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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."

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

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

Keith Stanfield, Bel Powley, Morgan Freeman, Christopher Abbott, and Thomas Mann on the red carpet prior to the event Morgan McGivern photos
Bob Balaban and Peggy Siegel were in attendance.
Keith Stanfield and Morgan Freeman
Stuart Match Suna
Bel Powley

Charlie Kaufman, left, participated in a post-screening discussion with his co-director Duke Johnson and Tom Noonan, who voiced a majority of the characters in the film. Jennifer Landes
A still from the filmHamptons International Film Festival
Charlie Kaufman walking into the theaterMorgan McGivern
Tom Noonan and friend on the red carpetMorgan McGivern

Dennis Quaid plays Roger Charles in "Truth." He came to the festival opening night to talk about the film. Morgan McGivern
Left to right: Elisabeth Moss as Lucy Scott, Cate Blanchett as Mary Mapes, Topher Grace as Mike Smith and Dennis Quaid as Lt. Colonel Roger Charles Lisa Tomasetti, RatPac Truth LLC/Sony Pictures Classics
Bobby Flay, Anne Chaisson, and Josh CharlesMorgan McGivern
Brad Fischer, a producer of the filmMorgan McGivern
Blythe Danner and Stuart Match Suna, the outgoing chairman of the festival arrived at the red carpet on Thursday night.
David Nugent, Anne Chaisson, Dennis QuaidMorgan McGivern
In a panel after the film, Dennis Quaid joined Brad Fischer, James Vanderbilt, and David Nugent for a discussion of the film.Jennifer Landes
The after party at Club PhliippeMorgan McGivern

Dominick West and Ruth Wilson play lovers who meet in Montauk in the Showtime series "The Affair" Showtime