THE GRINCH

| 2018 | 1 hr 45 mins. | | , ,

Saturday December 08, 2018, 4:00 PM
Sunday December 09, 2018, 3:30 PM,

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
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The Grinch and his loyal dog, Max, live a solitary existence inside a cave on Mount Crumpet. His main source of aggravation comes during Christmastime when his neighbors in Whoville celebrate the holidays with a bang. When the Whos decide to make Christmas bigger and brighter, the disgruntled Grinch realizes there is…

BURNING

| 2018 | 2 hrs 28 mins. | | ,
A Film by Lee Chang-dong

Wednesday December 12, 2018, 7:30 PM
Thursday December 13, 2018, 7:30 PM
Sunday December 16, 2018, 7:30 PM

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
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A Film by Lee Chang-dong

Starring Steven Yeun

BURNING tells the story of three individuals and a mysterious incident they experience. Jongsu bumps into an old friend, Haemi, on a part-time delivery job. Haemi asks Jongsu to take care of her cat while she leaves on a trip to Africa. When she returns, Haemi introduces Jongsu to Ben, a man…

THE MET Encore: THE MAGIC FLUTE (die zauberflöte)

| 2018 | 120 minutes | |
Written by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Friday December 28, 2018, 1:00pm ,
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$15 child age 14 or younger
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Written by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Golda Schultz as Pamina , Kathryn Lewek as The Queen of the Night, Charles Castronovo as Tamino, and Markus Werba as Papageno

The Magic Flute (German: Die Zauberflöte), K. 620, is an opera in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart to a German libretto by Emanuel Schikaneder. Separately, then together, Tamino and Pamina undergo severe trials of initiation, which end in triumph, with the Queen and her cohorts vanquished.  Tony Award winner Julie Taymor’s…

MARIA BY CALLAS

| 2018 | 1 hr 53 mins. | |

Thursday December 13, 2018, 4:00 PM
Friday December 14, 2018, 4:00 PM
Thursday December 20, 2018, 4:00 PM

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Tom Volf’s MARIA BY CALLAS is the first film to tell the life story of the legendary Greek/American opera singer completely in her own words. Told through performances, TV interviews, home movies, family photographs, private letters and unpublished memoirs-nearly all of which have never been shown to the public-the film reveals the…

SHOPLIFTERS

| 2018 | 2 hrs. | | ,
A film by Kore-Eda Hirokazu.

Friday December 21, 2018,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
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A film by Kore-Eda Hirokazu.

Somewhere in Tokyo, Osamu Shibata and his wife Nobuyo live in poverty. While Osamu receives occasional employment and Nobuyo has a low-paying job, the family relies in large part on the grandmother’s pension. As he is shoplifting for groceries with his son, Shota, they discover Yuri, a homeless girl. Osamu takes her…

THE FAVOURITE

, , | 2018 | 2 hrs. | | ,
A film by Yorgos Lanthimos

Friday December 21, 2018,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
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A film by Yorgos Lanthimos

Starring Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz

In the early 18th century, England is at war with the French. Nevertheless, duck racing and pineapple eating are thriving. A frail Queen Anne occupies the throne, and her close friend Lady Sarah governs the country in her stead while tending to Anne’s ill health and mercurial temper. When a new servant,…

WIDOWS

| 2018 | 2 hrs 10 mins. | | , , ,
A Film by Steve McQueen

Friday December 07, 2018, 4:00 PM
Saturday December 08, 2018, 7:00 PM
Monday December 10, 2018, 7:00 PM

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
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A Film by Steve McQueen

Starring Viola Davis and Michelle Rodriguez

A police shootout leaves four thieves dead during an explosive armed robbery attempt in Chicago. Their widows — Veronica, Linda, Alice and Belle — have nothing in common except a debt left behind by their spouses’ criminal activities. Hoping to forge a future on their own terms, Veronica joins forces with the…

BOY ERASED – Last showing!

