Through Photography and Film, Championing the Rights of Children
Louisa Hufstader
The innocence and optimism of childhood are what stand out first in a new exhibit of portraits at the Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse curated by Media Voices for Children.
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Right Whale Documentary Brings Crisis, Hope Into Focus
In a new documentary Aquinnah filmmakers Liz Witham and Ken Wentworth are following the journey of right whale calves.
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Film Blasts Human Rights Violations
Louisa Hufstader

When she’s not home on Martha’s Vineyard, Angela Andersen is crisscrossing the globe as an international journalist for television networks in Germany.

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Driving Home the Connection Between Mobility and Freedom
Caroline Kaplan
For Ric Burns filmmaking is a collaborative journey. Last week at a screening of his work-in-progress documentary Driving While Black, even the audience became part of the process.
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Somali Candidate Poised for Congress
Noah Asimow
On August 14, Ilhan Omar, a five-foot-tall Somali immigrant, became the second Muslim woman to win a major party primary in a federal election.
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Local, National Heroes Shine in Wounded Warriors Documentary
Noah Asimow
A National Geographic documentary screening at Menemsha Beach placed American Heroes Saltwater Challenge at center stage.
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When Personal Stories Lead the Way
Noah Asimow
Academy Award winning actor Chris Cooper and his wife, actress and writer Marianne Leone Cooper, have played many roles their lives.
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Following the Truth, Wherever It Leads
Landry Harlan
The film, Say Her Name: The Life and Death of Sandra Bland, will be shown on Thursday, August 2 at the Film Center as part of Documentary Week.
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Dream Girl Film Follows Female Entrepreneurs

The Martha’s Vineyard Women’s Association is hosting the documentary Dream Girl at the Performing Arts Center on Monday, July 30.

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Shining A Light on the Gay Head Light
Steve Myrick

When the Gay Head Lighthouse had to be moved, it seemed natural for Liz Witham and Ken Wentworth to make a film about it.

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