The Hamptons International Film Festival was founded to provide a forum for independent filmmakers from around the world to express their vision. It runs from Oct. 13 through Oct. 17 at venues in East Hampton, Southampton Village, Sag Harbor, Westhampton and Montauk. Find box office information at HIFF’s website. See the full schedule here.
Among those expected to attend the Festival this year are David Bailey, Bob Balaban, Alec Baldwin, Ellen Barkin, Harry Belafonte, Joe Berlinger, Matthew Broderick, Emily Browning, Dick Cavett,, Felicity Jones, Ed Lachman, Penelope Ann Miller, Matthew Modine, David Morse, Susan Sarandon, Rufus Wainwright, Wim Wenders and many more.
Breakthrough Performers are Emily Browning (“Sleeping Beauty”), Stine Fischer Christensen (“Cracks in the Shell”), Ezra Miller (“Another Happy Day,” “We Need to Talk About Kevin”) and Anton Yelchin(“Like Crazy”).