| 2018 | 1 hr 54 mins. | |

Wednesday December 05, 2018, 7:30 PM
Thursday December 06, 2018, 4:00 PM,

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Starring Lucas Hedges, Russell Crowe and Nicole Kidman

Jared Eamons, the son of a small-town Baptist pastor, must overcome the fallout after being outed as gay to his parents. His father and mother struggle to reconcile their love for their son with their beliefs. Fearing a loss of family, friends and community, Jared is pressured into attending a conversion therapy…

LOBSTER WAR

, | 2018 | | , ,
Directed by David Abel and Andy Laub

Saturday December 08, 2018, 4:00 pm,
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Directed by David Abel and Andy Laub

LOBSTER WAR is an award-winning feature documentary about a conflict between the United States and Canada over waters that both countries have claimed since the end of the Revolutionary War. The disputed 277 square miles of sea, known as the Gray Zone, were traditionally fished by US lobstermen. But as the Gulf…

ROMA

, | 2018 | 2 hrs 15 mins. | |
A film by Alfonso Cuarón

Saturday November 24, 2018, 7:30 pm
Sunday November 25, 2018, 4:00 pm,

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A film by Alfonso Cuarón

The most personal project to date from Academy Award-winning director and writer Alfonso Cuarón (Gravity, Children of Men, Y Tu Mama Tambien), ROMA follows Cleo (Yalitza Aparicio), a young domestic worker for a family in the middle-class neighborhood of Roma in Mexico City. Delivering an artful love letter to the women who…

GREEN BOOK

| 2018 | 2 hrs 10 mins. | | ,
Directed by Peter Farrelly

Friday December 14, 2018, 7:30 PM
Saturday December 15, 2018, 7:30 PM
Sunday December 16, 2018, 4:00 PM

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
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Directed by Peter Farrelly

Starring Mahershala Ali and Viggo Mortensen

Dr. Don Shirley (Mahershala Ali) is a world-class African-American pianist who’s about to embark on a concert tour in the Deep South in 1962. In need of a driver and protection, Shirley recruits Tony Lip (Viggo Mortensen), a tough-talking bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx. Despite their differences, the two…

BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY

| 2018 | 2 hrs 13 mins. | | , ,
Directed by Bryan Singer

Sunday December 09, 2018, 6:00 PM
Tuesday December 11, 2018, 7:00 PM,

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Directed by Bryan Singer

Starring Rami Malek

Bohemian Rhapsody is a foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury. Freddie defied stereotypes and shattered convention to become one of the most beloved entertainers on the planet. The film traces the meteoric rise of the band through their iconic songs and revolutionary sound. They reach…

Friday December 07, 2018, 4:00 PM,
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Starring Melissa McCarthy

In CAN YOU EVER FORGIVE ME?, Melissa McCarthy stars as Lee Israel, the best-selling celebrity biographer (and cat lover) who made her living in the 1970’s and 80’s profiling the likes of Katharine Hepburn, Tallulah Bankhead, Estée Lauder and journalist Dorothy Kilgallen. When Lee found herself unable to get published because she…

Friday December 07, 2018, 7:00 PM
Monday December 10, 2018, 4:00 PM,

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$7 child age 14 or younger
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Written by J.K. Rowling

Starring Eddie Redmayne, Johnny Depp and Jude Law

The second installment of the “Fantastic Beasts” series set in J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World featuring the adventures of magizoologist Newt Scamander. At the end of the first film, the powerful Dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald (Johnny Depp) was captured by MACUSA (Magical Congress of the United States of America), with the help of…

WILDLIFE

| 2018 | 104 mins. | |
Directed by Paul Dano

Monday November 12, 2018, 7:30pm (Capawock)
Tuesday November 13, 2018, 7:00pm (Capawock)
Wednesday November 14, 2018, 4:00pm (Film Center)

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Directed by Paul Dano
Written by Paul Dano and Zoe Kazan

