Thursday July 25, 2019, 7:30 PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$20 General Admission, $17 Member,
$15 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by Sam Mendes

The story of a family and a company that changed the world, told in three parts on a single evening. Academy Award-winner Sam Mendes (Skyfall, The Ferryman) directs Simon Russell Beale, Adam Godley and Ben Miles who play the Lehman Brothers, their sons and grandsons. On a cold September morning in 1844 a young man from Bavaria stands…

THE PUBLIC (in collaboration with MV Library Association)

| 2018 | 2 hrs | |
Written and Directed by Emilio Estevez

Sunday May 05, 2019, 7:30 PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
FREE ADMISSION
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Written and Directed by Emilio Estevez

Starring Emilio Estevez, Taylor Schilling and Alec Baldwin

This special FREE EVENT is made possible by the generous support of the Martha’s Vineyard Library Association, the Friends of all the Island Libraries, and the  Martha’s Vineyard Film Society. Admission is free, so please consider bringing a nonperishable donation for the Island Food Pantry. In THE PUBLIC an unusually bitter Arctic blast has…

Sunday June 30, 2019, 4:00 PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Screenplay by Robert Riskin

Based on a novel by James Hilton, this fantastical drama follows a group of plane-crash survivors who have landed in the mythical Shangri-La, a valley hidden deep within the mountains of the Himalayas. Rescued by followers of the High Llama (Sam Jaffe), the outsiders grow to love the remote paradise, but British…

LATE NIGHT

| 2019 | 1 hr 40 mins | | ,

Friday June 07, 2019, 7:30 PM
Saturday June 08, 2019, 7:30 PM,

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Starring Emma Thompson and Mindy Kaling

Katherine Newbury (Emma Thompson) is a pioneer and legendary host on the late-night talk-show circuit. When she’s accused of being a “woman who hates women,” she puts affirmative action on the to-do list, and—presto!—Molly (Mindy Kaling) is hired as the one woman in Katherine’s all-male writers’ room. But Molly might be too…

RED JOAN

| 2019 | 1 hr 50 mins. | | ,

Friday May 10, 2019, 7:30 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Starring Dame Judi Dench

In a picturesque village in England, Joan Stanley (Academy Award (R) winner Dame Judi Dench), lives in contented retirement. Then suddenly her tranquil existence is shattered as she’s shockingly arrested by MI5. For Joan has been hiding an incredible past; she is one of the most influential spies in living history… Cambridge…

DIANE

| 2019 | 1 hr 35 mins. | |

Thursday April 18, 2019, 7:30 PM
Friday April 19, 2019, 4:00 PM
Saturday April 20, 2019, 7:30 PM

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Starring Mary Kay Place

For Diane (Mary Kay Place), everyone else comes first. Generous but with little patience for self-pity, she spends her days checking in on sick friends, volunteering at her local soup kitchen, and trying valiantly to save her troubled, drug-addicted adult son (Jake Lacy) from himself. But beneath her relentless routine of self-sacrifice,…

ASK DR. RUTH

| 2019 | 1 hr 40 mins | |

Friday May 03, 2019, 7:30 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Ask Dr. Ruth chronicles the incredible life of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, a Holocaust survivor who became America’s most famous sex therapist. With her diminutive frame, thick German accent, and uninhibited approach to sex therapy and education, Dr. Ruth transformed the conversation around sexuality. As she approaches her 90th birthday and shows no…

Wednesday April 24, 2019, 7:30 PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Special Introduction by Paul Karasik on these restored Film Noir classics. Join us in the lobby beforehand for a glass of Pinot Noir and Dark Chocolate. A small-town fable about violence and redemption, Moonrise is the final triumph of Frank Borzage, one of Hollywood’s most neglected masters. Stigmatized from infancy by the…

Wednesday April 10, 2019, 7:30 PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Special Introduction by Paul Karasik on these restored Film Noir classics. Join us in the lobby beforehand for a glass of Pinot Noir and Dark Chocolate. Detour, called by many the ultimate “film noir,” made on a shoe-string budget, and utilizing “night-for-night cinematography, creates a bleak, uncompromising, pessimistic nightmare world where its…

Friday April 05, 2019
Thursday April 25, 2019
Friday April 26, 2019,

SPECIAL EVENT
$100 General Admission
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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*IMPORTANT*  If you purchase an All-Access Pass, please be sure to email Michael Nason at Michael@mvfilmsociety.com with the choices of the films/events you intend to attend (even if you intend to come to every event) so we can reserve a seat/ticket for you. *An All-Access Pass Allows Admission to Every Spectrum Film…

Sunday April 28, 2019, 1:00 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
Free for Teenagers
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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DYKES, CAMERA, ACTION! didn’t always get to see themselves on screen. But between Stonewall, the feminist movement, and the experimental cinema of the 1970s, they built visibility, and transformed the social imagination about queerness. Filmmakers Barbara Hammer, Su Friedrich, Rose Troche, Cheryl Dunye, Yoruba Richen, Desiree Akhavan, Vicky Du, film critic B….

