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Hamptons International Film Festival Day 2 highlights include 'Mandela' and more
Friday is the festival’s traditional quiet day, at least in terms of celebrity appearances and panel discussions. The screening schedule, however, is packed as always. Here are a few highlights:
"CAPITAL," 1 p.m. at UA East Hampton. The latest from political filmmaker Costa-Gavras is a thriller set in the world of international banking.
"TIM’S VERMEER," 4 p.m. at UA East Hampton. Teller, of Penn and Teller, directed this documentary about a man who goes to extraordinary to lengths to discover how Vermeer painted his works.
"MANDELA: LONG WALK TO FREEDOM," 4:30 p.m. at Guild Hall. Idris Elba plays the South African revolutionary and President Nelson Mandela.
"THE INVISIBLE WOMAN," 8:30 p.m. at Guild Hall. Director Ralph Fiennes is scheduled to host a screening of his film about Charles Dickens’ affair with a younger woman.