Starring Carey Mulligan, Jake Gyllenhaal, Bill Camp, and Ed Oxenbould

Elegantly adapted from Richard Ford’s novel of the same name, Carey Mulligan (MUDBOUND, AN EDUCATION) delivers one of her finest performances to date as Jeanette, a complex woman whose self-determination and self-involvement disrupts the values and expectations of a 1960s nuclear family. Fourteen-year-old Joe played by newcomer Ed Oxenbould, is the only…

Wednesday November 28, 2018, 7:30 PM,
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Starring Hugo Weaving, James Frecheville, Stephen Rea

The Martha’s Vineyard Film Society will present an exclusive screening of the Irish film BLACK 47 on Wednesday, November 28th  at 7.30 pm in the MV Film Center. Opening reception in the film center lobby beginning at 6:45 p.m. Join Elaine Cawley Weintraub, Lara O’Brien, and Liam O’Callaghan in an authentic experience of Irish art, history and…

Wednesday May 22, 2019, 7:30 pm,
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Voyage through the masterpieces and obsessions of the genius and founder of Impressionism, Claude Monet. An art-world disruptor at the turn of the 20th century whose obsession with capturing light and water broke all convention, Monet revolutionized Modern Art with his timeless masterpieces. An in-depth, exclusive tour led by Monet scholars of…

Wednesday April 17, 2019, 7:30 pm,
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Eros and Psyche, recounts the start of the Vienna Secession, a magical art movement formed in the late 1890’s for art, literature and music, in which new ideas are circulated, Freud discovers the drives of the psyche, and women begin to claim their independence. It was a movement that marked a new era…

Wednesday March 13, 2019, 7:30 pm,
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Take an immersive journey through the life, works and struggles of the Italian master Michelangelo Merisi di Caravaggio.  Roberto Longhi, a Caravaggio expert, explores in the artist’s masterpieces the echo of personal experiences and the expression of the human state, both physical and emotional. These evocative moments — thanks to the use…

Tuesday November 06, 2018, 7:30 pm (Capawock)
Friday November 09, 2018, 4:00 pm (Capawock)
Saturday November 10, 2018, 7:30 pm (Capawock)

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Starring Steve Carell, Timothée Chalamet and Maura Tierney

Based on the best-selling pair of memoirs from father and son David and Nic Sheff, Beautiful Boy chronicles the heartbreaking and inspiring experience of survival, relapse, and recovery in a family coping with addiction over many years.

Wednesday December 12, 2018, 4:00 PM
Saturday December 15, 2018, 5:00 PM,

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Starring Alex Honnold

From award-winning documentary filmmaker E. Chai Vasarhelyi (“MERU”) and world-renowned photographer and mountaineer Jimmy Chin comes National Geographic Documentary Film’s FREE SOLO, a stunning, intimate and unflinching portrait of the free soloist climber Alex Honnold, as he prepares to achieve his lifelong dream: climbing the face of the world’s most famous rock…

FIRST MAN – Last Showing!

| 2018 | 138 mins. | | , ,
Directed by Damien Chazelle

Tuesday November 06, 2018, 4:00 pm (Capawock)
Friday November 09, 2018, 7:00 pm (Capawock)
Saturday November 10, 2018, 4:00pm

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Directed by Damien Chazelle

Starring Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy and Kyle Chandler

On the heels of their six-time Academy Award (R)-winning smash, La La Land, Oscar (R)-winning director Damien Chazelle and star Ryan Gosling reteam for First Man, the riveting story of NASA’s mission to land a man on the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the years 1961-1969. A visceral, first-person account, based…

Wednesday February 13, 2019, 7:30 pm,
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Take a fresh look at Van Gogh through the legacy of the greatest private collector of the Dutch artist’s work: Helene Kröller-Müller (1869-1939), one of the first to recognize the genius of Van Gogh. In the early 20th century, Kröller-Müller amassed nearly 300 of Van Gogh’s paintings and drawings now housed at her namesake…

