Film

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.

“Stand Up” Makes World Premiere at Guild Hall

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.

Sag Harbor Cinema Groundbreaking Scheduled for Saturday

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.

“The Weird Ones” Will Dance on Screen in Southampton

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.

Saved by Art: A Fishing Community Preserved Through Beauty and Culture

“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.

Scarf Merrell’s “Shirley” Finds a Hollywood Cast

For four years, Susan Scarf Merrell had a secret — the hardest secret she’s ever had to keep. Finally, the word is out.

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‘Magic Jews’ Come to Southampton Arts Center

Allan Zola Kronzek's part-illustrated talk and part-magic performance about the lives of eight Jewish performers will take place on Monday, July 22.

The Church Presents “Art As Ecosystem”

Eric Fischl, co-founder of The Church with his wife, artist April Gornik, will lead the organization’s first event “Art As Ecosystem” on Saturday, July 20.

Abelita Mateus Takes Piano to ‘The Terrace’

Abelita Mateus is a singer, songwriter and pianist, part of the new generation of great Brazilian musicians.