2010 class film The Discoverers had its world premiere this weekend at The Hamptons International Film Festival. A bittersweet comedy about a dysfunctional family forced on a Lewis and Clark historical reenactment trek, the film was directed by Justin Schwartz and stars Griffin Dunne, Madeleine Martin and Cara Buono. For more information please visit the film's official website.
Also premiering at HIFF is Jyllian Gunther's documentary The New Public, which was a 2011 TEC class film and was edited by Penelope Falk (Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work). The film follows students, teachers and parents during the first four years of a public high school in a struggling Brooklyn community. Please visit the film's official website for more information.