THE HOUSE WITH A CLOCK IN ITS WALLS

| 2018 | 105 mins. | | , ,
Directed by Eli Roth

Friday October 12, 2018, 5:00 pm (Capawock)
Saturday October 13, 2018, 4:00 pm (Capawock)
Sunday October 14, 2018, 4:00 pm (Capawock)

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Directed by Eli Roth
Based on the Novel by John Bellairs

Starring Jack Black, Cate Blanchett and Owen Vaccaro

THE HOUSE WITH A CLOCK IN ITS WALLS is a family-friendly blend of humor and horror with an infectious sense of fun.  The magical adventure tells the spine-tingling tale of 10-year-old Lewis (Owen Vaccaro) who goes to live with his uncle in a creaky old house with a mysterious tick-tocking heart. But his new town’s…

Thursday November 29, 2018, 7:30 pm,
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$20 General Admission, $17 Member,
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Starring Kelli O'Hara and Ken Watanabe

The multi-award winning and critically acclaimed Lincoln Center Theater’s production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s The King And I comes to cinemas in this unmissable event recorded live from London’s iconic Palladium. Reprising her Tony Award-winning role, ‘Broadway musical’s undisputed Queen’ (The Sunday Times) Kelli O’Hara (Anna) takes to the stage alongside Tony and Oscar…

PICK OF THE LITTER

| 2018 | 81 mins. | |
Directed by Dana Nachman and Don Hardy Jr.

Wednesday October 03, 2018, 5:00 pm (Strand)
Friday October 05, 2018, 5:00 pm (Strand)
Saturday October 06, 2018, 4:00 pm (Capawock)

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Directed by Dana Nachman and Don Hardy Jr.

PICK OF THE LITTER follows a litter of puppies from the moment they’re born and begin their quest to become guide dogs for the blind. Cameras follow these pups through an intense two-year odyssey as they train to become dogs whose ultimate responsibility is to protect their blind partners from harm. All the fluffy…

DAMSEL

| 2018 | 113 mins. | | , , ,
Directed by David and Nathan Zellner

Wednesday October 03, 2018, 8:00 pm (Strand)
Thursday October 04, 2018, 5:00 pm (Strand)
Friday October 05, 2018, 8:00 pm (Capawock)

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Directed by David and Nathan Zellner

Starring Robert Pattinson and Mia Wasikowska

The beautifully filmed “Damsel” injects the western genre with a welcome dose of humor and some unexpected twists. Samuel Alabaster (Robert Pattinson), an affluent pioneer, ventures across the American Frontier to marry the love of his life, Penelope (Mia Wasikowska). As Samuel traverses the Wild West with a drunkard named Parson Henry (David Zellner) and a…

THE LAST SUIT (EL ÚLTIMO TRAJE)

| 2018 | 92 minutes | | ,
Directed by Pablo Solarz

Sunday October 14, 2018, 4:00 pm,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
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Directed by Pablo Solarz

MVIFF 2018 Audience Favorite returns. At 88, Abraham Bursztein is seeing his place in the world rapidly disappear. His kids have sold his Buenos Aires residence, set him up to move to a retirement home, and disagree on how to handle his fading health. But Abraham survived the Holocaust, made a successful…

WARREN MILLER’S FACE OF WINTER

| 2018 | 120 minutes (included intermission raffle drawings) | | ,

Saturday November 17, 2018, 7:30pm (Film Center),
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$25 General Admission, $22 MVFS Member
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If winter puts a smile on your face, it’s something you had in common with the late, great Warren Miller. The warm, witty, mildly eccentric godfather of the ski-and-ride film was the man who got us started on this long, crazy ride. This fall, don’t miss Volkswagen presents Warren Miller’s Face of…

LEAVE NO TRACE

| 2018 | 119 mins | |
Directed by Debra Granik

Sunday September 30, 2018, 4:00 pm (Capawock)
Tuesday October 02, 2018, 8:00 pm (Capawock),

