MR. HOLMES

| 2015 | 105 minutes | | ,
Directed by Bill Condon

Thursday August 27, 2015, 7:30pm (Film Center),
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Directed by Bill Condon

SIR IAN MCKELLEN, LAURA LINNEY, HIROYUKI SANADA, MILO PARKER

MR. HOLMES is a new twist on the world’s most famous detective. 1947, an aging Sherlock Holmes returns from a journey to Japan, where, in search of a rare plant with powerful restorative qualities, he has witnessed the devastation of nuclear warfare. Now, in his remote seaside farmhouse, Holmes faces the end…

ROSENWALD

| 2015 | 96 mins | |
Directed by Aviva Kempner

Wednesday September 02, 2015, 7:30pm (Film Center),
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Directed by Aviva Kempner

Aviva Kempner’s ROSENWALD is the incredible story of Julius Rosenwald, who never finished high school, but rose to become the President of Sears. Influenced by the writings of the educator Booker T. Washington, this Jewish philanthropist joined forces with African American communities during the Jim Crow South to build over 5,300 schools during…

BEST OF ENEMIES

| 2015 | 87 min | |
Directed by Morgan Neville and Robert Gordon

Sunday September 06, 2015, 7:30pm,
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Directed by Morgan Neville and Robert Gordon

In the summer of 1968, television news changed forever. Dead last in the ratings, ABC hired two towering public intellectuals to debate each other during the Democratic and Republican national conventions. William F. Buckley, Jr. was a leading light of the new conservative movement. A Democrat and cousin to Jackie Onassis, Gore…

Tuesday August 04, 2015, 7:30PM (Film Center),
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Directed by David Holbrooke

THE DIPLOMAT tells the remarkable story of the life and legacy of Ambassador Richard Holbrooke, whose singular career spans fifty years of American foreign policy from Vietnam to Afghanistan. Told through the perspective of his eldest son David, the documentary takes you behind the scenes of high stakes diplomacy where peace is…

Wednesday August 12, 2015, 8:00pm (Strand),
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Get ready for endless laughs and…well…possibly a few split sides, as the Martha’s Vineyard Film Society continues its diverse summer program with stand-up comedians Tom Hayes and Will Noonan of the Headliners Comedy Club. Many of the Headliners Comedy Club comedians have appeared on a national stage, including Comedy Central and XM…

Thursday August 06, 2015, 7:30PM (Film Center),
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Directed by Phillip Baribeau

UNBRANDED the Film is more than a documentary. It’s an adventure, a message, and a wakeup call for better land and wild horse management. Follow along as Ben Masters, Ben Thamer, Jonny Fitzsimons, and Thomas Glover travel 3,000 miles from Mexico to Canada through the deepest backcountry in the American West on wild…

DIGGING FOR FIRE

| 2015 | 85 minutes | | ,
Directed by Joe Swanberg

Monday September 07, 2015, 7:00PM (Strand),
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Directed by Joe Swanberg

JAKE JOHNSON, ROSEMARIE DEWITT, ORLANDO BLOOM, BRIE LARSON, SAM ROCKWELL, ANNA KENDRICK, MIKE BIRBIGLIA

Young married couple Tim and Lee have planted the seeds of a family in their East L.A. duplex. Three years after the birth of their son, they’re still adjusting to the joy and pain of life with kid, navigating potty talk at the dinner table, disagreeing over preschools, and putting off doing…

The 9:49 Show– FIGHT CLUB

1999 | 139 minutes | | ,
Directed by David Fincher

Thursday July 16, 2015, 9:49PM (Film Center),
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Directed by David Fincher

EDWARD NORTON, BRAD PITT, HELENA BONHAM CARTER

The 9:49 Show — The Early Late-Night Movie. Game show, late-night entertainment and cult movie — all-in-one! In this darkly comic drama, Edward Norton stars as a depressed young man (named in the credits only as “Narrator”) who has become a small cog in the world of big business. He doesn’t like his work…

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Directed by Liz Garbus

A documentary using never-before-heard recordings, rare archival footage and her best-known songs. “What Happened, Miss Simone?” tells the story behind the life and legend of Nina Simone, an American singer, pianist, and civil rights activist labeled the “High Priestess of Soul.”   Filmmaker Liz Garbus (“Brain Imaging,” “What Is Addiction?”) co-founded Moxie Firecracker,…

