Festival Archives

 

March Festival 2016

BEAR ISLAND
BEING AP
THE C WORD
followed by discussion with director Meghan O'Hara and Don Berwick, former Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
DHEEPAN
DRIVING WITH SELVI
followed by discussion (via Skype) with film subject Selvi
HEROIN CAPE COD followed by discussion with Producer Lise King, addiction specialist Dr. Alexander Walley, psychiatrist Dr. Charles Silberstein, Senator Dan Wolf, and Lt. Pat Glynn
HOLY HELL followed by discussion (via Skype) with director Will Allen
LAMB
LANDFILL HARMONIC
preceded by an awards presentation to the winners of the Vineyard Conservation Society's third annual Art of Conservation competition
LO AND BEHOLD
MAYA ANGELOU AND STILL I RISE
followed by discussion with directors Bob Hurcules and Rita Coburn Whack
MORRIS FROM AMERICA
NORMAN LEAR: JUST ANOTHER VERSION OF YOU
NOTHING LEFT UNSAID
PRESENTING PRINCESS SHAW
 followed by discussion with film subject Samantha Montgomery, a.k.a. Princess Shaw
RESILIENCE followed by discussion with producer Karen Pritzker and Don Berwick, former Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services 
SONITA
followed by discussion (via Skype) with director Rokhsareh Ghaem Maghami
SUITED followed by discussion with director Jason Benjamin and film subjects Daniel Friedman, Rae Tutera, and Derek and Joanna Matteson
TICKLED
TRAPPED
followed by discussion (via Skype) with director and MVFF board member Dawn Porter
TONY ROBBINS: I AM NOT YOUR GURU
VINEYARD SHORTS
followed by discussion with the directors and writers
WEINER followed by discussion with director Josh Kriegman
WE'RE STILL HERE followed by discussion (via Skype) with director Antonino D’Ambrosio
THE WOLFPACK followed by discussion with film subjects Susanne Reisenbichler and Govinda, Mukunda, Narayana, and Eddie Angulo
WORKS IN PROGRESS followed by discussion with the directors Ben Kalina, Kiley Kraskouskas, Michael Blain, Julia MacNelly, and Tom Ellis, moderated by Brian Newman, former CEO of the Tribeca Film Institute, board chair of Rooftop Films, and founder of Sub-Genre

Summer Film Series 2015

1971 followed by discussion with director Johanna Hamilton, and film subjects Bonnie and John Raines
3 1/2 MINUTES, TEN BULLETS followed by discussion with film subjects Ron Davis and Lucia McBath
BECOMING BULLETPROOF followed by discussion with film subjects A.J. Murray, Peter Halby, and Ila Halby
THE BLACK PANTHERS: VANGUARD OF THE REVOLUTION followed by discussion with director Stanley Nelson, Professor Kathleen Cleaver and Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
CONSENSES: THE STORY followed by discussion with film subject Sally Taylor
HOT TYPE: A 150 YEARS OF THE NATION followed by discussion with director Barbara Kopple
I AM BIG BIRD: THE CAROLL SPINNEY STORY followed by discussion with film subject Caroll Spinney
IN MY FATHER'S HOUSE followed by discussion with film subjects Che "Rhymefest" Smith, Donnie Smith, and directors Ricki Stern and Annie Sundberg
INTO THE MIND OF GREG LONG followed by presentation by surfer Greg Long
JAMES BALDWIN: THE PRICE OF THE TICKET followed by discussion with director Karen Thorsen and Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr.
LEARNING TO DRIVE followed by discussion with screenwriter Sarah Kernochan
MOST LIKELY TO SUCCEED followed by discussion with producer Ted Dintersmith
NET POSITIVA
PROPHET'S PREY followed by discussion with director Amy Berg and producer Geralyn Dreyfous
RACING EXTINCTION followed by discussion with director Louie Psihoyos
RADICAL GRACE followed by discussion with director Rebecca Parrish and film subject Sister Simone Campbell
SEYMOUR: AN INTRODUCTION followed by discussion with film subject Seymour Bernstein
SOUTHPAW followed by discussion with actor Jake Gyllenhaal
VERY SEMI-SERIOUS followed by discussion with New Yorker cartoon editor Bob Mankoff and cartoonists Paul Karasik and Mick Stevens

March Festival 2015

CARTEL LAND followed by discussion with director Matthew Heineman
CHAGALL-MALEVICH
FATHER UNKNOWN followed by discussion with film subjects David Quint and Urban Quint
GOING CLEAR: SCIENTOLOGY & THE PRISON OF BELIEF followed by Skype Q&A with director Alex Gibney
HENRI HENRI
HIP HOP-ERATION
THE HUNTING GROUND followed by discussion with film subjects Annie Clark and Andrea Pino
LET'S GO
MARGARITA, WITH A STRAW followed by Skype Q&A with director Shonali Bose
MERU
MOST LIKELY TO SUCCEED followed by Skype Q&A with director Greg Whiteley
RED DOT ON THE OCEAN: THE MATT RUTHERFORD STORY followed by discussion with film subject Matt Rutherford
ROSEWATER followed by Skype Q&A with Maziar Bahari, whose story inspired the film
THE SAME HEART followed by discussion with directors Georgia and Len Morris
SEYMOUR: AN INTRODUCTION followed by Skype Q&A with film subject Seymour Bernstein
SHE'S BEAUTIFUL WHEN SHE'S ANGRY followed by discussion with film subjects Nancy Miriam Hawley and Vilunya Diskin
SUNSHINE SUPERMAN
VESSEL
WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS