Sun Nov 17, 4:00 pm @ Martha's Vineyard Film Center
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screeningBuy tickets at Film Center or online now
THIS EVENT IS IN COLLABORATION WITH ISLAND HOUSING TRUST
JOIN US BEFORE THE FILM FOR REFRESHMENTS STARTING AT 3:15 PM IN OUR LOBBY.
BEFORE THE FEATURE THERE WILL BE A DOCUMENTARY SHORT ABOUT ISLAND HOUSING TRUST (IHT) AND A DISCUSSION WITH IHT AND DENISE SCHEPICI, THE CEO OF THE MARTHAS VINEYARD HOSPITAL, ABOUT THE IMPACT HOUSING INSECURITY, HAS ON HEALTH OUTCOMES ON MARTHA’S VINEYARD.
Jimmie and his best friend Mont try to reclaim the house built by Jimmie’s grandfather (Danny Glover), launching them on a poignant odyssey that connects them to their past, even as it tests their friendship and sense of belonging in the place they call home.
“Jimmie’s story is a slow ballad, a tragic ode, a dirty limerick, a wistful lament and a heartbreaking elegy. It’s a tribute to the notion of home that we all carry.” – RogerEbert.com
“The Last Black Man in San Francisco glides from moment to meaningful moment with cumulative power and singular grace.” – Wall Street Journal