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM

| 2015 | 250 minutes
Directed by Julie Taymor

Thursday October 08, 2015, 7:30pm (Film Center),
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Directed by Julie Taymor

The play presents love in all its glory, warts and all: Love at first sight, innocent love, love twisted by the mind, by drugs, by lust, by jealousy, by a marriage on the rocks and even violence. Once a year, there is a day of midsummer madness, that Shakespeare was riffing off…

DOPE

| 2015 | 115 minutes | | ,
Directed by Rick Famuyiwa

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SHAMEIK MOORE, KIERSEY CLEMONS, TONY REVOLORI, ZOË KRAVITZ, KIMBERLY ELISE, CHANEL IMAN, TYGA, BLAKE ANDERSON, A$AP ROCKY

A critical hit and audience favorite out of the Sundance Film Festival, in DOPE, Malcolm (Shameik Moore) is carefully surviving life in a tough neighborhood in Los Angeles while juggling college applications, academic interviews, and the SAT. A chance invitation to an underground party leads him into an adventure that could allow…

MINIONS

| 2015 | 91 Minutes | |
Directed by Pierre Coffin and Kyle Balda

Monday August 17, 2015, 4:00PM (Strand),
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Directed by Pierre Coffin and Kyle Balda

PIERRE COFFIN, SANDRA BULLOCK, JON HAMM, MICHAEL KEATON, ALLISON JANNEY, STEVE COOGAN, STEVE CARELL

The story of Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment’s Minions begins at the dawn of time. Starting as single-celled yellow organisms, Minions evolve through the ages, perpetually serving the most despicable of masters. Continuously unsuccessful at keeping these masters-from T. rex to Napoleon-the Minions find themselves without someone to serve and fall into…

The 9:49 Show– MONTY PYTHON’S LIFE OF BRIAN

1979 | 92 minutes | |
Directed by Terry Jones

Thursday July 09, 2015, 9:49PM (Film Center),
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Directed by Terry Jones

GRAHAM CHAPMAN, JOHN CLEESE, TERRY GILLIAM, ERIC IDLE, TERRY JONES, MICHAEL PALIN

The 9:49 Show — The Early Late-Night Movie. Game show, late-night comedy and cult movie — all-in-one! This week’s theme: RELIGIOUS SATIRE. Monty Python delivers the group’s sharpest and smartest satire of both religion and Hollywood’s epic films with the story of Brian Cohen, born in a stable in Bethlehem right next door…

MAX

2015 | 111 minutes | | ,
Directed by Boaz Yakin

Sunday July 05, 2015, 7:00PM (Strand)
Monday July 06, 2015, 6:30PM (Capawock)
Wednesday July 08, 2015, 8:30PM (Capawock)

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Directed by Boaz Yakin

THOMAS HADEN CHURCH, JOSH WIGGINS, LUKE KLEINTANK, LAUREN GRAHAM, ROBBIE AMELL

After U.S. Marine Kyle Wincott is killed in Afghanistan, Max, his highly trained service dog, is too traumatized to remain in service. Back in the U.S., Kyle’s family adopts the dog, but teenage brother Justin (Josh Wiggins) has problems of his own and doesn’t want the animal. However, Max may be Justin’s…

I’LL SEE YOU IN MY DREAMS

| 2015 | 95 minutes | | ,
Directed by Brett Haley

Thursday September 03, 2015, 7:30pm (Film Center),
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Directed by Brett Haley

BLYTHE DANNER, MARTIN STARR, SAM ELLIOTT, JUNE SQUIBB, RHEA PERLMAN, MARY KAY PLACE, MALIN AKERMAN

In this vibrant, funny, and heartfelt film, a widow and former songstress discovers that life can begin anew at any age. With the support of three loyal girlfriends (June Squibb, Rhea Perlman, and Mary Kay Place), Carol (Blythe Danner) decides to embrace the world, embarking on an unlikely friendship with her pool…

MAGIC MIKE XXL

| 2015 | 115 minutes | | ,
Directed by Gregory Jacobs

Wednesday July 15, 2015, 9:30PM (Strand)
Thursday July 16, 2015, 9:00PM (Capawock),

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Directed by Gregory Jacobs

  Three years after Mike bowed out of the stripper life at the top of his game, he and the remaining Kings of Tampa hit the road to Myrtle Beach to put on one last blow-out performance.

