The Calm Before the Storm, Report from the NYFF

by Brian Whisenant for Awards Daily I stumbled upon a picture the other day from 2 years ago around this time. It was my second year at The Hamptons Film Festival where I was, for the first time, attempting to cover the event for Awards Daily and simultaneously run their box...

The King’s Speech wins Audience Award at the Hampton’s Film Fest

Deadline is reporting that The King’s Speech won the Audience Award at the Hampton’s Film Fest. Mamas and Papas won the Jury Award. Like in Toronto, The King’s Speech beat films like 127 Hours and Black Swan.
Posted On 10 Oct 2010

Why the Hamptons? Oscar Voters, Baby

You might wonder why so many high profile peeps are attending the Hamptons Film fest – it doesn’t really take a genius, does it? It’s the same reason they all turn out for the Santa Barbara Film Fest — a lot of Academy voters live there. Jeff Wells went to...
Posted On 10 Oct 2010