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Tuesday August 18, 2015, 7:30PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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The Vineyard’s past comes alive in five short films that capture important issues and times in American life using seldom-seen historical images and first-person accounts from Island people. The stories include Civil Rights activities, an early African-American church, the Island’s Deaf Community, the Shearer Summer Theater, and the founding of the MV…

ME AND EARL AND THE DYING GIRL

| 2015 | 104 minutes | |
Directed by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon

Tuesday June 16, 2015, 7:30PM,
MEMBER EVENT
Sneak Preview - Free Admission for MVFS Members, limit to one or two tickets based on your membership
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Directed by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon

THOMAS MANN, OLIVIA COOK, RJ CYLER, with NICK OFFERMAN, MOLLY SHANNON, JON BERNTHAL, and CONNIE BRITTON

Winner of the Grand Jury Prize and the Audience Award at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, ME AND EARL AND THE DYING GIRL (based on the book by Jesse Andrews) is the uniquely funny, moving story of Greg (Thomas Mann), a high school senior who is trying to blend in anonymously, avoiding…

Classic Film Night: SUDDENLY

1954 | 75 minutes | | , ,
Directed by Lewis Allen

Wednesday May 27, 2015, 7:30PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Lewis Allen

FRANK SINATRA, STERLING HAYDEN, JAMES GLEASON, NANCY GATES

In advance of a presidential visit to the small town of Suddenly, California, a trio of FBI agents enters the Benson family’s home to assess potential security risks. Once inside, leader John Baron (Frank Sinatra) reveals himself as a psychopathic assassin, and he kidnaps the family in order to use their house…

GOOD KILL

| 2015 | 100 minutes | | , ,
Directed by Andrew Niccol

Saturday May 30, 2015, 6:30PM
Sunday May 31, 2015, 9:00PM
Tuesday June 02, 2015, 6:30PM

$12 General Admission, $9 Member
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Andrew Niccol

ETHAN HAWKE, JANUARY JONES

In the shadowy world of drone warfare, combat unfolds like a video game-only with real lives at stake. After six tours of duty, Air Force pilot Tom Egan (Ethan Hawke) yearns to get back into the cockpit of a real plane, but he now fights the Taliban from an air-conditioned box in…

I AM BIG BIRD: The Carroll Spinney Story

| 2015 | 90 minutes | |
Directed by Chad N. Walker, Dave LaMattina

Thursday May 28, 2015, 7:30PM
Friday May 29, 2015, 4:00PM,

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Chad N. Walker, Dave LaMattina

CARROLL SPINNEY, FRANK OZ, JIM HENSON

For 45 years, Caroll Spinney has been beloved by generations of children as the man behind Sesame Street’s Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch – and at 80 years old, he has no intention of stopping. A loving portrait of the man in the yellow suit, I AM BIG BIRD features extraordinary…

HAVANA CURVEBALL

, , | 2014
Directed by Marcia Jarmel & Ken Schneider

Sunday June 14, 2015, 7:30PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Marcia Jarmel & Ken Schneider

Enjoy (2) 5-minute videos of Alan Brigish’s photography from a recent trip to Cuba, the new baseball movie HAVANA CURVEBALL, and a Q&A afterwards with Alejandro Carreño. Mica, is a classic young teen. Enthusiastic. Idealistic. Dreaming baseball. At 13, he is studying for his Bar Mitzvah, the Jewish coming of age rite. An…

FAR FROM THE MADDING CROWD

, | 2015 | 119 minutes | | ,
Directed by Thomas Vinterberg

Friday May 29, 2015, 7:30PM
Saturday May 30, 2015, 7:30PM
Sunday May 31, 2015, 4:00PM

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Thomas Vinterberg

CAREY MULLIGAN, TOM STURRIDGE, MATTHIAS SCHOENAERTS, MICHAEL SHEEN

Based on the literary classic by Thomas Hardy, FAR FROM THE MADDING CROWD is the story of independent, beautiful and headstrong Bathsheba Everdene (Carey Mulligan), who attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel Oak (Matthias Schoenaerts), a sheep farmer, captivated by her fetching willfulness; Frank Troy (Tom Sturridge), a handsome and reckless Sergeant;…

Ophelia

Monday July 27, 2015, 7:30PM
Tuesday July 28, 2015, 7:30PM,

SPECIAL EVENT
$25 General Admission, $20 Member
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AUDEN THORNTON, JENNY ALLEN

In this exploration of Shakespeare’s Hamlet, it is Ophelia’s ghost that haunts the grounds and winds her way into the hearts and souls of Elsinore.  When the ghost prowls Elsinore Castle on an island in the North Atlantic reality warps and new horizons come into view, both alluring and chilling.   Will…

Thursday June 25, 2015, 7:30PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$30 General Admission, $25 MVFS Member, $15 for youth age 14 or under
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Directed by Lon Chaney and Rupert Julian

LON CHANEY, MARY PHILBIN, NORMAN KERRY

Lon Chaney’s iconic portrayal of a horribly disfigured composer who leads a menacing existence in the catacombs beneath the Paris Opera House. Seeking the love of a beautiful young prima donna, he kidnaps her and holds her hostage in his lair. This very special screening will feature live accompaniment by the Berklee…

THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING

, | 2014 | 123 mins | | , ,
Directed by James Marsh

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$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Directed by James Marsh
Written by Anthony McCarten

Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, Tom Prior

Starring Eddie Redmayne (“Les Misérables”) and Felicity Jones (“The Amazing Spider-Man 2″), this is the extraordinary story of one of the world’s greatest living minds, the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde. Once a healthy, active young man, Hawking received an earth-shattering diagnosis…

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$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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  Click below for a PDF download of 2014 Festival Film Schedule 2014 Festival Film Schedule   The entire festival program is now available as a supplement in the MV Times newspaper (August 28th) and at various locations around the island. You can also drop by the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center to…

Monday May 25, 2015
Tuesday May 26, 2015,

No Film Tonight
Film Center is Closed on Monday and Tuesday