TED 2

2015 | 115 minutes | |
Directed by Seth MacFarlane

Thursday July 09, 2015, 9:30PM (Strand),
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Directed by Seth MacFarlane

Newlywed couple Ted and Tami-Lynn want to have a baby, but in order to qualify to be a parent, Ted will have to prove he’s a person in a court of law.

TERMINATOR GENISYS

| 2015 | 119 minutes | | ,
Directed by Alan Taylor

Wednesday July 15, 2015, 9:00PM (Capawock),
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Directed by Alan Taylor

EMILIA CLARKE, JASON CLARKE, JAI COURTNEY, ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER, JK SIMMONS

When John Connor (Jason Clarke), leader of the human resistance, sends Sgt. Kyle Reese (Jai Courtney) back to 1984 to protect Sarah Connor (Emilia Clarke) and safeguard the future, an unexpected turn of events creates a fractured timeline. Now, Sgt. Reese finds himself in a new and unfamiliar version of the past,…

JURASSIC WORLD

2015 | 123 minutes | | , , ,
Directed by Colin Trevorrow

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Directed by Colin Trevorrow

CHRIS PRATT, BRYCE DALLAS HOWARD, VINCENT D'ONOFRIO, NICK ROBINSON, TY SIMPKINS, BD WONG

Steven Spielberg returns to executive produce the long-awaited next installment of his groundbreaking Jurassic Park series, JURASSIC WORLD. Colin Trevorrow directs the epic action-adventure based on characters created by Michael Crichton. The screenplay is by Rick Jaffa & Amanda Silver and Derek Connolly & Trevorrow, and the story is by Rick Jaffa…

KEEP ON KEEPIN’ ON

2014 | 86 minutes | |
Directed by Alan Hicks

Sunday June 28, 2015, 4:00PM (Film Center),
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Directed by Alan Hicks

FEATURING CLARK TERRY, JUSTIN KAUFLIN, GWEN TERRY, QUINCY JONES

Shot over the course of five years by first time filmmaker Al Hicks, KEEP ON KEEPIN’ ON depicts the remarkable story of 93-year-old jazz legend Clark Terry. A living monument to the Golden Era of Jazz, Terry – a mentor to Miles Davis – is among the few performers ever to have…

MAD MAX: FURY ROAD

2015 | 120 minutes | | ,
Directed by George Miller

Wednesday June 24, 2015, 7:00PM (Strand)
Thursday June 25, 2015, 9:30PM (Strand),

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Directed by George Miller

TOM HARDY, CHARLIZE THERON, NICHOLAS HOULT,

From director George Miller, originator of the post-apocalyptic genre and mastermind behind the legendary “Mad Max” franchise, comes MAD MAX: FURY ROAD, a return to the world of the Road Warrior, Max Rockatansky. Haunted by his turbulent past, Mad Max believes the best way to survive is to wander alone. Nevertheless, he becomes…

RESULTS

| 2015 | 105 minutes | |
Directed by Andrew Bujalski

Friday June 19, 2015, 7:30PM (Film Center)
Saturday June 20, 2015, 7:30PM (Film Center)
Sunday June 21, 2015, 4:00PM (Film Center)

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Directed by Andrew Bujalski

GUY PIERCE, COBIE SMULDERS, KEVIN CORRIGAN

Recently divorced, newly rich, and utterly miserable, Danny (Kevin Corrigan) would seem to be the perfect test subject for a definitive look at the relationship between money and happiness. Danny’s well-funded ennui is interrupted by a momentous trip to the local gym, where he meets self-styled guru/owner Trevor (Guy Pearce) and irresistibly…

INSIDE OUT

| 2015 | 102 minutes | | ,
Directed by Pete Docter and Ronaldo Del Carmen

Sunday September 06, 2015, 4:00pm,
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Directed by Pete Docter and Ronaldo Del Carmen

AMY POEHLER, PHYLLIS SMITH, BILL HADER, LEWIS BLACK, MINDY KALING

Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it’s no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like all of us, Riley is guided by her emotions – Joy (Amy Poehler), Fear (Bill Hader), Anger (Lewis Black), Disgust (Mindy…

MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S TANGO

, , | 2013 | 84 minutes | | ,
Directed by Viviane Blumenschein

Friday June 26, 2015, 9:30PM (Film Center),
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Directed by Viviane Blumenschein

