Environment

2018 MV Environmental Film Festival: ENVIRONMENTAL SHORTS

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Thursday May 24, 2018, 4:00pm
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The Martha’s Vineyard Film Society is proud to add, once again, an Environmental Short Film portion to its 4th Annual MV Environmental Film Festival, which is Co-Sponsored by the Vineyard Conservation Society. So far we have the following films: PERMAFROST NOW, Stash Wislocki,  12 minutes Greg Fiske, Senior Geospatial Analyst and the…

2018 MV Environmental Film Festival Opening Night Event: LIVING IN THE FUTURE’S PAST

2018 | 83 minutes | | ,
Directed by Susan Kucera

Thursday May 24, 2018, 7:30pm
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Jeff Bridges, alongside prominent scientists and authors, weaves evolution, emergence, entropy, dark ecology, and what some are calling ‘the end of nature’, into an engrossing story that helps us understand our place among the species of Earth’s household. This powerful, poetic and thought-provoking feature challenges our current way of thinking and provides…

2018 MV Environmental Film Festival: ALL-ACCESS PASS

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Thursday May 24, 2018, 1:00pm
Friday May 25, 2018
Saturday May 26, 2018 Sunday May 27, 2018 BUY TICKETS

Presented by Martha’s Vineyard Film Society in collaboration with Vineyard Conservation Society Nature As Inspiration 4th Annual Environmental Film Festival Thursday, May 24 – Sunday, May 27, 2018 For four days, we combine environmental films, discussions, and an art exhibit by MVRHS students that will adorn the walls of the Feldman Family…

2018 MV Environmental Film Festival: CHASING THE THUNDER with MV Fishermen’s Prev. Trust and Sail MV

| 2018 | 96 minutes | | ,

Friday May 25, 2018, 7:30pm
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Chasing the Thunder is a high-seas documentary about the Sea Shepherd’s epic 110-day, 10,000-mile chase of the “Thunder,” considered the world’s most notorious poaching vessel. Across two seas and three oceans, the marine activists hunted the fugitive fishing ship through massive ice floes, storms-tossed seas, a near collision and violent clashes until…

2018 MV Environmental Film Festival: JUST EAT IT with Island Grown Gleaning

2014 | 75 minutes | | ,
Directed by Grant Baldwin

Saturday May 26, 2018, 1:00pm
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Representatives from Island Grown Gleaning and Island Grown Initiative will join us as co-presenter of JUST EAT IT and inform us of local initiatives and projects. We all love food. As a society, we devour countless cooking shows, culinary magazines, and foodie blogs. So how could we possibly be throwing nearly 50%…

2018 MV Environmental Film Festival: LOVE AND BANANAS

2018 | 77 minutes | | ,
Directed by Ashley Bell

Saturday May 26, 2018, 7:30pm
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Elephant rescues in Thailand are rare, unpredictable and often life-threatening. After waiting 2.5 years, actor/director Ashley Bell and a team of elephant rescuers led by world-renowned Asian elephant conservationist and TIME Magazine’s Hero of Asia, Lek Chailert, embark on a daring mission 480 miles across Thailand to rescue Noi Na, a 70-year…

2018 MV Environmental Film Festival: THE SERENGETI RULES

2018 | 84 minutes | | ,
Directed by Nicolas Brown

Saturday May 26, 2018, 4:00pm
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Nicolas Brown’s visually rich and thought-provoking documentary profiles scientists from around the globe whose parallel experiments with different ecosystems led them to similar, surprising conclusions about the relationships between predator and prey and, by extension, the balance of life on our planet. The conclusion these disparate thinkers and experiments reach speaks to…

2018 MV Environmental Film Festival: THE FARTHEST with Executive Producer John Rubin

| 2017 | 121 minutes | | ,
Directed by Emer Reynolds

Sunday May 27, 2018, 7:30pm
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It’s one of humankind’s greatest achievements. More than 12 billion miles away a tiny spaceship is leaving our Solar System and entering the void of deep space – the first human-made object ever to do so. Launched in August 1977, Voyager has defied all the odds, survived countless near misses and almost…