SAUSAGE PARTY

| 2016 | 89 minutes | |
Directed by Conrad Vernon

Friday August 26, 2016, 8:30PM (Strand)
Saturday August 27, 2016, 8:45PM (Capawock)
Sunday August 28, 2016, 8:45PM (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 Conrad Vernon
Seth Rogen, Kristen Wiig, Jonah Hill, Bill Hader, Michael Cera, James Franco, Danny McBride, Craig Robinson, Paul Rudd, Nick Kroll, David Krumholtz, Edward Norton, Salma Hayek

A misplaced sausage and his savory friends embark on an existential adventure through the aisles of a massive supermarket in this raunchy animated comedy from Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg. As the store’s annual 4th of July sale draws near, the perishable pals must return to their rightful places on the shelves before the customers come…

DON’T THINK TWICE

| 2016 | 92 minutes | | ,
Directed by Mike Birbiglia

Wednesday August 24, 2016, 7:30PM (Film Center)
Thursday August 25, 2016, 7:30PM (Film Center)
Friday August 26, 2016, 7:30PM (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 Mike Birbiglia

Keegan-Michael Key, Gillian Jacobs, Mike Birbiglia, Kate Micucci, Chris Gethard, Tami Sagher

When a member of a popular New York City improv troupe gets cast on a hit TV show, the rest of the group – all best friends – start to realize that not everyone is going to make it after all. From Mike Birbiglia, director of “Sleepwalk With Me”, and the creator of “This American Life” comes…

KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS

| 2016 | 101 minutes | | , ,
Directed by Travis Knight

Tuesday August 23, 2016, 6:00PM (Strand)
Wednesday August 24, 2016, 6:00PM (Capawock)
Thursday August 25, 2016, 3:30PM (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 Travis Knight

Charlize Theron, Rooney Mara, George Takei, Ralph Fiennes, Matthew McConaughey

Older viewers will tune in to its melancholy – its battles between memory and loss, its themes of filial piety and betrayal – while younger ones will dig the more basic emotions of Kubo’s epic journey. Staggeringly beautiful and immensely true, this is the best animated film of 2016.  Voice cast includes Charlize Theron,…

WAR DOGS

| 2016 | 114 minutes | | ,
Directed by Todd Phillips

Sunday August 28, 2016, 8:45PM (Capawock)
Monday August 29, 2016, 8:45PM (Strand), 2016-09-01, 8:30PM (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 Todd Phillips

Jonah Hill, Miles Teller, Steve Lantz

WAR DOGS follows two friends in their early 20s (Jonah Hill and Miles Teller) living in Miami Beach during the Iraq War who exploit a little-known government initiative that allows small businesses to bid on U.S. Military contracts. Starting small, they begin raking in big money and are living the high life. But the pair gets…

SOUTHSIDE WITH YOU

| 2016 | 84 minutes | |
Directed by Richard Tanne

Friday August 26, 2016, 6:00PM (The Strand)
Saturday August 27, 2016, 6:30PM (Capawock)
Sunday August 28, 2016, 6:30PM (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 Richard Tanne

Parker Sawyers, Tika Sumpter, Vanessa Bell Calloway

Inspired by Barack and Michelle Obama’s first date, SOUTHSIDE WITH YOU recounts the eventful summer day in 1989 when a young law firm associate named Barack Obama (Parker Sawyers) tried to woo lawyer Michelle Robinson (Tika Sumpter) during a daylong date that took them from the Art Institute of Chicago to a…

PETE’S DRAGON

| 2016 | 102 minutes | | , ,
Directed by David Lowery

Sunday August 28, 2016, 4:00PM (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 David Lowery

Bryce Dallas Howard, Oakes Fegley, Wes Bentley, Karl Urban

A reimagining of Disney’s cherished family film, “Pete’s Dragon” is the adventure of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend Elliott, who just so happens to be a dragon.  Wonderful live-action family film from Disney.

FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS

| 2016 | 110 minutes | | ,
Directed by Stephen Frears

Saturday August 27, 2016, 3:30PM (Strand)
Sunday August 28, 2016, 6:30PM (Capawock)
Tuesday August 30, 2016, 8:30PM (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 Stephen Frears

Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg

A wealthy New York heiress (Maryl Streep) attempts to become an opera singer despite her horrible singing voice. Hugh Grant and Rebecca Ferguson co-star in this biopic directed by Stephen Frears. Another comic gem from Streep.