WALTER "CHINO" LABORDE, DIEGO "DIPI" KVITKO, MAESTRO PABLO GRECO, AKI KAURISMÄKI

Spanish, Finnish, German with English subtitles. A Finnish saying goes: “Rather a man with a runny nose than a man with a hollow laugh.” Finns have a quirky sense of humour – and they are also a bit shyer than other people. They only become talkative after the third beer or so,…

CARTEL LAND Q&A w/ Director Matthew Heineman

| 2015 | 98 minutes | | ,
Director Matthew Heineman

Friday August 14, 2015, 7:30pm (Film Center),
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Director Matthew Heineman

In the Mexican state of Michoacán, Dr. Jose Mireles, a small-town physician known as “El Doctor,” leads the Autodefensas, a citizen uprising against the violent Knights Templar drug cartel that has wreaked havoc on the region for years. Meanwhile, in Arizona’s Altar Valley – a narrow, 52-mile-long desert corridor known as Cocaine…

SLOW WEST

2015 | 84 minutes | | , ,
Directed by John Maclean

Wednesday June 17, 2015, 6:30PM
Saturday June 20, 2015, 9:00PM (Capawock)
Monday June 22, 2015, 7:00PM (Strand)

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Directed by John Maclean

MICHAEL FASSBENDER, KODI SMIT-MCPHEE, BEN MENDELSOHN, CAREN PISTORIOUS

At the end of the nineteenth century, 16-year-old Jay Cavendish (Kodi Smit-McPhee) journeys across the American frontier in search of the woman he loves. He is joined by Silas (Michael Fassbender), a mysterious traveler, and hotly pursued by an outlaw along the way.

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Thursday June 25, 2015
Friday June 26, 2015
Saturday June 27, 2015,

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All-Access pass gives you access to the Opening Night reception and film, as well as selecting to attend any festival film we screen throughout the duration of the festival. You get to select your tickets by email and we’ll reserve them for you for pick up at the Box Office. ALL-ACCESS FESTIVAL…

ORION: THE MAN WHO WOULD BE KING

| 2015 | 89 minutes | | ,
Directed by Jeanie Finlay

Saturday June 27, 2015, 7:30PM (Film Center),
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Directed by Jeanie Finlay

JIMMY ELLIS, SHELBY SINGLETON, JIM ELLIS JR., NANNETTE USELTON CLARK, NANCY CROWSON, NICK SCOTT PETTA

Come ready to do your best Elvis impersonation!  The audience member who best impersonates The King (dress included) will be given complimentary tickets to a future film. ORION: THE MAN WHO WOULD BE KING, a film by Jeanie Finlay tells the story of Jimmy Ellis – an unknown singer plucked from obscurity and…

ROOTED IN PEACE

2015 | |
Directed by Greg Reitman

Wednesday July 15, 2015, 7:30PM (Film Center),
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Directed by Greg Reitman

Special post-screening Q&A with director Greg Reitman. ROOTED IN PEACE challenges viewers to examine their values as Americans and human beings. Today we are at war within ourselves, with our environment, and with the world. Director and award-winning filmmaker Greg Reitman (SUNDANCE Audience Award 2008 for FUEL) invites viewers on a film journey…

LANDFILL HARMONIC

2015 | 84 minutes | | ,
Directed by Brad Allgood and Graham Townsley

Sunday June 28, 2015, 7:30PM (Film Center),
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Directed by Brad Allgood and Graham Townsley

LANDFILL HARMONIC follows the Recycled Orchestra of Cateura, a Paraguayan musical youth group of kids that live next to one of South America’s largest landfills. This unlikely orchestra plays music from instruments made entirely out of garbage. When their story goes viral, the orchestra is catapulted into the global spotlight. With the guidance of…

BRASIL BAM BAM BAM: THE STORY OF SONZEIRA

, , | 2014 | 75 minutes | | ,
Directed by Charlie William Inman and Benjamin Holman

Saturday June 27, 2015, 4:00PM (Film Center),
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Directed by Charlie William Inman and Benjamin Holman

At a time when corruption and football are top of everyone’s minds, BRASIL BAM BAM BAM: THE STORY OF SONZEIRA will take you on a journey to the heart of what really made Brasil famous. From Bossa to Samba to Batucada to Baile Funk, Rio’s sounds have enchanted audiences worldwide since the 1950s….