Sunday April 28, 2019, 7:30 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
Free for Teenagers
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Sponsored by The Tisbury Printer Studio 54 was the epicenter of ’70s hedonism—a monumental magnet for beautiful stars, casual sex, and mounds of cocaine, a den of excess that defined its own rules and enshrined the ostracized, queer, and fabulous. Matt Tyrnauer (Valentino: The Last Emperor) chronicles the rise and fall of…

Thursday April 25, 2019, 7:30 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
Free for Teenagers
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Presented by event sponsor Tilton Tents A selection of short films dealing with LGBTQ issues. Pre-show: U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (video message).  Post-show: Live Q&A with director Fiona Dawson and producer/actor Chris McNeany. A dessert and wine reception in the lobby follows.  

Saturday April 27, 2019, 4:00 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$Free for Teenagers
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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MAN MADE takes us into the heart of transgender male (FTM) culture, revealing unexpected truths about gender, masculinity, humanity and love. Four trans men (who like the film’s director were born and raised female), take a variety of life paths toward stepping on stage at Trans FitCon, the only all-transgender bodybuilding competition…

Sunday April 28, 2019, 4:00 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
Free for Teenagers
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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A personal look at the extraordinary life, career and artistry of Alexander McQueen. Through exclusive interviews with his closest friends and family, recovered archives, exquisite visuals and music, McQueen is an authentic celebration and thrilling portrait of an inspired yet tortured fashion visionary. Directed by Ian Bonhôte and co-directed/written by Peter Ettedgui. Pre-show: James Phillips,…

Saturday April 27, 2019, 4:00 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
Free for Teenagers
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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The groundbreaking life and work of 4-time Tony-winning playwright Terrence McNally – a personal journey through five decades of the American theatre, the struggle for LGBT rights, triumph over addiction, and finding love and inspiration at every age. McNally’s works include cultural and gender-bending hits such as “Ragtime,” “Kiss of the Spider Woman,”…

Friday April 26, 2019, 5:00 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
Free for Teenagers
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Starring Rupert Everett and Colin Firth

In a cheap Parisian hotel room Oscar Wilde lies on his death bed and the past floods back, transporting him to other times and places. Was he once the most famous man in London? The artist crucified by a society that once worshipped him? The lover imprisoned and freed, yet still running…

Friday April 26, 2019, 3:00 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
Free for Teenagers
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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PACKED IN A TRUNK is the story of artist Edith Lake Wilkinson, committed to an asylum in 1924 and never heard from again. All her worldly possessions were packed into trunks and shipped to a relative in West Virginia where they sat in an attic for 40 years. Edith’s great-niece, Emmy Award…

Saturday April 27, 2019, 10:00 AM,
FREE EVENT
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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LIFE IN THE DOG HOUSE tells the inspiring life stories of Danny Robertshaw and Ron Danta and the remarkable work they do at Danny & Ron’s Rescue. Ten years and 10,000 dogs later, their unique approach to life and dog rescue will capture hearts and inspire millions to make the right choices…

Saturday April 27, 2019, 12:00 Noon,
Free Admission
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Starring Emma Watson, Ezra Miller and Logan Lerman

Socially awkward teen Charlie (Logan Lerman) is a wallflower, always watching life from the sidelines, until two charismatic students become his mentors. Free-spirited Sam (Emma Watson) and her stepbrother Patrick (Ezra Miller) help Charlie discover the joys of friendship, first love, music and more, while a teacher sparks Charlie’s dreams of becoming…

Friday April 26, 2019, 7:30 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
Free for Teenagers
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Starring Molly Shannon

Presented by event sponsor CB Stark Jewelers The poet Emily Dickinson’s persona, popularized since her death, has been that of a reclusive spinster – a delicate wallflower, too sensitive for this world. In this humorous drama, Molly Shannon captures the vivacious, irreverent side of Emily Dickinson that was covered up for years…

