The Tentacle
The 28th Annual Woods Hole Film Festival
SATURDAY, JULY 27 THROUGH
SATURDAY, AUGUST 3, 2019
DINNER & A MOVIE
     

    DINNER & A MOVIE

    The Woods Hole Film Festival presents Dinner & A Movie a monthly screening series of independent films from October through May. On the night of each screening, ticket purchasers may present their ticket prior to the film for discounts and special offers at participating restaurants. Please note, screening ticket purchase does not include food or drink from participating restaurants. Participating restaurants include The Captain Kidd, Water Street Kitchen, The Landfall, and Quicks Hole Tavern. Contact individual restaurants for reservations and the most up to date information.
     
    The screenings take place at WHOI’s Redfield Auditorium, located at 45 Water Street in Woods Hole, and start at 7:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted. The facility is wheelchair accessible.
     
    Dinner & A Movie is supported in part by a grant from the Cape Cod 5 Charitable Foundation Trust, the Falmouth Fund of the Cape Cod Foundation, Arts Foundation of Cape Cod, and the Massachusetts Cultural Council.
     
    Tickets are $14 general, $12 members, and $10 students/veterans and are available in advance through the links below or at the door.
     
    The program is subject to change. No refunds or exchanges unless screening is cancelled or rescheduled by the Festival. Screenings may be rescheduled due to various reasons, including inclement weather. All screening information will be posted on the Woods Hole Film Festival Facebook page. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Instagram @woodsholefilmfestival and on Twitter @WHFF.

    Saturday, December 15, 2018 • 7:30 p.m.
    Miss Arizona
    Narrative Feature | Autumn McAlpin | USA | 90 min.

    Rose Raynes was crowned Miss Arizona – 15 years ago. Now a bored housewife trapped in a less-than-ideal marriage, Rose accepts an invitation to teach a life skills class at a women’s shelter. Digging out the relics of her pageant queen past, Rose attempts to share her “Making Your Presence a Present” platform speech with a room of four disinterested women dodging abusive exes. But when trouble shows up at the shelter, what the women really need is for Rose’s shiny S.U.V. to get them out of dodge. The five embark on an all-night adventure through L.A.’s darkest streets and wildest drag club as the women fight to survive, and in so doing, discover what they need most. 2018


    Saturday, January 12, 2019 • 7:30 p.m.
    Bathtubs Over Broadway
    Documentary Feature | Dava Whisenant | USA | 87 min.
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    When he started as a comedy writer for the LATE SHOW WITH DAVID LETTERMAN, Steve Young had few interests outside of his day job. But while gathering material for a segment on the show, Steve stumbled onto a few vintage record albums that would change his life forever. Bizarre cast recordings – marked “internal use only” – revealed full-throated Broadway-style musical shows about some of the most recognizable corporations in America: GE, McDonald’s, Ford, DuPont, Xerox. BATHTUBS OVER BROADWAY follows Steve on his quest to find all he can about this hidden world. While tracking down rare albums, unseen footage, composers and performers, Steve forms unlikely friendships and discovers that this discarded musical genre starring tractors and bathtubs was bigger than Broadway. USA, 2018.

    Saturday, February 16, 2019 • 7:30 p.m.
    Ghost Light
    Narrative Feature | John Stimpson | USA | 86 min.
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    A dark comedy about a disgruntled summer-stock actor who contemptuously disregards the superstition surrounding Shakespeare”s tragedy, Macbeth. By doing so he unleashes the curse of The Scottish Play and wreaks havoc on the company. All’s well that ends well – but not for everyone. USA, 2018.

    Saturday, March 16, 2019 • 7:30 p.m.
    All The Wild Horses
    Documentary Feature | Ivo Marloh | UK | 91 min.
    Six international riders from the USA, Canada, South Africa, Ireland and the UK race across Mongolia in the longest and toughest horse race on the planet and have to deal with extreme weather, menacing wildlife and dangerous accidents in their bid to complete this equine challenge of no equal across 700 miles of Mongolian wilderness in eight grueling days. 2018

    Saturday, April 27, 2019 • 7:30 p.m.
    Brampton’s Own
    Narrative Feature | Michael Donegar | USA | 90 min.
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    After 12 years of withstanding the rigors and trying conditions of minor league baseball in hopes of making it to the big leagues, Dustin Kimmel has decided to call it a career and return to his small hometown where he was once a celebrated athlete. Having neglected to prepare for life after baseball, Dustin’s trip home forces him to confront the very decisions that led to his current purposeless state. 2018


    PREVIOUS SCREENINGS
    Saturday, October 6, 2018 • 7:30 p.m.
    Lost In Paris
    Narrative  Feature | Dominique Abel & Fiona Gordon | France | 83 min.
     
    When Fiona’s orderly life is disrupted by a letter of distress from her 93-year-old Aunt Martha (portrayed by Academy Award®-nominee Emmanuelle Riva) who is living in Paris, she hops on the first plane she can and arrives only to discover that Martha has disappeared. In an avalanche of spectacular disasters, she encounters Dom, the affable, but annoying tramp who just won’t leave her alone. Replete with amazing antics and intricately choreographed slapstick, LOST IN PARIS is a wondrously fun and hectic tale of peculiar people finding love while lost in the City of Lights. 2017.

    Saturday, November 3, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
    306 Hollywood
    Documentary Feature | Elan Bogarin & Jonathan Bogarin | USA | 82 min.
     
    306 Hollywood is a magical realist documentary of two siblings who undertake an archaeological excavation of their late grandmother’s house. They embark on a journey from her home in New Jersey to ancient Rome, from fashion to physics, in search of what life remains in the objects we leave behind. 2018

    Redfield Auditorium is located at 45 Water Street, Woods Hole, MA.

    Participating restaurants include: