HAMPTONS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
East Hampton, New York - USA
April 7 to 9, 2017
|17th annual Hamptons International Film Festival - Screenwriters Lab, welcoming scripts of all types and about any subject matter for its 2017 retreat. The Lab develops emerging screenwriting talent by pairing established writers and creative producers with up-and-coming screenwriters. The mentors advise in a one-on-one creative laboratory setting while additional events bring the participants together with board members, the local artistic community, and other friends of the festival. One selected writer will also have the opportunity to present their script in a staged reading at the Festival in October.|
January 2, 2017 - Late Deadline
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MISSION AND OBJECTIVE
The Hamptons International Film Festival was founded to celebrate the Independent film and to introduce a unique and varied spectrum of international films and filmmakers to audiences.
MORE ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
Filmmakers will have the opportunity to attend the Hampton's International Film Festival in October just a few months after honing their work at the Lab. Using the valuable experience from their mentorship and newly developed relationships, the filmmakers will be able to confidently represent their work to high level industry players that will be in attendance at the festival. Guests and attendees of the last few Festivals included Meryl Streep, Jessica Chastain, Joel & Ethan Coen, Edward Norton, Mahershala Ali, Morgan Freeman, Brie Larson, Richard Gere, Mike Nichols, Charlie Kaufman, Todd Haynes, Holly Hunter, Aaron Eckhart, Olivia Wilde, Sir Ben Kingsley, Harvey Weinstein, Adam Driver, and many more.
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