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David Nugent, film festival artistic director Khanh Xiu Tran

Brie Larson and Jacob Tremblay star in "Room," the audience favorite for narrative feature. Hamptons International Film Festival

David Nugent and Alan Alda, who has a supporting role in "Bridge of Spies," discussed the film after the screening. Morgan McGivern photos
The last line of the festival
Rudy and Judith Giuliani at the first HIFF awards dinner at a private residence in East Hampton
Emily Blunt, who participated in a HIFF Conversation With on Sunday, was at c/o The Maidstone on Sunday morning.
Joe Castelo, center, with the cast of "The Preppie Connection," one of those hometown small films that generated a lot of excitement at its Saturday screening.
Dylan Blue, a recent Southampton High School graduate, had a supporting role in "The Preppie Connection."

Meghan O'Hara celebrated the screening of her documentary "The C Word" with her family, from left, John, Rohan, and Ben Sasso. Morgan McGivern

With David Nugent looking on, Michele Mitchell shed some tears as she accepted the award for "The Uncondemned." Christine Sampson

Michael Moore in East Hampton Morgan McGivern

Cate Blanchett dances with Kyle Chandler, who plays her estranged husband in "Carol." Hamptons International Film Festival
Carter Burwell, Elizabeth Karlsen, Phyllis Nagy, Todd Haynes, and David Nugent share a laugh on stage during a post-screening discussion of the film.Jennifer Landes

A scene from "Born to Be Blue" Hamptons International Film Festival

Liev Schreiber, center, and John Slattery, right, welcomed a member of the "Spotlight" team to the stage on Saturday night. Jennifer Landes
The cast of "Spotlight" includes, from left, Michael Keaton, Liev Schreiber, Mark Ruffalo, Rachel McAdams, John Slattery, and Brian d'Arcy James.Hamptons International Film Festival
John Slattery being interviewed by News 12 on the red carpetMorgan McGivern
The panel after the film included members of the cast and crew. From left: Liev Schreiber, John Slattery, Michael Cyril Creighton, Josh Singer, and Tom McCarthy. David Nugent, far right, moderated. Jennifer Landes

Alec Baldwin and Dan Rather on Saturday Christopher Walsh
David Nugent, artistic director of the film festival, Dan Rather, and Alec Baldwin on the red carpet before the event.Christopher Walsh