SUICIDE SQUAD

| 2016 | 130 minutes | | ,
Directed by David Ayer

Thursday August 25, 2016, 8:30 PM (Strand)
Friday August 26, 2016, 8:30PM (Capawock)
Saturday August 27, 2016, 8:45PM (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 Ayer

Will Smith, Jared Leto, Margot Robbie, Joel Kinnaman, Viola Davis, Jai Courtney, Jay Hernandez.

Director David Ayer (FURY) takes the helm for this production adapted from the DC Comics series about a group of super-villains who are given a shot at redemption by embarking on a heroic mission that will most likely mean the death of them all.

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Tuesday September 06, 2016
Wednesday September 07, 2016
Thursday September 08, 2016,

SPECIAL EVENT
$225 per person, $185 per person for film society members
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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ALL-ACCESS FESTIVAL PASS Click here for festival information and details $225 per person $185 per person, discounted for film society members First Choice Admission to any film during festival (however pass holder must pre-select movie tickets at box office, and arrive 10 minutes before start time to guarantee a seat for themselves)…

JASON BOURNE

| 2016 | 123 minutes | | , ,
Directed by Paul Greengrass

Saturday August 27, 2016, 6:00PM (Strand)
Monday August 29, 2016, 6:00PM (Strand)
Wednesday August 31, 2016, 6:00PM (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 Paul Greengrass

Matt Damon, Tommy Lee Jones, Alicia Vikander, Vincent Cassel, Julia Stiles, Riz Ahmed

Years after the events of THE BOURNE ULTIMATUM, former CIA assassin Jason Bourne (Matt Damon) resurfaces just as his former employers are implementing a new program aimed at hunting him down. Now fully recovered from his amnesia, Bourne teams up with Nicky Parsons (Julia Stiles) to uncover the ultimate truth about his…

CAFÉ SOCIETY

| 2016 | 96 minutes | |
Woody Allen

Thursday September 01, 2016, 7:30PM (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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Woody Allen

Jeannie Berlin, Steve Carell, Jesse Eisenberg, Blake Lively, Parker Posey, Kristen Stewart, Corey Stoll, Ken Stott

Set in the 1930s, Woody Allen’s bittersweet romance CAFE SOCIETY follows Bronx-born Bobby Dorfman (Jesse Eisenberg) to Hollywood, where he falls in love, and back to New York, where he is swept up in the vibrant world of high society nightclub life. Centering on events in the lives of Bobby’s colorful Bronx…

LIFE, ANIMATED

, | 2016 | 89 minutes | |
Directed by Roger Ross Williams

Monday August 29, 2016, 7:30PM (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 Roger Ross Williams

Ron Suskind, Owen Suskind

The inspirational story of Owen Suskind, a young man who was unable to speak as a child until he and his family discovered a unique way to communicate by immersing themselves in the world of classic Disney animated films. This emotional coming-of-age story follows Owen as he graduates to adulthood and takes…

Wednesday August 31, 2016, 7:30PM (Film Center),
SPECIAL EVENT
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Directed by Kim Snyder

Producer Maria Cuomo Cole, filmmaker Kim Snyder, and Founder and Managing Director of Sandy Hook Promise Mark Barden will join us for a post-screening discussion. Filmed over the course of nearly three years, the filmmakers use unique access and never before heard testimonies to tell a story of the aftermath of the…

HUNT FOR WILDERPEOPLE

| 2016 | 93 minutes | | , ,
Directed by Taika Waititi

Saturday August 27, 2016, 7:30 PM (Film Center),
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Directed by Taika Waititi

Sam Neill, Julian Dennison

In this wildly funny and endearing comedy from director/co-writer Taika Waititi (What We Do in the Shadows, Boy), defiant city kid Ricky (Julian Dennison), raised on hip-hop and foster care, gets a fresh start in the New Zealand countryside. He quickly finds himself at home with his new foster family: the loving…

Sunday August 28, 2016, 7:30PM (Film Center),
SPECIAL EVENT
$75 Deluxe Ticket, $50 Premium Ticket, and $30 General Admission
Doors Open for Reception (Deluxe and Premium Ticket holders only) at 6:30PM. General Admission doors open at 7:15PM Buy tickets at Film Center or online now.

Tommy Duarte, Paul Lopes, Jimmy Martin, Vinny Straccia, and Guy Chiapponi

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS NOT A FILM SOCIETY EVENT — WE ARE RENTING THE THEATER.   Pre-Show Champagne & Chocolate Reception at 6:30PM for DELUXE and PREMIUM ticket holders. Presented and Emceed by Flash Wiley. For Over 30 Years North Shore Acappella has excited audiences throughout New England adding an experienced…

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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…