LIKE FATHER, LIKE SON

| 2013 | 120 mins | |
Hirokazu Koreeda

Friday June 13, 2014, 4:00 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Hirokazu Koreeda

Masaharu Fukuyama, Machiko Ono, Yôko Maki, and Rirî Furankî

Would you choose your natural child, or the one you believed was your own during six years together? Kore-eda Hirokazu, the acclaimed director of Nobody Knows and Still Walking, returns with another incredibly touching family drama, winner of the Jury Prize at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival. Following an unexpected phone call,…

Tuesday June 24, 2014, 7:30 pm,
SPECIAL EVENT
OUR SCREENING OF THE CHARLES W MORGAN tonight is SOLD OUT!
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening. If you do not already have a ticket, please do not come to the film center hoping to buy one at the door.

Bailey Pryor
Steve Jones

In collaboration with Mystic Seaport and SAIL MV the Film Center presents THE CHARLES W MORGAN. A one-hour documentary film, directed by five-time Emmy winner Bailey Pryor which will be aired by PBS affiliate stations across the nation, telling the extraordinary story of America’s last wooden whaleship and the incredible saga of…

ON MY WAY

| 2013 | 116 minutes | | , ,
Emmanuelle Bercot

Friday May 23, 2014, 4:00 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Emmanuelle Bercot
Emmanuelle Bercot, Jérôme Tonnerre

Catherine Deneuve, Nemo Schiffman, Gérard Garouste

Now in her early sixties, former beauty queen Bettie (Catherine Deneuve) finds herself jilted by her lover and left alone to deal with the financial problems facing her family’s restaurant. What begins as a quick drive to clear her head turns into a full-fledged road trip, and along the way there are…

Saturday May 10, 2014, 3:30pm,
SPECIAL EVENT
FREE
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
Reserve free tickets online now

Sean Fine, Andrea Nix

Join us at 3:30 pm for a pre-show reception and art viewing in the Feldman Family Artspace at the MV Film Center. Program and movie to follow at 4:30 pm. FREE ADMISSION. Come see the wonderful art that reflects our concerns of nature and ecology. “VCS celebrates its 50th year in 2015,”…

Classic Film Series: THREE COLORS – BLUE

| 1993 | 98 minutes | | ,
Krzysztof Kieslowski

Wednesday May 14, 2014, 7:30 pm,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Krzysztof Kieslowski
Krzysztof Kieslowski

Juliette Binoche, Zbigniew Zamachowski, Julie Delpy

For our Classic Film Series this week we will be showing BLUE, the first film in Krzysztof Kieslowski’s trilogy. The following two (WHITE and RED) will be shown the following Wednesdays in May. Please be sure to join us for each! The first chapter in Polish filmmaker Krzysztof Kieslowski’s “Three Colors” trilogy, Blue…

Wednesday May 07, 2014, 7:30 pm,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Kar Wai Wong
Kar Wai Wong

Brigitte Lin, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Tony Chiu Wai Leung

Wong Kar-Wai’s movie about two love-struck cops is filmed in impressionistic splashes of motion and color. The first half deals with Cop 223, who has broken up with his girlfriend of five years. He purchases a tin of pineapples with an expiration date of May 1 each day for a month. By…

Sunday May 18, 2014, 4 PM,
MEMBER EVENT
SPECIAL EVENT
FREE ADMISSION by online registration, seating is limited. Sponsored by WCAI and WGBH - American Experience
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
Reserve tickets online now - Two Ticket maximum per person.

Directed by Stanley Nelson
Written by Stanley Nelson

Robert Moses

Directed by award-winning documentary filmmaker and MacArthur “Genius” Fellow Stanley Nelson (Freedom Riders, The Murder of Emmett Till), FREEDOM SUMMER highlights an overlooked but essential element of the Civil Rights Movement: the patient and long-term efforts by both outside activists and local citizens in Mississippi to organize communities and register black voters…

Wednesday April 30, 2014, 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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Steven Spielberg
George Lucas
Lawrence Kasdan

Harrison Ford, Karen Allen, Paul Freeman

Indiana Jones (Harrison Ford) is no ordinary archeologist. When we first see him, he is somewhere in the Peruvian jungle in 1936, running a booby-trapped gauntlet (complete with an over-sized rolling boulder) to fetch a solid-gold idol. He loses this artifact to his chief rival, a French archeologist named Belloq (Paul Freeman),…

PARTICLE FEVER

| 2014 | 99 minutes | | ,
Mark Levinson

Sunday May 04, 2014, 4:00 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Mark Levinson

Martin Aleksa, Nima Arkani-Hamed, Savas Dimopoulos

Imagine being able to watch as Edison turned on the first light bulb, or as Franklin received his first jolt of electricity. For the first time, a film gives audiences a front row seat to a significant and inspiring scientific breakthrough as it happens. Particle Fever follows six brilliant scientists during the…

BELLE

| 2014 | 105 minutes | | , ,
Amma Asante

Friday July 04, 2014, 9:15 pm
Saturday July 05, 2014, 7:30 PM,

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening. Tickets available online now or at the door

Amma Asante
Misan Sagay
Damian Jones

Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Tom Wilkinson, Emily Watson, Sarah Gadon, Penelope Wilton, Miranda Richardson, Tom Felton, Sam Reid and Matthew Goode

This film is inspired by the true story of Dido Elizabeth Belle, the illegitimate mixed race daughter of Admiral Sir John Lindsay. Raised by her aristocratic great-uncle Lord Mansfield and his wife, Belle’s lineage affords her certain privileges, yet her status prevents her from the traditions of noble social standing. While her…