Thursday April 25, 2019, 4:00 PM,
Free Admission
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Sponsored by Holmes Hole Builders LLC Realising that they share common foes in Margaret Thatcher, the police and the conservative press, London-based gay and lesbian activists lend their support to striking miners in 1984 Wales. (This is a free event, any unclaimed tickets will be released 5 minutes before showtime) Pre-show: Democratic presidential…

Sunday April 28, 2019, 1:00 PM,
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
Free for Teenagers
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Presented by event sponsor The Mansion House NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE! Retaining all the iconic elements of the original production loved by millions around the world, Matthew Bourne and award-winning designers Lez Brotherson (Set & Costumes) and Paule Constable (Lighting) will create an exciting re-imagining of the classic production. Thrilling, audacious, witty and emotional,…

Saturday April 27, 2019, 7:30 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
Free for Teenagers
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Presented by event sponsor MV Bank Set in South Africa in 1985 against a backdrop of apartheid, religion, and war, CANARY follows a teen boy, Johan Niemand, who has always been bullied in his small town for his flair for British new wave music and love of Boy George. After he gets called on…

FIRST REFORMED – LAST SHOWING!

| 2018 | 1 hr 53 mins. | |
Written and Directed by Paul Schrader

Friday March 22, 2019, 7:30 PM
Saturday March 23, 2019, 7:30 PM
Sunday March 24, 2019, 4:00 PM

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Written and Directed by Paul Schrader

Starring Ethan Hawke

Reverend Ernst Toller (Ethan Hawke) is a solitary, middle-aged parish pastor at a small Dutch Reform church in upstate New York on the cusp of celebrating its 250th anniversary. Once a stop on the Underground Railroad, the church is now a tourist attraction catering to a dwindling congregation, eclipsed by its nearby…

THE WEDDING GUEST

, | 2019 | 1 hr 34 mins | | ,
A Film by Michael Winterbottom

Thursday April 18, 2019, 4:00 PM
Friday April 19, 2019, 7:30 PM
Saturday April 20, 2019, 4:00 PM

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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A Film by Michael Winterbottom

Starring Dev Patel

This propulsive, globe-trotting thriller from acclaimed director Michael Winterbottom is a breathless tour through the shadowy underworlds and hidden realms of Pakistan and India. Jay is a man with a secret who travels from Britain to Pakistan to attend a wedding – armed with duct tape, a shotgun, and a plan to…

Sunday March 31, 2019, 6:30 PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$15 General Admission, $12 Member
Reception begins at 6:30, Film at 7:30
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Join us for a special night of good vibes and “irie” music as we celebrate the birthday of Reggae legend Jimmy Cliff (April 1st). Doors will open at 6:30 for a special reception in our lobby, complete with Red Stripe Beer and food from Vineyard Caribbean. At 7:30 pm we will screen…

Wednesday April 03, 2019, 7:30 PM
Thursday April 04, 2019, 4:00 PM
Saturday April 06, 2019, 1:00 PM

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Described as a “poet,” an “athlete,” or a “philosopher” of photography, Garry Winogrand harnessed the serendipity of the streets to capture the American 1960s and ‘70s. His Leica M4 snapped spontaneous images of everyday people, from the Mad Men era of New York to the early years of the Women’s Movement to…

Wednesday April 17, 2019, 4:00 PM - Last Showing,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Starring Julianne Moore and John Turturro

Gloria (Julianne Moore) is a free-spirited divorcée who spends her days at a straight-laced office job and her nights on the dance floor, joyfully letting loose at clubs around Los Angeles. After meeting Arnold (John Turturro) on a night out, she finds herself thrust into an unexpected new romance, filled with both the…

THE CHARMER – Last Showing!

, | 2018 | 100 minutes | | ,
A film by Milad Alami

Saturday March 23, 2019, 4:00 PM
Sunday March 24, 2019, 7:30 PM
Wednesday March 27, 2019, 4:00 PM

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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A film by Milad Alami

MVIFF AUDIENCE FAVORITE RETURNS! An intense drama about a young Iranian man desperate to meet a woman who can provide a “paper marriage” so he can stay in Denmark. Then he falls in love—just as his past catches up with him.  

