THE HUNT – Academy Award Nominated Best Foreign Language Picture

| 2012 | 111 Mins | |
Directed by Thomas Vinterberg

Thursday January 30, 2014, 7:30 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member
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Directed by Thomas Vinterberg
Thomas Vinterberg

Mads Mikkelsen, Thomas Bo Larsen, Annika Wedderkopp, Lasse Fogelstrøm

THE HUNT is a disturbing depiction of how a lie becomes the truth when gossip, doubt and malice are allowed to flourish and ignite a witch-hunt that soon threatens to destroy an innocent man’s life. Mads Mikkelsen (A ROYAL AFFAIR, CASINO ROYALE) won the Best Actor Award at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival…

Wednesday January 22, 2014, 7:30 PM,
FREE SCREENING
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening

George T. Nierenberg

Willie May Ford Smith Dr. Thomas A. Dorsey, Sallie Martin, DeLois Barrett Cambell, Jackie Jackson, Charles White

The Vineyard Haven Public Library will kick off its six-week long film and lecture series “America’s Music: A History of Our Popular Music from Blues to Bluegrass to Broadway” with a free screening of the documentary “Say Amen, Somebody” The series will feature showings of six award-winning documentary films about uniquely American…

THE KILLING OF A CHINESE BOOKIE

| 1976 | 135 mins | | ,
John Cassavetes

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 7:30 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member
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John Cassavetes
John Cassavetes

Ben Gazzara, Timothy Carey, Seymour Cassel

John Cassavetes takes a contemporary film noir turn (which he would return to in Gloria) after exploring domestic melodrama in A Woman Under the Influence with The Killing of a Chinese Bookie. Ben Gazzara plays Cosmo Vitelli, the owner of a sleazy Los Angeles strip joint, who loses $20,000 at a mob…

MANDELA: LONG WALK TO FREEDOM

, | 2013 | 139 mins | |
Directed by Justin Chadwick

Thursday January 23, 2014, 7:30 PM
Friday January 24, 2014, 4:00 PM
Sunday January 26, 2014, 4:00 PM

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Directed by Justin Chadwick
Nelson Mandela (autobiography)
William Nicholson

Idris Elba, Naomie Harris, Terry Pheto

MANDELA: LONG WALK TO FREEDOM is based on South African President Nelson Mandela’s autobiography of the same name, which chronicles his early life, coming of age, education and 27 years in prison before becoming President and working to rebuild the country’s once segregated society. Idris Elba (PROMETHEUS) stars as Nelson Mandela with…

INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS

| 2014 | 105 mins | | ,
Directed by Ethan Coen and Joel Coen

Saturday January 25, 2014, 4:00 PM
Sunday January 26, 2014, 7:30 PM,

$12 General Admission, $9 Member
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Directed by Ethan Coen and Joel Coen
Ethan Coen and Joel Coen

Oscar Isaac, Carey Mulligan, John Goodman, Justin Timberlake

INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS follows a week in the life of a young folk singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961 LLEWYN DAVIS (OSCAR ISAAC) is at a crossroads. Guitar in tow, huddled against the unforgiving New York winter, he is struggling to make it as a musician against seemingly…

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Film Center is closed due to Winter Storm
We anticipate opening on Friday for our 4 pm film screening

Sunday February 23, 2014, 7:30 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member
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    Catch all of this year’s Oscar nominated short films before the 86th Annual Academy Awards telecast on Sunday, March 2! “Thank the gods of cinema for this annual release of Oscar nominees.” – Walter V. Addiego, San Francisco Chronicle And the winners are … Once again, the Martha’s Vineyard Film Society…

Wednesday January 08, 2014, 7:30 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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SILENT COMEDY SHORTS restored by Serge Bromberg, David Shepard and the renowned Lobster Films in Paris. Chaplin’s THE IMMIGRANT, Keaton’s THE LOVE NEST, and others by Charley Chase, Charlie Bowers, etc. SLAPSTICK — WHAT PRICE GOOFY:Charlie Chase RT:24:37 2. THE IMMIGRANT: Chaplin RT20:01 3. THE LOVE NEST-Keaton: RT:20:15 4. MIGHTY LIKE A…

Sunday December 22, 2013, 7:30 PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$18 General Admission, $15 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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To celebrate its 50th anniversary, the National Theatre of Great Britain presents National Theatre: 50 Years on Stage, bringing together the best British actors for a unique evening of unforgettable performances, broadcast live from London to cinemas around the world. A cast of 100 will perform live on stage in this once-in-a-lifetime event, directed…

Tuesday January 21, 2014, 7:30 PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$20 General Admission, $18 Member
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Adam Rodgers
Glenn German, Adam Rodgers

Andy Garcia, Vera Farmiga, Taissa Farmiga, Tom Skerritt, Nicholas Braun

with live on screen appearances by Vera Farmiga (UP IN THE AIR, THE DEPARTED), Andy Garcia (OCEAN ELEVEN) and Director Adam Rogers. The movie also stars Taissa Farmiga (AMERICAN HORROR STORY, Vera’s real life sister). The event timeline: 7:30pm ALISON BAILES INTRO LIVE ON SCREEN 8:00pm COUNTDOWN SLATE 8:01 PETER TRAVERS INTRODUCTION OF FILM/SERIES 8:10…