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Directed by Debra Granik

Starring Thomasin Harcourt McKenzie and Ben Foster

Will (Ben Foster) and his teenage daughter, Tom (Thomasin Harcourt McKenzie), have lived off the grid for years in the forests of Portland, Oregon. When their idyllic life is shattered, both are put into social services. After clashing with their new surroundings, Will and Tom set off on a harrowing journey back…

LOVE, GILDA

| 2018 | 88 minutes | |
Directed by Lisa D'Apolito

Sunday September 30, 2018, 7:30 PM
Thursday October 04, 2018, 7:30 PM ,

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening or in Advance Online

Directed by Lisa D'Apolito

Starring: Gilda Gadner, Lorne Michaels, Chevy Chase, Amy Poehler, Bill Hader

In her own words, comedienne Gilda Radner looks back and reflects on her life and career. Weaving together her recently discovered audiotapes, interviews with her friends (Chevy Chase, Lorne Michaels, Laraine Newman, Paul Shaffer and Martin Short), rare home movies and diaries read by modern-day comedians inspired by Gilda (Bill Hader, Melissa…

TEA WITH THE DAMES

| 2018 | 83 Mins. | | ,
Directed by Roger Michell

Thursday October 25, 2018, 4:00 pm
Saturday October 27, 2018, 5:30 pm,

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Directed by Roger Michell

Dame Eileen Atkins, Dame Judi Dench, Dame Maggie Smith, & Dame Joan Plowright

MVIFF 2018 Audience Favorite returns. From time to time four old friends, all extraordinary actresses, meet up in the English countryside to gossip, to remember and to laugh. For once they let the cameras in… TEA WITH THE DAMES is a unique celebration of the lives and careers of four of our…

FAHRENHEIT 11/9 — LAST SHOWING!

| 2018 | 125 mins | |
Directed by Michael Moore

Wednesday October 10, 2018, 7:30 pm
Thursday October 11, 2018, 4:00 pm
Friday October 12, 2018, 4:00 pm

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Directed by Michael Moore

Michael Moore’s “FAHRENHEIT 11/9” is a provocative and comedic look at the times in which we live. It will explore the two most important questions of the Trump Era: How the f**k did we get here, and how the f**k do we get out? Filmmaker Michael Moore predicted that Donald Trump would…

THE OLD MAN AND THE GUN – Last Showing!

| 2018 | 93 mins | | , , ,
Directed by David Lowery

Wednesday November 14, 2018, 7:30 pm
Thursday November 15, 2018, 4:00 pm
Sunday November 18, 2018, 7:30 pm

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Directed by David Lowery

Starring Robert Redford, Casey Affleck, Danny Glover, Tika Sumpter, with Tom Waits and Sissy Spacek

THE OLD MAN & THE GUN is based on the true story of Forrest Tucker (Robert Redford), from his audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70 to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public.  Wrapped up in the pursuit are detective John Hunt (Casey…

Sunday October 28, 2018, 4:00 PM,
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$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
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Directed by Thomas Lüchinger

A Panel will be conducted after the film with: Moderator, Thomas Hallahan Sc. D., Executive Director of Hospice of Martha’s Vineyard Director: Thomas Lüchinger Caregivers Featured in Film: Ron Hoffman, Founder and Executive Director of Compassionate Care ALS, Alcio Braz, and Sonam Dolma* The film BEING THERE – DA SEIN portraits four people from…

Thursday September 27, 2018, 7:30pm
Friday September 28, 2018, 7:30pm
Saturday September 29, 2018, 7:30pm

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Film Lovers of Martha’s Vineyard can unite with an audience of over 100,000 film buffs in over 300 cinemas across 6 Continents during this week when the MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival screens at the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center. MANHATTAN SHORT announced the Final 9 for its 21st Annual Short Film Festival, a…

