Monday, 29 September 2014


The Hamptons Film Festival runs between the 9th and the 13th of October. In addition to the previously-announced centrepiece of The Homesman, several new high profile features have been added to the lineup. Details below:

  • The Homesman (Tommy Lee Jones) - centrepiece film
  • St. Vincent (Theodore Melfi) - opening film
  • Still Alice (Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland) - closing film

Spotlight Films
  • Birdman (Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu)
  • Clouds of Sils Maria (Olivier Assayas)
  • Elephant Song (Charles Biname)
  • The Imitation Game (Morten Tyldum)
  • Laggies (Lynn Shelton)
  • The Last Five Years (Richard LaGravenese)
  • Learning to Drive (Isabel Coixet)
  • Madame Bovary (Sophie Barthes)
  • Nightcrawler (Dan Gilroy)
  • Song One (Kate Barker-Froyland)
  • Time Out of Mind (Oren Moverman)
  • Two Days, One Night (Jean-Pierre Dardenne and Luc Dardenne)

World Cinema Narrative
  • 5 to 7 (Victor Levin)
  • Alleluia (Fabrice du Welz)
  • Amira & Sam (Sean Mullin)
  • Coming Home (Zhang Yimou)
  • Dancing Arabs (Eran Riklis)
  • Diplomacy (Volker Schlondorff)
  • Escobar: Paradise Lost (Andrea di Stefano)
  • Fantasia (Wang Chao)
  • Force Majeure (Ruben Ostlund)
  • Gabriel (Lou Howe)
  • Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter (David Zellner)
  • Like Sunday, Like Rain (Frank Whaley)
  • Low Down (Jeff Preiss)
  • Minuscule - Valley of the Lost Ants (Helene Giraud and Thomas Szabo)
  • Mr. Turner (Mike Leigh)
  • Red Amnesia (Wang Xiao Shuai)
  • Runoff (Kimberly Levin)
  • Tu Dors Nicole (Stephane Lafleur)
  • Whiplash (Damien Chazelle)
  • Wildlike (Frank Hall Green)
  • Young Ones (Jake Paltrow)
  • Zero Motivation (Talya Lavie)

World Cinema Documentary
  • All American High Revisited (Keva Rosenfeld)
  • Back on Board: Greg Louganis (Cheryl Furjanic)
  • Banksy Does New York (Chris Moukarbel)
  • A Dangerous Game (Anthony Baxter)
  • The Darkside (Warwick Thornton)
  • Dior and I (Frederic Tcheng)
  • Garden Lovers (Virpi Suutari)
  • The Great Museum (Johannes Holzhausen)
  • Happy Valley (Amir Bar-Lev)
  • Iris (Albert Maysles)
  • The Last Impresario (Gracie Otto)
  • Meet the Patels (Geeta V. Patel)
  • My Italian Secret: The Forgotten Heroes (Oren Jacoby)
  • Night Will Fall (Andre Singer)
  • Red Army (Gabe Polsky)
  • The Salt of the Earth (Juliano Ribeiro Salgado and Wim Wenders)
  • Stray Dog (Debra Granik)
  • Two Raging Grannies (Havard Bustnes)

Special Screenings
  • Keep On Keepin' On (Alan Hicks)
  • Welcome to Soldier Ride (Matthew Hindra and Nicholas Kraus)

There's a bunch of short films you can view at your leisure over at Variety, but lbr you don't give a shit. And nor do I. Not getting paid enough to type all that up. Not even nearly enough.