MANCHESTER BY THE SEA

| 2016 | 135 minutes | |
Directed by Kenneth Lonergan

Friday December 16, 2016, 7:30PM,
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Directed by Kenneth Lonergan
Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Kyle Chandler, Gretchen Mol, Lucas Hedges

In MANCHESTER BY THE SEA, the latest film from award-winning writer and director Kenneth Lonergan, the life of a solitary Boston janitor is transformed when he returns to his hometown to take care of his teenage nephew. The story of the Chandlers, a working-class family living in a Massachusetts fishing village for…

NOCTURNAL ANIMALS

| 2016 | 115 minutes | | , ,
Directed by Tom Ford

Friday December 09, 2016, 8:15PM,
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Directed by Tom Ford
Amy Adams, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Shannon, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Isla Fisher, Armie Hammer, Laura Linney, Andrea Riseborough, Michael Sheen

Winner of the Grand Jury Prize at the 2016 Venice International Film Festival. From writer/director Tom Ford comes a haunting romantic thriller of shocking intimacy and gripping tension that explores the thin lines between love and cruelty, and revenge and redemption. Academy Award nominees Amy Adams and Jake Gyllenhaal star as a…

Saturday December 10, 2016, 7:30PM ONLY!,
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ALLIED

, | 2016 | 124 minutes | | , , ,
Directed by Robert Zemeckis

Friday December 02, 2016, 8:15pm
Saturday December 03, 2016, 7:00pm
Sunday December 04, 2016, 4:00pm

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Directed by Robert Zemeckis

Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard, Jared Harris, Simon McBurney, Lizzy Caplan

Max Vatan (Brad Pitt) and Marianne Beauséjour (Marion Cotillard) are World War II operatives who never reveal their true identities. After falling in love during a risky mission, they hope to leave all that double-dealing behind them and start new lives. Instead, suspicion and danger envelop their marriage as both husband and…

ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY

| 2016 | 13 minutes | | , ,
Directed by Gareth Edwards

Thursday December 15, 2016, 7:00PM,
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Directed by Gareth Edwards

Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk, Jiang Wen, Forest Whitaker

From Lucasfilm comes the first of the Star Wars standalone films, ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY, an all-new epic adventure. In a time of conflict, a group of unlikely heroes band together on a mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire’s ultimate weapon of destruction. This key…

ARRIVAL

| 2016 | 116 minutes | | , ,
Directed by Denis Villeneuve

Wednesday November 30, 2016, 7:30pm
Friday December 02, 2016, 7:30pm
Saturday December 03, 2016, 7:30pm

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Directed by Denis Villeneuve

Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker, Michael Stuhlbarg, Tzi Ma

When mysterious spacecraft touch down across the globe, an elite team–lead by expert linguist Louise Banks (Amy Adams)–are brought together to investigate. As mankind teeters on the verge of global war, Banks and the team race against time for answers–and to find them, she will take a chance that could threaten her…

JACKIE

, , | 2016 | 95 minutes | | , ,
Directed by Pablo Larraín

Friday January 13, 2017,
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Directed by Pablo Larraín

Natalie Portman, Greta Gerwig, Peter Sarsgaard, Max Casella, Beth Grant, Billy Crudup, Richard E. Grant, John Hurt

JACKIE is a searing and intimate portrait of one of the most important and tragic moments in American history, seen through the eyes of the iconic First Lady, then Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy (Natalie Portman). JACKIE places us in her world during the days immediately following her husband’s assassination. Known for her extraordinary…

THE EAGLE HUNTRESS

, , | 87 minutes | 87 minutes | |
Directed by Otto Bell

Friday December 16, 2016, 4:00pm,
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Directed by Otto Bell

Daisy Ridley (narrator), Aisholpan Nurgaiv

THE EAGLE HUNTRESS follows Aisholpan, a 13-year-old girl, as she trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her Kazakh family to become an eagle hunter, and rises to the pinnacle of a tradition that has been handed down from father to son for centuries. Set against the breath-taking expanse…

MOONLIGHT

| 2016 | 110 minutes | |
Directed by Barry Jenkins

Friday December 09, 2016, 7:30pm,
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Directed by Barry Jenkins

Trevante Rhodes, André Holland, Janelle Monáe, Ashton Sanders, Jharrel Jerome, Naomie Harris, Mahershala Ali

A timeless story of human connection and self-discovery, MOONLIGHT chronicles the life of a young black man from childhood to adulthood as he struggles to find his place in the world while growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami. At once a vital portrait of contemporary African American life and an…

OPERA: A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM

2017 | 100 minutes | | , ,
Composer Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Choreographer George Balanchine, Conductor Simon Hewett
midsummerposter