FIRST REFORMED – LAST SHOWING!

| 2018 | 1 hr 53 mins. | |
Written and Directed by Paul Schrader

Friday March 22, 2019, 7:30 PM
Saturday March 23, 2019, 7:30 PM
Sunday March 24, 2019, 4:00 PM

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Written and Directed by Paul Schrader

Starring Ethan Hawke

Reverend Ernst Toller (Ethan Hawke) is a solitary, middle-aged parish pastor at a small Dutch Reform church in upstate New York on the cusp of celebrating its 250th anniversary. Once a stop on the Underground Railroad, the church is now a tourist attraction catering to a dwindling congregation, eclipsed by its nearby…

Wednesday May 29, 2019, 7:30 PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$17 General Admission, $14 Member,
$12 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Starring Bruce Springsteen, Steve Van Zandt and Southside Johnny Lyon

“Asbury Park: Riot, Redemption, Rock n Roll” tells the story of the long troubled town of Asbury Park, and how the power of music can unite a divided community. A once storied seaside resort, Asbury Park erupted in flames during a summer of civil unrest, crippling the town for the next 45…

Sunday March 17, 2019, 7:30 PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a bit o’ the Irish. There will be live music and singing by islander Molly Conole.  Irish shortbread and scones, as well as Bailey’s Irish Cream will be served in the lobby. There will be a presentation on the “legend of the sillies and Irish magic” by Elaine Weintraub, followed…

SMUGGLING HENDRIX – Last showing today!

| 2018 | 93 mins. | | ,
Directed by Marios Piperides

Thursday March 21, 2019, 7:30 PM
Friday March 22, 2019, 4:00 PM,

$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 Marios Piperides

MVIFF AUDIENCE FAVORITE RETURNS! Yiannis, a fading musician, is planning to leave crisis-ridden Cyprus for a better life abroad. His plans are put on hold when his dog Jimi runs away and crosses the UN buffer zone that divides the “Greek” from the “Turkish” side of the island. Since animal exchange between…

Wednesday March 20, 2019, 7:30 PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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This film is part of our Science on Screen® Program Hailed by critics as “immensely likeable,” “brilliant and quirky” and an “ode to the teenage science geeks on whom our future depends,” and winner of the audience award at Sundance and SXSW, National Geographic Documentary Films’ SCIENCE FAIR follow nine high school students from around…

SUPPORT THE GIRLS

| 2018 | 1 hr 33 mins | | ,
A film by Andrew Bujalski

Wednesday March 06, 2019, 7:30 PM
Thursday March 07, 2019, 4:00 PM
Saturday March 09, 2019, 4:00 PM

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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A film by Andrew Bujalski

Starring Regina Hall

Regina Hall (Girls Trip) stars as the hardworking manager of Double Whammies, a “sports bar with curves.” She runs the joint like a family, but over the course of one challenging day her incurable optimism is tested by sketchy employees, bad customers and an even worse boss.

CAPERNAUM – Last Showing!

| 2018 | 2 hr 30 mins | |

Thursday March 07, 2019, 7:30 PM
Sunday March 10, 2019, 7:30 PM,

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Winner of the Grand Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival, Nadine Labaki’s CAPERNAUM (“Chaos”) tells the story of Zain (Zain al Rafeea), a Lebanese boy who sues his parents for the “crime” of giving him life. CAPERNAUM follows Zain, a gutsy streetwise child as he flees his negligent parents, survives through…

APOLLO 11 – Last Showing!

| 2019 | 1 hr 33 mins | | ,
A film by Todd Douglas Miller

Thursday March 28, 2019, 4:00 PM - Last Showing!,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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A film by Todd Douglas Miller

Astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin embark on a historic mission to the moon in 1969. Apollo 11 is a 2019 documentary film directed by Todd Douglas Miller. It focuses on the 1969 Apollo 11 mission, the first spaceflight to land people on the moon. The film consists solely of archival footage shot in 70 mm film that was previously unreleased…

Wednesday February 20, 2019, 7:30 PM
Thursday February 21, 2019, 4:00 PM
Saturday February 23, 2019, 4:00 PM

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Starring Steve Coogan and John C. Reilly

Laurel & Hardy, one of the world’s great comedy teams, set out on a variety hall tour of Britain in 1953. Diminished by age and with their golden era as the kings of Hollywood comedy now behind them, they face an uncertain future. As the charm and beauty of their performance shines through,…

Sunday February 24, 2019, Red carpet arrivals begin at 6:30 PM and reception in lobby; the Oscars telecast ceremony begins at 8:00 PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
Advanced Purchase: $35 General Admission, $30 Member. At the Door: $40 General Admission, $35 Member.
Doors Open for admissions at 6:30 PM. Buy tickets at Film Center or online. Reservations Recommended.

