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A scene from "The Hate U Give"
Amagansett's Alec Baldwin, who is a co-chairman of the festival, is one of the stars of "The Public."

Julia Roberts and Lucas Hedges in a scene from "Ben Is Back," directed by Peter Hedges.

Alan Alda, who stood with David Nugent, left, at the 2015 festival, will receive this year's Dick Cavett Artistic Champion Award. Morgan McGivern
A scene from "Roll Red Roll"
"A Murder in Mansfield"

The Icebound frozen protein bar is being launched on the beaches of East Hampton and in South Fork specialty markets such as Sylvester's in Sag Harbor, where it has sold out once already. Randy Evans held a bar and sign recently in East Hampton.
A satisfied customer
Randy Evans, right, and Jordan Prosser in action on the beach

The tableau at top, “Last Train to New York, 1914,” alludes to the advent of the summer colony. Below, a dress from the “Collectors Cocktail Party” tableau dates from 1969, with the “Ladies Village Improvement Society 1916” vignette in the background. Durell Godfrey
In “Promenade 1910: Main Street,” a mother’s fancy day dress is featured with children’s clothes and other artifacts from the period.Durell Godfrey
Despite appearances to the contrary, the Revolutionary War-style uniform was made as a costume and is featured in a fictive float for “Fourth of July Parade 1915.”Durrell Godfrey

A scene from "The Happy Prince," Rupert Everett's film about Oscar Wilde's last years. Sony Pictures Classics
A scene from Michael Dweck's "The Last Race"Magnolia Pictures

Roy Lichtenstein's "Bedroom," a woodcut and screenprint, has a starting bid of $50,000. Watermill Center
"Kuchisake-Onna (Shape Shifter of Mouth Tear Woman)" by Masako Miki
Peter Beard's photograph "Kenya Bull Elephant Reaching for the Last Branch on a Tree"

Ross Bleckner's "Untitled" from 1995 Paddle8
Cornelia Foss's "Max and Flowers" from 2018Paddle8
April Gornik's "Hurricane Sea" from 2018Paddle8

Roy Lichtenstein's "Sea Shore," an oil and Magna painting on Plexiglas from 1964, is part of the Roy Lichtenstein Foundation's gift to the Whitney Museum of American Art. Roy Lichtenstein Foundation

"Chef Flynn" will conclude the HIFF SummerDocs series in August. Hamptons International Film Festival