Bringing The World To Hyannis and Hyannis To The World Through Great Cinema
HIFF MISSION STATEMENT
The mission of the Hyannis International Film Festival (HIFF) is to bring together filmmakers and film lovers from all over the world to enlighten, entertain and educate over a multi-day period of screenings, panels, and discussions at various venues in downtown Hyannis. The film festival will consist of an international film competition, a New England Filmmakers showcase, and a local history component. In addition, HIFF will have a year-round program of panel discussions, workshops, talks, special screenings and events focused on film and filmmaking that will take place throughout the year in Hyannis locations. It is the hope and objective of the HIFF founders and board members that HIFF becomes and remains a long-term cultural and economic asset bringing the world to Hyannis and Hyannis to the world through great cinema.
THE HIFF GOVERNING BOARD:
Dennis Colligan (President)
Adam Howard (Secretary)
Jane Walsh (Vice President)
THE HIFF ADVISORY BOARD:
Debra Hope Colligan
The following people were present at the
Founding Supporters meeting on May 16th, 2018.
Their early and continued support and input
is much appreciated.
These are the people that are shaping HIFF
and making it happen!
Rob Brennan – The CapeBuilt Companies
Debra Hope Colligan – Cape Cod Artist
Dennis Colligan – HIFF Founder
Sarah Colvin – Cape Media News Director
Adam Howard – Bonza Productions, Inc.
David Kaplan – Cape and Islands Theater Coalition
Carol Saunders – Director, Hyannis Public Library
Jen Villa – Love Live Local
Angela Welch – Editor, The Cape Cod Reporter
Elizabeth Wurfbain – Hyannis Main Street, Business Improvement District
There were several others that wanted to attend but could not for various reasons. They are “Founding Supporters in Spirit”.
Dennis Colligan –>IMDb Name Page