Denise Kasell is leaving her post as Executive Director of the Hamptons International Film Festival after taking the helm in 1998. "Denise's tenure has been a boon to the Hamptons Film Festival," stated Board Chair Stuart Match Suna in a prepared statement. "Through her efforts, the Festival has enhanced its standing in the international film community and has earned a solid footing as one of this country's foremost film events. The Board, Staff and I wish her well in all her future endeavors." The Hamptons International Film Festival is currently searching for an Executive Director to continue to elevate the stature of the Festival and boost its future fiscal growth; all inquiries and resumes can be sent to or call Beth Gilligan at (646)715-7461.