THE WRECKING CREW

2015 | 95 minutes | | ,
Directed by Denny Tedesco

Friday June 26, 2015, 7:30PM (Film Center),
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Directed by Denny Tedesco

What the Funk Brothers did for Motown…The Wrecking Crew did, only bigger, for the West Coast Sound. Six years in a row in the 1960’s and early 1970’s, the Grammy for “Record of the Year” went to Wrecking Crew recordings. And now, THE WRECKING CREW tells the story in pictures and that…

ENTOURAGE

| 2015 | 105 minutes | |
Directed by Doug Ellin

Tuesday June 16, 2015, 6:30PM,
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Directed by Doug Ellin

KEVIN CONNOLLY, ADRIAN GRENIER, KEVIN DILLON, JERRY FERRARA, JEREMY PIVEN

ENTOURAGE,” the much-anticipated big-screen version of the award-winning hit HBO series, reunites the show’s original cast, led by Kevin Connolly, Adrian Grenier, Kevin Dillon, Jerry Ferrara and Jeremy Piven. Movie star Vincent Chase (Grenier), together with his boys, Eric (Connolly), Turtle (Ferrara) and Johnny (Dillon), are back…and back in business with super…

SPY

| 2015 | 117 minutes | | ,
Directed by Paul Feig

Friday July 17, 2015, 9:30PM (Strand)
Sunday July 19, 2015, 9:30PM (Strand)
Tuesday July 21, 2015, 9:00PM (Capawock)

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Directed by Paul Feig

MELISSA MCCARTHY, JASON STATHAM, ROSE BYRNE, BOBBY CANNAVALE, ALLISON JANNEY, CURTIS "50 CENT" JACKSON, MIRANDA HART, JUDE LAW

Susan Cooper (Melissa McCarthy) is an unassuming, deskbound CIA analyst, and the unsung hero behind the Agency’s most dangerous missions. But when her partner (Jude Law) falls off the grid and another top agent (Jason Statham) is compromised, she volunteers to go deep undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms…

Sunday June 28, 2015, 1:00pm (Capawock - Rainy Day special),

From Disney comes two-time Oscar winner Brad Bird’s riveting, mystery adventure TOMORROWLAND, starring Academy Award winner George Clooney. Bound by a shared destiny, former boy-genius Frank (Clooney), jaded by disillusionment, and Casey (Britt Robertson), a bright, optimistic teen bursting with scientific curiosity, embark on a danger-filled mission to unearth the secrets of an…

LOVE & MERCY

| 2015 | 120 minutes | |
Directed by Bill Pohlad

Friday September 04, 2015, 7:30pm (Film Center),
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Directed by Bill Pohlad

ELIZABETH BANKS, JOHN CUSACK, PAUL DANO, PAUL GIAMATTI

LOVE & MERCY presents an unconventional portrait of Brian Wilson, the mercurial singer, songwriter and leader of The Beach Boys. Set against the era-defining catalog of Wilson’s music, the film intimately examines the personal voyage and ultimate salvation of the icon whose success came at extraordinary personal cost.

New York Film Critics Premiere: BOULEVARD

| 2015 | 88 minutes | |
Directed by Dito Montiel

Wednesday July 08, 2015, 7:30PM (Film Center),
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Directed by Dito Montiel

ROBIN WILLIAMS, KATHY BAKER, BOB ODENKIRK

Robin Williams stars in his last film as Nolan Mack, a man who has worked at the same bank for almost 26 years in a life of monotony. He and his wife Joy (Kathy Baker) have embraced their marriage as a convenient distraction from facing reality. However one day, what starts as…

PITCH PERFECT 2

2015 | 114 minutes | | ,
Directed by Elizabeth Banks

Thursday June 11, 2015, 6:30PM,
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Directed by Elizabeth Banks

ANNA KENDRICK, REBEL WILSON, HAILEE STEINFELD, BRITTANY SNOW, SKYLAR AUSTIN, ADAM DEVINE, ANNA CAMP

It’s been three years since the Barden Bellas (Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson) became the first all-female group to win a national title. All seems well until a botched Lincoln Center performance for the president leads to a scandal that strips them of their performing duties, causing internal tension and strife. With the…

IRIS

| 2015 | 80 minutes | |
Directed by Albert Maysles

Sunday June 14, 2015, 4:00PM,
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Directed by Albert Maysles

IRIS APFEL

IRIS pairs legendary 87-year-old documentarian Albert Maysles with Iris Apfel, the quick-witted, flamboyantly dressed 93-year-old style maven who has had an outsized presence on the New York fashion scene for decades. More than a fashion film, the documentary is a story about creativity and how, even in Iris’ dotage, a soaring free…

