In collaboration with Mystic Seaport and SAIL MV, the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center presents The Charles W. Morgan on Tuesday, June 24 at 7:30 p.m.

The hour-long documentary film directed by five-time Emmy winner Bailey Pryor will be aired by PBS affiliate stations across the nation, telling the extraordinary story of America’s last wooden whaleship and the incredible saga of whaling — the first global industry dominated by America.

Following the show a question and answer session with panel members Bailey Pryor, the film’s director Steve Jones, executive producer Quentin Snediker and Matthew Stackpole, ship’s historian for the Morgan restoration.

Tickets are $25 general admission or $20 for members of the film center. Visit for more information.