ScreenDaily is reporting that “About Time” will get a special screening during the festival in honor of the lifetime achievement award that the producers are receiving.
Working Title Films co-chairs Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner will receive the Hamptons International Film Festival’s (HIFF) Golden Starfish Award for Lifetime Achievement on October 12.
The event will be the centrepiece HIFF and BAFTA New York’s second Focus On UK Film series highlighting new UK productions featuring notable British talent.
As part of the tribute, Focus On UK Film will host a screening of Working Title’s new Richard Curtis rom-com About Time starring Domhnall Gleeson, Rachel McAdams and Bill Nighy.
The festival runs from October 10-14. For more information about the festival be sure to head over to the official website. The movie is selected for the New York Film Festival and it will screen October 1st and 2nd.