Join the Martha’s Vineyard Film Society and fellow film-lovers as we watch the 91st Academy Awards and host our Annual Oscar Viewing Party. The event is complete with light appetizers, desserts, and beverages. We’ll begin at 6:30 pm with the Red Carpet Arrivals and reception with guests getting the opportunity to have…

THEY SHALL NOT GROW OLD

, | 2018 | 2 hrs 12 mins | | , ,
A Peter Jackson Film

Thursday March 14, 2019, 4:00 PM
Saturday March 16, 2019, 1:00 PM,

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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A Peter Jackson Film

Peter Jackson directs this homage to the British troops of the First World War with never-before-seen-footage of soldiers as they faced the fear and uncertainty of frontline battle in Belgium. Digitally remastered and now in color, the footage has been studied by lip reading experts whose transcripts were recorded and used as…

Tuesday March 26, 2019, 6:30 PM,
MEMBER EVENT
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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With Bob Dutton

Go back to school with our very own Bob Dutton. Join us for a 30 minute film class followed by a screening of delightful (and relevant) films. Free Admission for all Film Society Members. Bring the whole family!  

Tuesday March 19, 2019, 6:30 PM,
MEMBER EVENT
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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With Bob Dutton

Go back to school with our very own Bob Dutton. Join us for a 30 minute film class followed by a screening of delightful (and relevant) films. Free Admission for all Film Society Members. Bring the whole family!

Tuesday February 19, 2019, 6:30 PM,
MEMBER EVENT
Free Admission
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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with BOB DUTTON

Go back to school with our very own Bob Dutton. Join us for a 30-minute film class followed by a screening of delightful (and relevant) films. Free Admission for all Film Society Members. Bring the whole family!

Tuesday February 26, 2019, 6:30 PM,
MEMBER EVENT
Free Admission
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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With Bob Dutton

Go back to school with our very own Bob Dutton. Join us for a 30-minute film class followed by a screening of delightful (and relevant) films. Free Admission for all Film Society Members. Bring the whole family!

Friday April 12, 2019, 7:30 PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$20 General Admission, $17 Member,
$15 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Starring Gillian Anderson and Lily James

Gillian Anderson (X-Files, NT Live: A Streetcar Named Desire) and Lily James (Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again) lead in All About Eve, broadcast live to cinemas from the West End in London. All About Eve tells the story of Margo Channing. Legend. True star of the theatre. The spotlight is hers, always has been….

Wednesday February 20, 2019, 4:00 PM
Saturday February 23, 2019, 7:30 PM,

SPECIAL EVENT
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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DOCUMENTARY SHORTS Estimated Running Time: 143 minutes Rated R (violence, language, and adult themes) For the 14th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on Feb. 8th. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict…

Thursday February 21, 2019, 7:30 PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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LIVE ACTION SHORTS Approximate running time: 109 minutes Rated R (violence, language, and adult themes) For the 14th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on Feb. 8th. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to…

Sunday February 24, 2019, 4:00 PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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ANIMATED SHORTS Approximate running time: 76 Minutes Rated PG (themes dealt with in these shorts include Alzheimer’s disease, divorce and the death of a parent.) For the 14th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on Feb. 8th. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live…

Sunday February 17, 2019, 7:30 PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$15 General Admission, $12 Member,
$10 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Join an incredible array of singers and musicians who came together to honor one of the world’s most remarkable artists, Joni Mitchell, on her 75th birthday. The hand-selected group of peers and protégés including Brandi Carlile, Glen Hansard, Emmylou Harris, Norah Jones, Chaka Khan, Diana Krall, Kris Kristofferson, Los Lobos with La…

Thursday January 31, 2019, 7:30 PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$0 General Admission, $0 Member,
$0 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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A One Man Show by John Morello

Co-sponsored by CONNECT to End Violence, a program of Martha’s Vineyard Community Services, the MV Regional High School, and the Youth Task Force. Dirt is a one-man show that explores the challenges and decisions that young people face every day. Dirt gets to the heart of issues related to drugs, bullying, and…

Saturday January 26, 2019, 4:00 PM,
SPECIAL EVENT
$0 General Admission, $0 Member,
$0 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Directed by John Brannen
Book by Doug Armstrong, Maureen Morley, and Tom Willmorth
Produced by Linda Vadasz

Starring C.K. Wolfson, Jay Sigler, Roberta Hurtig, Ellie Beth, Charlena Seymour, Gaston Vadasz.