THE PREDATOR

| 2018 | 108 mins | | , ,
Directed by Shane Black

Tuesday September 25, 2018, 8:00 pm (Capawock)
Thursday September 27, 2018, 8:00 pm (Strand),

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
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Directed by Shane Black

With Boyd Holbrook, Trevante Rhodes, Jacob Tremblay, Keegan-Michael Key, and Olivia Munn

From the outer reaches of space to the small-town streets of suburbia, the hunt comes home. The universe’s most lethal hunters are stronger, smarter and deadlier than ever before, having genetically upgraded themselves with DNA from other species. When a boy accidentally triggers their return to Earth, only a ragtag crew of…

A SIMPLE FAVOR

| 2018 | 116 mins. | | , ,
Directed by Paul Feig

Friday October 12, 2018, 8:00 pm (Capawock)
Saturday October 13, 2018, 7:00 pm (Capawock)
Sunday October 14, 2018, 7:00 pm (Capawock)

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Directed by Paul Feig

Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively, Henry Golding, & Andrew Rannells

A stylish post-modern film noir directed by Paul Feig, centers around Stephanie (Anna Kendrick), a mommy blogger who seeks to uncover the truth behind her best friend Emily’s (Blake Lively) sudden disappearance from their small town. Stephanie is joined by Emily’s husband Sean (Henry Golding) in this thriller filled with twists and…

COLETTE – Last Showing!

, , | 2018 | 111 mins | | ,
Directed by Wash Westmoreland

Wednesday November 07, 2018, 4:00 pm,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Directed by Wash Westmoreland

Starring Keira Knightley, Dominic West and Eleanor Tomlinson

After marrying a successful Parisian writer known commonly as “Willy” (Dominic West), Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette (Keira Knightley) is transplanted from her childhood home in rural France to the intellectual and artistic splendor of Paris. Soon after, Willy convinces Colette to ghostwrite for him. She pens a semi-autobiographical novel about a witty and brazen…

A STAR IS BORN

| 2018 | 2 hrs 17 mins. | | , ,
Directed by Bradley Cooper

Monday October 29, 2018, 7:30 pm (Capawock Theater)
Tuesday October 30, 2018, 7:30 pm (Capawock Theater),

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Directed by Bradley Cooper

Starring Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper, Sam Elliott, Dave Chappelle, Andrew Dice Clay, Rebecca Field

In this new take on the tragic love story, Bradley Cooper plays seasoned musician Jackson Maine, who discovers–and falls in love with–struggling artist Ally (Lady Gaga). She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer… until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as…

THE WIFE

| 2018 | 100 minutes | |
Directed by Björn Runge

Thursday October 11, 2018, 7:30 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Directed by Björn Runge
Jane Anderson

Glenn Close, Jonathan Pryce, Christian Slater, Max Irons, Harry Lloyd

After nearly forty years of marriage, JOAN and JOE CASTLEMAN (Glenn Close and Jonathan Pryce) are complements. Where Joe is casual, Joan is elegant. Where Joe is vain, Joan is self-effacing. And where Joe enjoys his very public role as Great American Novelist, Joan pours her considerable intellect, grace, charm, and diplomacy…

Saturday September 09, 2017, 6:30PM,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
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From over 300+ entries our festival selection committee has chosen 9 finalists. We will screen each short film and our jury will select the “Best Overall” film at the conclusion of the program. The winning film will be shown again prior to the Closing Night film. 2018 MVIFF SHORT FILM SELECTIONS 1)…

MVIFF 2018: TEA WITH THE DAMES

| 2018 | 83 Mins. | | ,
Directed by Roger Michell

Sunday September 09, 2018,
$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 Roger Michell

Dame Eileen Atkins, Dame Judi Dench, Dame Maggie Smith, & Dame Joan Plowright

From time to time four old friends, all extraordinary actresses, meet up in the English countryside to gossip, to remember and to laugh. For once they let the cameras in… TEA WITH THE DAMES is a unique celebration of the lives and careers of four of our most iconic actresses; Dame Eileen…

