ADRIFT

2018 | 96 minutes | | ,
Directed by Baltasar Kormákur

Monday June 18, 2018, 7:00pm (Strand)
Thursday June 21, 2018, 4:30pm (Capawock)
Saturday June 23, 2018, 7:00pm (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 Baltasar Kormákur

Starring Shailene Woodley

Starring Shailene Woodley (Fault in Our Stars, Divergent films) and Sam Claflin (Me Before You, The Hunger Games films), ADRIFT is based on the inspiring true story of two sailors who set out to journey across the ocean from Tahiti to San Diego. Tami Oldham (Woodley) and Richard Sharp (Claflin) couldn’t anticipate…

OCEAN’S 8

2018 | 110 minutes | | , ,
Directed by Gary Ross

Tuesday June 19, 2018, 7:00pm (Capawock)
Wednesday June 20, 2018, 4:00pm (Capawock)
Thursday June 21, 2018, 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 Gary Ross

Starring: Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, and Mindy Kaling

Upon her release from prison, Debbie, the estranged sister of legendary conman Danny Ocean, puts together a team of unstoppable crooks to pull of the heist of the century. Their goal is New York City’s annual Met Gala, and a necklace worth in excess of 150 million dollars.

JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM

2018 | 129 Minutes | | , , , ,
Directed by J.A. Bayona

Thursday June 21, 2018, 7:00pm (Capawock)
Saturday June 23, 2018, 5:00pm (Strand)
Sunday June 24, 2018, 4:00pm (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 J.A. Bayona

Starring: Chris Pratt, James Cromwell, Jeff Goldblum, Justice Smith

It’s been three years since theme park and luxury resort Jurassic World was destroyed by dinosaurs out of containment. Isla Nublar now sits abandoned by humans while the surviving dinosaurs fend for themselves in the jungles. When the island’s dormant volcano begins roaring to life, Owen (Chris Pratt) and Claire (Bryce Dallas Howard)…

Saturday June 23, 2018, 4:00pm,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Cameron Washington

Starring Leroy Jones

Director Cameron Washington will join us for Q&A afterward. In a city full of brilliant musicians, Leroy Jones, trumpet virtuoso and consummate New Orleanian, is a musician’s musician with a sound like no other. Jones came up playing on the streets of the 7th ward and French Quarter, quickly establishing himself as…

2018 FILMUSIC FESTIVAL: BANG! THE BERT BERNS STORY

2017 | 95 minutes | | ,
Directed by Brett Berns and Bob Sarles

Saturday June 23, 2018, 1:00pm,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Brett Berns and Bob Sarles

Starring Steven Van Zandt, Paul McCartney, and Van Morrison

You may have never heard of Bert Berns, but you know the enduring songs he’s written and produced: Twist & Shout, Cry to Me, Tell Him, Piece of My Heart, Cry Baby, Hang On Sloopy, I Want Candy, Everybody Needs Somebody to Love – Berns’ career IS Rock and Roll. Berns sessions…

Friday June 22, 2018, 7:30pm,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Chris Perkel

Simon Cowell, Sean "Puffy" Combs, Alicia Keys, Jennifer Hudson, Carlos Santana, Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel, Bruce Springsteen, Steven Tyler, Fred Davis, Barry Manilow, Patty Smith, Dionne Warwick, Aretha Franklin, Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston, Rod Stewart, and more.

In The Soundtrack of My Life, music legend Clive Davis recounts an extraordinary five-decade career in the music business, while also telling a remarkable personal story of triumphs, disappointments, and encounters with some of the greatest musical artists of our time, including Bob Dylan, Janis Joplin, Simon & Garfunkel, Barry Manilow, the Grateful…

Friday June 22, 2018
Saturday June 23, 2018
Sunday June 24, 2018,

$75 General Admission, $65 Member for festival pass
Email Garri at garri@mvfilmsociety.com with list of films you plan to attend.

2018 FILMUSIC FESTIVAL PASS Music and film flow naturally together. Our 6th Annual FILMUSIC Festival will bring you closer to the music you love, or introduce you to some you’ve never known, with great films and live music! The FILMUSIC FESTIVAL PASS includes every film/event except the Berklee Silent Film Orchestra Performance…

2018 FILMUSIC FESTIVAL: CONCERT FOR GEORGE

2003 | 166 minutes | | ,
Directed by David Leland

Friday June 22, 2018, 4:00pm,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by David Leland

Starring Paul McCartney, Eric Clapton, Ringo Starr, Joe Brown, Jools Holland, and Billy Preston

On November 29, 2002, one year after George Harrison’s death, an all-star cast of friends gather at London’s Royal Albert Hall for an emotional tribute. The concert features a piece composed in Harrison’s honor by his sitar mentor, Ravi Shankar, and a set of songs by Monty Python with special guest Tom…

Sunday June 24, 2018, 4:00pm,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Julie Simone
Produced by Vicki Vlasic

Fiddlin’ is an uplifting Old Time and Bluegrass music documentary that takes place at the world’s oldest Fiddler’s Convention in the Appalachian Mountains. Wayne Henderson, a world-renowned luthier known as the “guitar god,” is both a master craftsman and master storyteller. His friendship with 11-year old guitar prodigy Presley Barker shows just…