PETER AND JOHN

| 2015 | |
Directed by Jay Craven

Monday July 06, 2015, 7:30PM (Film Center)
Tuesday July 07, 2015, 7:30PM (Film Center),

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Directed by Jay Craven

CHRISTIAN COULSON, SHANE PATRICK KEARNS, DIANE GUERRERO, JACQUELINE BISSET, GORDON CLAPP

SPECIAL GUEST: Director Jay Craven will join us for both showings for a Q&A after the movie. Guy de Maupassant’s 19th century seaside novel, Pierre et Jean, is widely credited for changing the course of narrative fiction. The book introduced intense psychological complexity into its naturalistic depiction of a family brought to…

VINEYARD VOICES FILMS in collaboration with the MV MUSEUM

| Various | 87 minutes | |
Linsey Lee, MV Museum
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Saturday December 05, 2015, 4:00PM (Film Center),
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Linsey Lee, MV Museum

  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…

JAWS – 40th Anniversary of its release by Universal

| 1975 | 124 minutes | | , ,
Directed by Steven Spielberg

Saturday June 20, 2015, 6:30PM (Capawock), 9:30PM (Strand),
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6:30PM at the Capawock
9:30PM at the Strand

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Directed by Steven Spielberg

ROY SCHEIDER, ROBERT SHAW, RICHARD DREYFUSS, LORRAINE GARY

Two Shows/Two Theaters — The Capawock Theater at 6:30 PM, The Strand Theater in Oak Bluffs at 9:30 PM. Directed by Academy Award® winner Steven Spielberg, JAWS set the standard for edge-of-your seat suspense quickly becoming a cultural phenomenon and forever changing the movie industry. When the seaside community of Amity finds…

ME AND EARL AND THE DYING GIRL

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

Thursday July 16, 2015, 7:30PM (Film Center)
Monday July 20, 2015, 9:00PM (Capawock)
Thursday July 23, 2015, 9:00PM (Capawock)

$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 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

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

Friday June 05, 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 | 85 mins | |
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

Wednesday June 17, 2015, 7:30pm
Saturday June 20, 2015, 4:00PM (Film Center),

$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;…

Classic Film Night: CINEMA PARADISO

1988 | 86 minutes | | , ,
Directed by Giuseppe Tornatore

Wednesday May 20, 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 Giuseppe Tornatore

SALVATORE CASCIO, PHILLIPPE NOIRET, JACQUES PERRIN, MARCO LEONARDI, AGNESE NANO, BRIGITTE FOSSEY

Sponsored by the Richard Lounsbery Foundation CINEMA PARADISO is the beautiful, enchanting story of a young boy’s lifelong love affair with the movies. Set in an Italian village, Salvatore finds himself enchanted by the flickering images at the Cinema Paradiso, yearning for the secret of the cinema’s magic. When the projectionist, Alfredo, agrees…

Thursday May 14, 2015, 7:30PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admission at 6:30PM
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Amy Flannery and Tory Salvia

MATT RUTHERFORD

RED DOT ON THE OCEAN is the story of Matt Rutherford, a severely troubled youth, who became a sailing legend. Departing Annapolis, MD in a scrappy old 27-foot fiberglass sloop without fanfare, 30-year-old Rutherford braved the icebergs of the arctic and mountainous waves of Cape Horn to become the only person to ever…

Classic Film Night: LAST TANGO IN PARIS

1973 | 129 minutes | | ,
Directed by Bernardo Bertolucci

Wednesday May 13, 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 Bernardo Bertolucci

MARLON BRANDO, MARIA SCHNEIDER

Penetrate the moody, sensual world of LAST TANGO IN PARIS, and prepare yourself for “the most controversial film of its era” (Leonard Maltin). Nominated for two Academy Awards® for Director (Bernardo Bertolucci) and Actor (Marlon Brando) and exuding a sexual energy unlike any film before or after, this is the scintillating classic…

ABOUT ELLY

| 2015 | 119 minutes | | ,
Directed by Asghar Farhadi

Sunday May 17, 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 Asghar Farhadi

GOLSHIFTEH FARAHANI, TARANEH ALIDOOSTI, SHAHAB HOSSEINI, MANI HAGHIGHI, MERILA ZAREI, PEYMAN MOAADI, AHMAD MEHRANFAR, RANA AZADIVAR, SABER ABAR

