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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
It isn’t every day that Shaquille O’Neal backs a film — especially one about a high school basketball team in Bridgehampton.
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 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.
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.
In 2008, Ed Cashin and Fred Doss teamed up and founded Paddlers for Humanity — a humble, grassroots non-profit dedicated to bettering the lives of children and families through mental and physical health initiatives.
The Sag Harbor Cinema’s sequel will be set in stone this Saturday, June 16, at 2 p.m., with a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Sag Harbor Cinema Arts Center on Main Street in Sag Harbor.
Anyone watching musician, artist and dancer Adam Baranello at work can see it — a certain intensity and passion in his face, a true fire beneath what he is doing, and creating, and ultimately saying.
“Zita Cobb: Film, Art & Fogo Island,” a talk about the intersection of art, film, culture, economics, sustainability and impact, will be held on Saturday, June 2, at 7:30 p.m. at the Pierson High School auditorium.
For four years, Susan Scarf Merrell had a secret — the hardest secret she’s ever had to keep. Finally, the word is out.
"Bathtubs Over Broadway," "Chef Flynn" and "Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind" comprise the lineup of HIFF's 10th annual SummerDocs series.