2018 FILMUSIC FESTIVAL: HEARTS BEAT LOUD

2018 | 97 mnutes | | ,
Directed by Brett Haley

Saturday June 23, 2018, 7:30pm,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Brett Haley
Written by Brett Haley, March Bash

Nick Offerman, Ted Danson, Kiresey Clemons, Toni Collette, Blythe Danner

Widower and aging Brooklyn hipster Frank starts a band with his teenage daughter Sam just before she leaves home to attend college in California. When a song of theirs finds success online, it complicates Frank’s attempts to let go of his dreams of stardom and allow his daughter to find her own…

2018 FILMUSIC FESTIVAL: LONG STRANGE TRIP: GRATEFUL DEAD

| 2017 | 239 minutes | |
Directed by Amir Bar-Lev

Sunday June 24, 2018, 6:30pm,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Amir Bar-Lev
Produced by Martin Scorsese

Starring Jerry Garcia and the Grateful Dead

The 30-year odyssey of the Grateful Dead was the most unlikely success story in rock ‘n’ roll history. Famously averse to publicity and seemingly incapable of recording radio-friendly hits, they flouted music-industry convention by giving their live music away to a global network of tape traders and becoming the highest-grossing concert act…

Tuesday June 26, 2018, 7:30pm
Wednesday June 27, 2018, 7:30pm,

$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Morgan Neville

Starring Joanne Rogers, McColm Cephas Jr., François Scarborough Clemmons

Director Morgan Neville will join us for Q&A afterwards on both June 26 and 27th at the Film Center. From Academy Award-winning filmmaker Morgan Neville (20 Feet from Stardom), Won’t You Be My Neighbor? takes an intimate look at America’s favorite neighbor: Mister Fred Rogers. A portrait of a man whom we all…

INCREDIBLES 2

| 2018 | 126 minutes | | , , ,
Directed by Brad Bird

Monday June 18, 2018, 7:00pm (Capawock)
Wednesday June 20, 2018, 7:00pm (Strand)
Friday June 22, 2018, 5:00pm (Strand), 8:00pm (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 Brad Bird

Starring Samuel L. Jackson, Sophia Bush, Holly Hunter

Everyone’s favorite family of superheroes is back in “Incredibles 2”–but this time Helen (voice of Holly Hunter) is in the spotlight, leaving Bob (voice of Craig T. Nelson) at home with Violet (voice of Sarah Vowell) and Dash (voice of Huck Milner) to navigate the day-to-day heroics of “normal” life. It’s a…

Thursday June 21, 2018, 7:30pm,
SPECIAL EVENT
$35 General Admission, $30 Member,
$15 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Paul Leni
Written by Jean Havez, Lex Neal, Clyde Bruckman, John Wesley Grey, Ted Wilde

The Martha’s Vineyard Film Society is proud to welcome back for the fifth year, the Berklee Silent Film Orchestra (BSFO) to perform their new, original score to Universal Pictures’  THE MAN WHO LAUGHS (1928).  Universal itself has commissioned Berklee to create the original score recording for their brand-new 4K restoration of the film, the…

DEADPOOL 2

| 2018 | 119 minutes | | , ,
Directed by David Leitch

Tuesday June 19, 2018, 7:00pm (Strand)
Wednesday June 20, 2018, 7:00pm (Capawock)
Saturday June 23, 2018, 8:00pm (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 David Leitch

Starring Josh Brolin, Morena Baccarin, Zazie Beetz, Ryan Reynolds

After surviving a near fatal bovine attack, a disfigured cafeteria chef (Wade Wilson) struggles to fulfill his dream of becoming Miami’s hottest bartender, while also learning to cope with his lost sense of taste. Searching to regain his spice for life, as well as a flux capacitor, Wade must battle ninjas, the…

RBG: RUTH BADER GINSBURG

| 2018 | 96 minutes | |
Directed by Julie Cohen, Betsy West

Wednesday June 20, 2018, 4:00pm
Thursday June 28, 2018, 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 Julie Cohen, Betsy West

Starring Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Gloria Steinem, Nina Totenberg

As the United States Supreme Court leans increasingly to the right, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s vigorous dissenting opinions and ferocious 20-push-up workouts have earned this tiny, soft-spoken intellectual giant the status of a rock star and the title “Notorious RBG.” What many don’t know is Ginsburg’s strategic, trailblazing role in defining the…

ITZHAK

| 2018 | 83 minutes | | ,
Directed by Alison Chernick

Friday June 15, 2018, 4:00pm, 7:30pm
Saturday June 16, 2018, 7:30pm
Wednesday June 20, 2018, 7:30pm

SPECIAL EVENT
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Alison Chernick

Starring Itzhak Perlman

Director Alison Chernick will join us for Q&A afterward on June 15 for two showings at 4 and 7:30 PM.  From Schubert to Strauss, Bach to Brahms, Mozart to…Billy Joel, Itzhak Perlman’s violin playing transcends mere performance to evoke the celebrations and struggles of real life; “praying with the violin,” says renowned Tel…

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$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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  Click below for a PDF download of 2015 Festival Film Schedule 2015 Festival Film Schedule   The entire festival program is now available as a supplement in the MV Times newspaper (September 4th) and at various locations around the island. You can also drop by the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center to…