21st Hamptons Film Fest Opening Celebrated at East Hampton Point

Ralph Macchio, known for playing the titular role in "The Karate Kid," is at the Hamptons International Film Festival promoted the short film he directed, "Across Grace Alley."
Ralph Macchio, known for playing the titular role in "The Karate Kid," is at the Hamptons International Film Festival promoting the short film he directed, "Across Grace Alley."

The Hamptons International Film Festival kicked off Friday with screenings of Kill Your Darlings at Guild Hall and East Hampton Cinema followed by the traditional opening night party, held once again at East Hampton Point on Three Mile Harbor.

Many filmmakers, actors and industry professionals were in attendance. Long Island’s own Ralph Macchio was among the guests. He is at the film festival in promotion of his short film “Across Grace Alley,” which he directed.

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