From the Academy Award winning director of A SEPARATION comes this gripping mystery set among a group of old friends on a holiday retreat. With the return of their close friend Ahmad from Germany, a group of former college pals decide to reunite for a weekend outing by the Caspian Sea. The…

EX MACHINA

| 2015 | 108 minutes | | , ,
Directed by Alex Garland

Thursday June 25, 2015, 7:00PM (Strand),
$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 Alex Garland

ALICIA VIKANDER, OSCAR ISAAC, DOMHNALL GLEESON

Alex Garland, writer of 28 Days Later and Sunshine, makes his directorial debut with the stylish and cerebral thriller, EX MACHINA. Caleb Smith (Domhnall Gleeson), a programmer at an internet-search giant, wins a competition to spend a week at the private mountain estate of the company’s brilliant and reclusive CEO, Nathan Bateman…

CLOUDS OF SILS MARIA

| 2015 | 124 minutes | |
Directed by Olivier Assayas

Friday May 15, 2015, 4:00PM
Saturday May 16, 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 Olivier Assayas

JULIETTE BINOCHE, KRISTEN STEWART, CHLOË GRACE MORETZ

Maria Enders (Juliette Binoche) is an actress at the peak of her international career who is asked to perform in a revival of the play that made her famous twenty years earlier. Back then she played the role of Sigrid, an alluring young woman who disarms and eventually drives her boss Helena…

Thursday June 25, 2015, 7:15PM (Film Center),
SPECIAL EVENT
$30 General Admission, $25 MVFS Member, $15 for youth age 14 or under
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Lon Chaney and Rupert Julian

LON CHANEY, MARY PHILBIN, NORMAN KERRY

Opening wine reception (no food) at 6:30PM. Performance at 7:15PM. 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…

Tuesday May 12, 2015, 7:30PM,
$20 General Admission, $18 Member
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Amy Berg

DIANE LANE, ELIZABETH BANKS, DAKOTA FANNING, DANIELLE MACDONALD

EVERY SECRET THING is a psychological crime thriller produced byAcademy Award-winning actress Frances McDormand (FARGO). Directed by Amy J. Berg (DELIVER US FROM EVIL, WEST OF MEMPHIS) and written by Nicole Holofcener (FRIENDS WITH MONEY, ENOUGH SAID), it is based on a 2004 novel of the same name by New York Times best-selling…

The Secret Life of Conch

Wednesday April 22, 2015, 7:30PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
FREE ADMISSION
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening

Documentary filmmakers Ken Wentworth and Liz Witham are excited to announce a special Earth Day Premiere of Sustainable Vineyard Episodes at the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center. The films are each between 10-16 minutes long and will be followed by a Q&A with people featured in each episode. Description of episodes: THE SECRET…

WHILE WE’RE YOUNG

2015 | 94 minutes | | ,
Directed by Noah Boaumbach

Thursday May 07, 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 Noah Boaumbach

BEN STILLER, NAOMI WATTS, AMANDA SEYFRIED, ADAM DRIVER

Noah Boaumbach’s comedy WHILE WE’RE YOUNG stars Ben Stiller and Naomi Watts as Josh and Cornelia, a childless New York married couple in their mid-forties. As their other friends all start having children, the couple gravitates toward a young hipster couple named Jamie (Adam Driver) and Darby (Amanda Seyfried). He’s an aspiring…

TIMBUKTU

| 2015 | 97 minutes | |
Directed by Abderrahmane Sissako

Saturday April 18, 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 Abderrahmane Sissako

IBRAHIM AHMED

2015 Academy Award Nominee for Best Foreign Language Film! Not far from Timbuktu, now ruled by the religious fundamentalists, Kidane lives peacefully in the dunes with his wife Satima, his daughter Toya, and Issan, their twelve-year-old shepherd. In town, the people suffer, powerless, from the regime of terror imposed by the Jihadists…

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Saturday May 23, 2015, 7:30 PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$20 General Admission, $15 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger (Includes clips of SEASONS)
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Join for a champagne reception beginning at 6:30 PM in our film center lobby. Live piano music.  SPECIAL GUEST: Producer/Director Jacques Perrin will attend.   Mr. Perrin will also premiere advance clips from his newest film SEASONS, which will be released by Sony Picture Classics in December 2015.  There will be a…