Saturday September 08, 2018, 4:00 PM (Capawock Theater),
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
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Directed by Iram Haq

Sixteen-year-old Nisha lives a double life. When out with her friends, she’s a regular Norwegian teenager. At home with her family, she is the perfect Pakistani daughter. When her father catches her alone with her boyfriend, Nisha’s two worlds brutally collide. To set an example and escape the judgment of their peers,…

Friday September 07, 2018, 9:15 PM,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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directed by Milad Alami

Ardalan Esmaili, Lars Brygmann, Austa Lea Jespersen

An intense drama about a young Iranian desperate to meet a woman who can provide a “paper marriage” so he can stay in Denmark. Then he falls in love—just as his past catches up with him.   Winner of top prizes at international film festivals in Taipei, Palm Springs, Warsaw, Tbilisi, and…

MVIFF 2018: PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF DESIRE

| 2018 | 95 minutes | |
directed by Hao Wu

Saturday September 08, 2018, 9:00pm,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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directed by Hao Wu

An entire generation has come of age on social media and virtual relationships are replacing real-life human connections. And China has taken it to an extreme. Here, live streaming has become the most popular online entertainment for hundreds of millions. Young performers earn as much as US$150,000 a month singing, dancing or…

Saturday September 08, 2018, 4:30PM (Film Center),
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Curated by BILL PLYMPTON

A collection of some of the world’s best new short animated films from acclaimed animators curated by Bill Plympton. The MV International Film Festival will present a display of animated shorts with a showcase curated by Bill Plympton, Academy Award-nominated animator recently garnered national attention with his short films “Trump Bites” ran…

MVIFF 2018: MAKALA

| 2018 | 96 mins. | |
Directed by Emmanuel Gras

Friday September 07, 2018, 4:00 pm,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Emmanuel Gras

Kabwita Kasongo, Lydie Kasongo

In Congo, a young peasant dreams of a better future for his loved ones. His only wealth lies in the strength of his arms, the bushland around him and his strong will. Set out on dangerous and exhausting roads in order to trade the fruit of his work, he discovers the value…

MVIFF 2018: CLOSING NIGHT FILM: ORECCHIE + Closing Party at La Soffitta

| 2018 | 90 minutes | |
directed by Alessandro Aronadio

Sunday September 09, 2018, 4:30pm (Capawock),
$45 General Admission, $40 Member
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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directed by Alessandro Aronadio

ORECCHIE (EARS) will be preceded by a showing of the “Best Overall” Short Film from Saturday’s Juried Competition.  After the film, patrons are encouraged to join us for our Closing Night Party at La Soffitta Restaurant on Main Street.  This dark comedy begins when a man wakes up with a low ringing…

Wednesday August 29, 2018, 7:30 PM,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
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Directed by Julie Taymor

Evan Rachel Wood and Jim Sturgess

“‘Across the Universe’ was created around the extraordinary, time-defying music of The Beatles,” said Taymor. “Thirty-three songs of Lennon, McCartney, and Harrison not only drive the story but provide the voices of the characters and content of the times.” Propelled by such unforgettable songs as “Hey Jude” and “All You Need Is Love,” all performed by…

Saturday September 08, 2018, 6:30PM,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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From over 300+ entries our festival selection committee has chosen 11 finalists. We will screen each short film and our jury will select the “Best Overall” film at the conclusion of the program. The winning film will be shown again prior to the Closing Night film. 2018 MVIFF SHORT FILM FINALISTS 1)…

Thursday September 06, 2018, 5:30pm,
$85 General Admission, $75 Member
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Andrew van Baal
Written by Luis Deveze & Andrew van Baal

