Film Festival Buys West Tisbury Property, But Will Resell

The Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival Wednesday took ownership of the Walsh property in West Tisbury, but announced that it would resell the property, possibly to a neighbor group that is a potential buyer.

Historic Commission Weighs In Over MVFF Property Purchase

The West Tisbury historic district commission has joined town selectmen and many others in raising concerns about plans by the Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival to relocate.

West Tisbury Selectmen Urge MVFF Board to Reconsider Property Purchase

In a letter, selectmen urged directors for the Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival to reconsider a plan to buy property off Old County Road.

Amid Uproar, MVFF Says It Will Stay the Course on Property Purchase

Despite fierce opposition, Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival leaders said they intend to follow through with plans to buy a tract of residential farmland in West Tisbury.

West Tisbury Selectmen to Discuss MVFF Property Purchase

The West Tisbury selectmen’s meeting has been moved to the Howes House today to accommodate what is expected to be a large attendance. Selectmen expect to discuss the news that the Martha's Vineyard Film Festival will buy property off Old County Road.

Martha's Vineyard Film Festival Set to Buy Property in West Tisbury

A 12.5-acre residential property off Old County Road is slated to become a permanent home for the film festival, the organization said, although no plan has been presented yet.

Sweet Sixteen, Martha's Vineyard Film Festival Keeps the Conversation Rolling

The Martha's Vineyard Film Festival opens its 16th straight year on March 17 with a free screening of Heroin: Cape Cod USA and runs through Sunday, March 20.

New Board Members for Martha's Vineyard Film Festival

Professor Henry Louis (Skip) Gates Jr. has joined the board of directors of the Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival (MVFF).

Fountain of Youth? Wear an Eight Foot Yellow Suit With Feathers

Caroll Spinney is in the spotlight with the release of the documentary I Am Big Bird, which chronicles his life and career playing Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch on Sesame Street. He was recently on the Vineyard for a film screening and puppet-making workshop.

It's a Wrap, Film Festival Put Spotlight on Artists and Community

The Martha's Vineyard Film Festival once again brought filmmakers and the Island community together for an overflow of riches.