Rajendra Roy will join the Hamptons Intl. Film Festival as director of programming for the event’s 10th anniversary year.
Currently manager of the film and media arts program at the Guggenheim Museum, Roy was also the executive director of Gotham’s MIX Festival, an experiment film showcase, from 1996-2000.
“Raj’s impressive programming background and his strong connections among the studio, indie and international film community will provide a terrific opportunity for this anniversary festival to be the most exciting one yet,” said Denise Kasell, fest’s executive director.
Running Oct. 16-20, fest and will feature retrospectives in addition to usual lineup of independent feature, short and documentary films.
For more information, call (212) 431-6292.