Starring: Luis Deveze, Alejandro Edda, Anneris Mercedes, Kristine Veta

On Opening Night of the Festival, enjoy meeting fellow festival attendees and special guests inside a tented reception, from 5:30-7:30 PM, on the beautiful water-front lawn adjacent to Ferryboat Pond, just off Beach Road at the Tisbury Marketplace.   We’ll be serving wines, beer ( Festival sponsor OUR MARKET) and Mexican inspired appetizers…

MVIFF 2018: SMUGGLING HENDRIX

| 2018 | 93 mins.,
Directed by Marios Piperides

Friday September 07, 2018, 7:30pm (Capawock),
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Marios Piperides
Written by Marios Piperides

Yiannis, a fading musician, is planning to leave crisis-ridden Cyprus for a better life abroad. His plans are put on hold when his dog Jimi runs away and crosses the UN buffer zone that divides the “Greek” from the “Turkish” side of the island. Since animal exchange between the two “sides” is…

Friday September 07, 2018, 4:30pm (Capawock),
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Gustavo Pizzi
Gustavo Pizzi, Karine Teles

Irene, 38 years old, is married to Klaus, 45. They live in Petrópolis, a small city in the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro, and have four children. Fernando (16); Rodrigo (10), and the twins (5). The couple has been struggling for years to finish building their new house. Irene works as an…

Saturday September 08, 2018, 7:00pm,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Hong Sang-soo
Hong Sang-soo

In Claire’s Camera, a philandering film director is again a major plot point and Kim Minhee, again the star. But this time the mood is light and airy as a summer breeze, thanks in large part to a lively performance from Isabelle Huppert (The Piano Teacher, Elle). Huppert plays Claire, a school…

Friday September 07, 2018, 7:00pm,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Hong Sang-soo
Hong Sang-soo

South Korean Master Hong Sangsoo’s 21st feature as director, The Day After, is a mordantly comic tale of infidelity and mistaken identity. Book publisher Bongwan’s (Kwon Haehyo) marriage is on the rocks after his wife (Cho Yunhee) discovers the affair he’s been having with his assistant (Kim Saebyuk). Now that relationship is…

Sunday September 09, 2018, 12:00pm,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Pablo Solarz
Pablo Solarz

At 88, Abraham Bursztein is seeing his place in the world rapidly disappear. His kids have sold his Buenos Aires residence, set him up to move to a retirement home, and disagree on how to handle his fading health. But Abraham survived the Holocaust, made a successful life in a foreign land,…

CRAZY RICH ASIANS — Last Showing!

2018 | 120 minutes | |
Jon M. Chu

Sunday September 16, 2018, 4:00pm (Strand)
Wednesday September 19, 2018, 5:00pm (Strand),

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Jon M. Chu

Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Michelle Yeoh

With a terrific cast and a surfeit of visual razzle dazzle, Crazy Rich Asians takes a satisfying step forward for screen adaptation (based on best selling novel) while deftly drawing inspiration from the classic — and still effective — rom-com formula.   “Crazy Rich Asians” follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu (Wu) as she accompanies her longtime…

Sunday September 09, 2018, 2:15pm (Capawock),
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Emil Ben-Shimon
Shlomit Nehama

The women in an Orthodox Jewish community in Jerusalem are appalled when their synagogue gets a strict new rabbi who preaches rigid gender roles. The ladies soon decide to fight back against his ultratraditionalist beliefs, while raising money to repair the “women’s balcony” in the synagogue. Evelin Hagoel, Igal Naor, Orna Banay,…

MVIFF 2018: OH LUCY!

| 2018 | 96 minutes | | ,
Atsuko Hirayanagi

Saturday September 08, 2018, 9:15pm (Capawock),
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Atsuko Hirayanagi
Atsuko Hirayanagi

Setsuko is a single, emotionally unfulfilled woman, seemingly stuck with a drab, meaningless life in Tokyo. At least until she’s convinced by her niece, Mika to enroll in an unorthodox English class that requires her to wear a blonde wig and take on an American alter ego named “Lucy.” This new identity…