Friday June 14, 2013, 7:30 PM,
$12 General Admission, $7 Member (Free with Festival Pass)
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening - buy at center or click link to buy online

Directed by Ryan White

Special introduction by Ray Whitaker, mvyradio’s “Just Four Guys”. ‘Good Ol’ Freda’ tells the story of Freda Kelly, a shy Liverpudlian teenager asked to work for a young local band hoping to make it big: the Beatles. As the Beatles’ fame multiplies, Freda bears witness to music and cultural history but never exploits…

Friday June 14, 2013, 4:00 PM,
$12 General Admission, $7 Member (Free with Festival Pass)
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening - buy at center or click link to buy online

Pre-show performance by the Featherstone Uke Jam The ukulele is often regarded as a punch line more than a musical instrument; the diminutive four-stringed relative of the guitar rose to popularity when Hawaiian music became a fad in the early 20th Century, but it fell out of popularity with the rise of rock…

Friday July 12, 2013, 7:30 PM,
$100 per ticket, advance purchase recommended
Doors Open 30 min. prior to screening - Buy online and at Center (if tickets remain)

A Benefit for Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Film followed by discussion with Judy Belushi Pisano & friends. Catered event. For more information please contact: ncoogan@mvcommunityservices.com   John Belushi: Dancing on the Edge Sweet and wild…raw and explosive… John Belushi didn’t just act, he set off sparks. On his thirtieth birthday, he was…

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Friday June 14, 2013,
$12 General Admission, $7 Member (Access with Festival Pass)
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening - buy at center or online now

FILM+MUSIC – Exploring music and culture through film The MV Film Society will be presenting a weekend of documentaries features that celebrate the convergence of music, culture, and film. In collaboration with MVY Radio.     Music and film flow naturally together. Our first-ever Film + Music Festival will bring you closer…

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Sunday May 26, 2013, 4:00 pm,
$10 Suggested Donation
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to performance - buy at center

Rock Musician Jonathan Auerbach Produces and Performs a Musical Tribute Marking Memorial Day on Martha’s Vineyard to Salute America’s Troops In honor of Memorial Day and the men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our nation, local Massachusetts Veterans, from WWII to Afghanistan, will attend a benefit…

MUD – encore audience favorite

| 2013 | 130 mins | |
Jeff Nichols

Tuesday July 16, 2013, 7:30 PM,
$12 General Admission, $7 Member
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening - buy at center

Jeff Nichols
Jeff Nichols

Mud is an adventure about two boys, Ellis and his friend Neckbone, who find a man named Mud hiding out on an island in the Mississippi. Mud describes fantastic scenarios-he killed a man in Texas and vengeful bounty hunters are coming to get him. He says he is planning to meet and…

WAGNER & ME

| 2010 | 89 mins | |

Friday May 24, 2013, 6:00 pm,
$10 General Admission, $7 Member
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening - buy at center

CLASSIC MUSIC AT THE FILM CENTER The newest addition to the popular new Martha’s Vineyard Film Society theater in Vineyard Haven, a dazzling white grand piano, will be put to the test on Friday, May 24, when MVCMS Artistic Director, pianist Delores Stevens, and violist Lila Brown will present a 30 minute…

GOOD MORNING

| 1959 | 93 mins | |
Yasujirô Ozu

Wednesday May 22, 2013, 7:30 pm,
$10 General Admission, $7 Member
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening - buy at center

Yasujirô Ozu
Yasujirô Ozu

Ozu’s hilarious Technicolor reworking of his silent I Was Born, But . . . , Good Morning (Ohayô) is the story of two young boys in suburban Tokyo who take a vow of silence after their parents refuse to buy them a television set. Shot from the perspective of the petulant brothers,…

IN THE HOUSE

| 2013 | 105 mins | | ,
François Ozon

Thursday May 23, 2013, 7:30 pm,
$10 General Admission, $7 Member
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening - buy at center

François Ozon

A sixteen-year-old boy insinuates himself into the house of a fellow student from his literature class and writes about it in essays for his French teacher. Faced with this gifted and unusual pupil, the teacher rediscovers his enthusiasm for his work, but the boy’s intrusion will unleash a series of uncontrollable events.

Friday May 17, 2013, 4:00 PM, 7:30 PM,
$10 General Admission, $7 Member
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening - buy at center

To celebrate Siddhārtha Gautama Buddha birthday this year on May 17th, the Film Center is collaborating with a number of individuals and organizations to present two films that deal with the teachings of Buddhism in the West. Our program will begin at 4:00 pm with the screening of CRAZY WISDOM: Crazy Wisdom…