Presented in a staged reading by The Peter H. Luce Play Readers, The Glass Mendacity is an irreverent puree made from three combined and corrupted Tennessee Williams plays: The Glass Menagerie, A Streetcar Named Desire, and Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. Characters and relationships are amplified and shuffled. This farcical romp takes place in Belle…

Wednesday January 30, 2019, 4:00 PM
Thursday January 31, 2019, 4:00 PM
Saturday February 02, 2019, 7:30 PM

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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Starring Felicity Jones

Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a struggling attorney and new mother who faces adversity and numerous obstacles in her fight for equal rights. When Ruth takes on a groundbreaking tax case with her husband, attorney Martin Ginsburg, she knows it could change the direction of her career and the way the courts view…

Saturday December 29, 2018, 4:15 PM
Wednesday January 02, 2019, 4:00 PM,

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Six years after the events of “Wreck-It Ralph,” Ralph and Vanellope, now friends, discover a wi-fi router in their arcade, leading them into a new adventure.

VICE

| 2018 | 2 hrs 12 mins. | | , ,

Wednesday January 23, 2019, 4:00 PM - Last Show!,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Starring Christian Bale, Amy Adams and Sam Rockwell

 Winner Golden Globe for Best Actor — Christian Bale Governor George W Bush of Texas picks Dick Cheney(Christian Bale), the CEO of Halliburton Co, to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney’s impressive résumé includes stints as White House chief of staff, House Minority…

COLD WAR – Last Showing!

, | 2018 | 90 mins. | | ,
From Pawel Pawlikowski, the Director of IDA

Friday February 22, 2019, 4:00 PM
Saturday February 23, 2019, 1:00 PM,

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
Doors Open for admissions 30 min. prior to screening
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From Pawel Pawlikowski, the Director of IDA

Cold War is a passionate love story between a man and a woman who meet in the ruins of post-war Poland. With vastly different backgrounds and temperaments, they are fatefully mismatched and yet condemned to each other. Set against the background of the Cold War in 1950s Poland, Berlin, Yugoslavia and Paris,…

MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS

, | 2018 | 124 minutes | | ,
Directed by Josie Rourke

Thursday January 24, 2019, 7:30 PM Last Showing!,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Directed by Josie Rourke

Starring Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie

“Mary Queen of Scots” explores the turbulent life of the charismatic Mary Stuart (Saoirse Ronan). Queen of France at 16 and widowed at 18, Mary defies pressure to remarry. Instead, she returns to her native Scotland to reclaim her rightful throne. But Scotland and England fall under the rule of the compelling…

IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK

| 2018 | 119 mins. | | ,
Directed by Barry Jenkins (MOONLIGHT)

Friday February 08, 2019, 4:00 PM,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Directed by Barry Jenkins (MOONLIGHT)
Based on the book by James Baldwin

Set in early-1970s Harlem, If Beale Street Could Talk (based on James Baldwin’s novel) is a timeless and moving love story of both a couple’s unbreakable bond and the African-American family’s empowering embrace, as told through the eyes of 19-year-old Tish Rivers (screen newcomer KiKi Layne). A daughter and wife-to-be, Tish vividly recalls…

Monday January 07, 2019, 7:00 PM - Last Show!,
$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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Starring Emily Blunt

Set in 1930s London, which is the time period of the original novels by P. L. Travers, the story follows Michael (Ben Whishaw) and Jane Banks (Emily Mortimer), who are now grown up. Michael is living with his three children and housekeeper Ellen, in the house on Cherry Tree Lane. After Michael…

THE GRINCH

| 2018 | 1 hr 45 mins. | | , ,

Saturday December 15, 2018, 4:00 PM
Sunday December 16, 2018, 4:00 PM,

$12 General Admission, $9 Member,
$7 child age 14 or younger
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The Grinch and his loyal dog, Max, live a solitary existence inside a cave on Mount Crumpet. His main source of aggravation comes during Christmastime when his neighbors in Whoville celebrate the holidays with a bang. When the Whos decide to make Christmas bigger and brighter, the disgruntled Grinch realizes there is…