Film

Haskell To Lead Conversation After Screening of ‘His Girl Friday’ at Pierson High School

The “Really Funny” film series continues with a screening of “His Girl Friday” on Sunday, July 7, at 6 p.m. at the Pierson High School auditorium.
John Jermain Memorial Library Sag Harbor

Remembering Stonewall Riots at John Jermain

Friday marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots — a series of spontaneous, violent demonstrations by members of the LGBTQ community against a police...

A Photographic Tribute to The Cinema, ‘Sag Noir’ Transforms Destruction Into Art

After the devastating Main Street fire in December 2016, cinematographer and photographer Don Lenzer picked up his camera and headed straight for the Sag Harbor Cinema.

A Summer of Docs Kicks Off on June 29

First, the documentaries must be entertaining and engaging. And second, they must be from the minds of revolutionary storytellers.

Filmmaker John Landis Makes Mark on Sag Harbor Cinema

With the neon “Sag Harbor” sign firmly back in its place on Main Street, the Sag Harbor Cinema has officially invited its first guest curator.

‘Landscape Pleasures’: From Piet Oudolf to Self-Guided Garden Tours

Thomas Piper will discuss his film following a screening on Friday, June 7, at 6 p.m. at the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill, kicking off this year’s “Landscape Pleasures” series.

The “Sag Harbor” Cinema Sign is Lit Once More

After all those days of darkness at the vacant space where the art deco emblem of the theatre had blazed for decades, the newly illuminated sign looked just like its good-old self, instantly back at home.

Jordan Haerter’s Story Told in Film

Joshua DeFour had no intention of making a military film. That changed when he read the now legendary “Six Seconds To Live” speech by former Marine General John F. Kelly.

Sag Harbor Cinema Sign To Light Up Main Street Once Again

The lighting of the Sag Harbor Cinema sign will mark a significant milestone in the reconstruction of the cinema, due to open its doors this fall, but not nearly the end.

‘Serengeti Rules’ and HIFF Shine Light on New Theory

With new knowledge comes new hope — at least according to the documentary, “The Serengeti Rules.”

Bits: ‘Whiskey and Wine,’ New Work at Tulla Booth Gallery, ‘Knock Down the House,’...

Edna Kin’s annual Sag Harbor concert has a brand new feel this year — all in thanks to the release of their first album, “Whiskey and Wine.”

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.

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Eye on Art: Women of the 9th St. Show

In the November 24, 1975 issue of New York magazine, the art critic Thomas B. Hess reviewed an exhibition of portraits by Elaine de Kooning. Hess, who was himself among her subjects, described her as “one of the sparkling ‘Amazons’ who emerged in the flowering of American painting after World War II and into the 1950’s.” He also mentioned several female artists of the early 20th century Russian avant-garde to whom that “equivocal nickname” had been applied.

Julie Andrews and Emma Walton Hamilton Team Up to do Their ‘Home Work’

When Julie Andrews set out to write her latest memoir, she knew that she wanted to collaborate with someone she trusted and with whom she could share the most personal and private details of her life ... That someone was her daughter, Emma Walton Hamilton.

Ira Glass And Others Pay Tribute To One Of Their Own — David Rakoff

On November 9, Stony Brook Southampton and Ira Glass will celebrate the life and work of the late David Rakoff by dedicating its new podcast recording studio in his honor. The Rakoff Studio, which is on the second floor of Chancellors Hall, also has a black box theater space and will be used to support the wide range of creative endeavors for which Rakoff was known — including audio recording and performance.