Hamptons Take 2 Documentary Film Festival, Bay St. Theatre
04:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Bay Street Theatre, Bay Street at Long Wharf, Sag Harbor, NY. 11963.
5th annual Hamptons Take 2 Documentary Film Festival showcases “all docs, all day” on Nov. 30 (3 films, 4:30-10 p.m.), Dec. 1 (10 films, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.), and Dec. 2 (6 films, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.) at Bay Street Theatre. Montauk-to-Manhattan focus. Post-event Q&As with directors, emceed by Bonnie Grice and Andrew Botsford. Audience award. Presenting sponsor, Bridgehampton Nat’l Bank. Full schedule at www.HT2FF.com. Gala Dec. 1, 6:30 p.m. honors PBS “American Masters” creator/exec. producer Susan Lacy of Sag Harbor, screening of her “Leonard Bernstein: Reaching for the Note,” intro by Bernstein’s daughter, Q&A with Lacy & three American Masters directors.
Opening film Nov. 30 is free screening of “The City Dark” (84 min.) by Ian Cheney, partly filmed in Montauk, on light pollution, Q&A with Dark Skies advocate Susan Harder. Then 6:45 p.m. “Long May You Shine” (43 min.) by director Mark Costello Higgins, about restoration of beautiful, Victorian Long Beach Bar Lighthouse in Greenport. Then 8:15 p.m. “Shelter Island: Art + Friendship + Discovery” (77 min.) by director Mike Canzoniero, about poignant relationship between Shelter Island gas station owner and outsider artist. Tickets $15, $13 seniors; $25 Gala; $100 full festival pass including Gala. Purchase online at www.HT2FF.com; at Bay Street Theatre, 631-725-9500, www.baystreet.org; or at Romany Kramoris Gallery, 41 Main St., Sag Harbor, 631-725-2499.