Film Guide 2019

Section
Special Screenings

This year’s special screenings include the SummerDocs Audience Award Winner and an iconic film from Lifetime Achievement Award winner Brian De Palma.

BLOW OUT

2019 Special Screenings | feature narrative | 108 min Presented in conjunction with this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award for Brian De Palma, HIFF is proud to present a special screening of the director’s 1981 suspense masterpiece. During a late-n …

Directed by Brian De Palma

MAIDEN

2019 Special Screenings | feature documentary | 97 min In 1989, 24-year-old Tracy Edwards made history when she enlisted her all-female sailing crew into the Whitbread Round the World Race, and blew away the sport’s male-only reputation in the process …

Directed by Alex Holmes