Sunday May 21, 2017, 1:00PM,
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Composer Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Choreographer George Balanchine, Conductor Simon Hewett

Numerous choreographers have delved into Shakespeare to find dramatic material for their ballets, beginning with Jean-Georges Noverre, an ardent defender of the “action ballet” and Marius Petipa, who was the first to use Mendelssohn’s stage music. George Balanchine, who also loved the score, would prove no exception. In 1962 he created his…

OPERA: THE ABDUCTION FROM THE SERAGLIO

2014 | 180 minutes | | , ,
Conductor Philippe Jordan, Director Zabou Breitman

Sunday March 12, 2017, 12:00PM,
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Conductor Philippe Jordan, Director Zabou Breitman

Jürgen Maurer, Erin Morley, Anna Prohaska, Bernard Richter, Paul Schweinester, Lars Woldt

Sung in German. Die Entführung aus dem Serail was the first grand opera in the German language to be constructed as a Singspiel, the German theatrical form in which spoken and sung text alternate. At a period when the influence of the Ottoman Empire on its Austrian neighbor lent a certain Turkish…

Sunday April 23, 2017, 12:00PM,
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“I’ve no talent for life.” Just married. Bored already. Hedda longs to be free… Hedda and Tesman have just returned from their honeymoon and the relationship is already in trouble. Trapped but determined, Hedda tries to control those around her, only to see her own world unravel. Tony Award-winning director Ivo van…

NT LIVE: NO MAN’S LAND

2016 | 150 minutes | |
Directed by Sean Mathias

Sunday February 19, 2017, 1:00PM,
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Directed by Sean Mathias
Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Owen Teale, Damien Molony

Following their hit run on Broadway, Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart return to the West End stage in Harold Pinter’s NO MAN’S LAND, broadcast live to cinemas from Wyndham’s Theatre, London.  One summer’s evening, two aging writers, Hirst and Spooner, meet in a Hampstead pub and continue their drinking into the night at Hirst’s stately house nearby.  As the…

Sunday January 08, 2017, 12:00PM,
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Conductor Philippe Jordan

Anita Rachvelishvili, Aleksandrs Antonenko, Egils Silins, Nicolas Testé, Frédéric Guieu, John Bernard

Live filming of an October 2016 performance. Sung in French at the Opéra de Paris. Lightning streaks through the skies as Dalila declares her love to Samson in one of the finest arias of romantic opera. “My heart awakens to your voice like a flower to the kiss of dawn.” An enchanting yet…

Sunday December 18, 2016, 1:00PM,
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Liudmila Konovalova, Vladimir Shishov, Emilia Baranowicz, Davide Dato

The Nutcracker filmed live at the Vienna State Opera House. Tchaikovsky’s winter wonderland comes to life in this special production of The Nutcracker. Choreography by Rudolph Nureyev. Starring Liudmila Konovalova as Clara, and Vladimir Shishov as Drosselmeier and The Prince. From the Wiener Staatsballett. Act 1: 47 min | Act 2: 55…

LOVING

, | 2016 | 123 minutes | | ,
Written and Directed by Jeff Nichols

Wednesday November 30, 2016, 4:00pm
Thursday December 01, 2016, 7:30pm
Friday December 02, 2016, 4:00pm

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Written and Directed by Jeff Nichols

Joel Edgerton, Ruth Negga, Nick Kroll, Michael Shannon, Marton Csokas

From acclaimed writer/director Jeff Nichols, Loving celebrates the real-life courage and commitment of an interracial couple, Richard and Mildred Loving (portrayed by Joel Edgerton and Ruth Negga), who married and then spent the next nine years fighting for the right to live as a family in their hometown. Their civil rights case,…

FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM

, | 2016 | 132 minutes | | , , ,
Directed by David Yates

Tuesday November 29, 2016, 5:45PM, 8:15PM
Friday December 02, 2016, 5:45PM
Saturday December 03, 2016, 4:00PM

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Directed by David Yates
Written by JK Rowling

Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol. Ezra Miller, Samantha Morton, Jon Voight, Carmen Ejogo, Colin Farrell

There are growing dangers in the wizarding world of 1926 New York. Something mysterious is leaving a path of destruction in the streets, threatening to expose the wizarding community to the Second Salemers, a fanatical faction of No-Majs (American for Muggles) bent on eradicating them. And the powerful, dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald,…

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  Click below for a PDF download of 2015 Festival Film Schedule 2015 Festival Film Schedule   The entire festival program is now available as a supplement in the MV Times newspaper (September 4th) and at various locations around the island. You can also drop by the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center to…