NYWIFT at the 25th Hamptons International Film Festival

NYWIFT at the 25th Hamptons International Film Festival 


New York Women in Film & Television is delighted to join with the Hamptons International Film Festival (HIFF) (October 5 – 9th, 2017) to co-present theAnnual Sunday Brunch and Women Calling the Shots short film showcase – all in celebration of the outstanding achievements by women filmmakers at the festival.


DATE: Sunday, October 8th, 2017
WHERE: Mulford Farm, 10 James Lane, East Hampton, NY
TIME: 11:30am – 1:30 PM

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Sunday, October 8th, 2017
WHERE: UA East Hampton Cinema 6 – UA5
TIME: 3:15 PM
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116 Cameras
Davina Pardo (Director/Producer)
16 mins/2017/English (USA)

With the assistance of innovative technology, Holocaust survivor Eva Schloss ensures she will be able to tell her story forever.

Frankie Keeps Talking
Anabelle Attanasio (Writer/Director/Actor)
Zachary Nutman and Lizzie Shapiro (Producers)
7 mins/2017/English (USA)

Will someone please tell Frankie to shut up?

Fry Day
Laura Moss (Writer/Director)
Brendan O’Brien (Writer/Producer)
Valerie Steinberg (Producer)
16 mins/2017/English (USA)

A teenage girl comes of age against the backdrop of Ted Bundy’s execution.

The Nest Egg
Lucy Patrick Ward (Director)
Martina Silcock (Producer)
Lee Sutton (Writer)
16 mins/2016/English (UK)

The stories of a lonely widower and a precocious young girl unexpectedly converge with the help of a chicken suit.

Emily Ann Hoffman (Writer/Director/Producer)
12 mins/2017/English (USA)

A couple’s romantic weekend is abruptly interrupted by a birth control mishap.

Joosje Duk (Writer/Director/Producer)
Nicole Quintero Ochoa and Lily van Leeuwen (Producers)
10 mins/2017/English (USA/Netherlands)

The carefree dynamic between four friends is suddenly shifts following an unpleasant encounter with a nightclub bouncer.

Waiting for Hassana
Ifunanya Maduka (Writer/Director/Producer)
Uzodinma Iweala (Producer)
11 mins/2017/Hausa (Nigeria)

The personal account of one girl’s harrowing from the imprisonment of Boko Haram.

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The Hamptons International Film Festival was founded to celebrate Independent film—long, short, fiction and documentary—and to introduce a unique and varied spectrum of international films and filmmakers to our audiences. The festival is committed to exhibiting films that express fresh voices and differing global perspectives, with the hope that these programs will enlighten audiences, provide invaluable exposure for filmmakers and present inspired entertainment for all.

October 8 @ 11:30am
11:30 am — 1:30 pm (2h)

East Hampton, NY

Brunch at: Mulford Farm (10 James Lane)

Shorts Showcase at: East Hampton UA4

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NYWIFT programs, screenings and events are supported, in part, by grants from New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Kathy Hochul and the New York State Legislature.