampton hosts “Slack Tide,” a group exhibition curated by Matthew Nichols that features art by peter campus (stet), Cindy Hinant, Matthew Larson, Luke Murphy, Hanna Sandin, Jean Shin, and Carrie Yamaoka.