ONE OF HIS FILMS TO SCREEN, & WILL BE IN CONVERSATION WITH HIFF CO-CHAIR ALEC BALDWIN
Brian De Palma will be honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 27th Annual Hamptons International Film Festival, which will run October 10-14 this year. Hamptons International Film Festival's Kristin McCracken shared the news this morning:
HIFF 2019 will honor legendary director Brian De Palma with a Lifetime Achievement Award, along with a special screening of one of his many award-winning films. De Palma will also participate in a A Conversation With… at the festival with Festival co-chair Alec Baldwin.
Brian De Palma is an American film director and screenwriter. Some of his notable directing credits include BLOW OUT, SCARFACE, THE UNTOUCHABLES, CASUALTIES OF WAR, CARLITO’S WAY, CARRIE and MISSION IMPOSSIBLE.
"Brian De Palma’s filmography suggests one word: excitement. Few directors in movie history have generated the kinds of feelings found in Brian’s films,” said HIFF Co-Chairman Alec Baldwin. “Although he often worked with big stars and great writers, Brian is responsible for most of the excitement in his films."