Moby-Dick Pre-Marathon Dinner, Movie & Discussion
Friday, January 5, 2018
5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Harbor View Gallery
Reception and Dinner
Attendees enjoyed a meal well-suited for hungry sailors, catered by Russell Morin Catering & Events. Buzzards Bay Brewing served up complimentary, thirst-quenching brews, and there was also a full-service cash bar.
Film: Call Us Ishmael
This engaging documentary directed by David Shaerf takes an intimate look at the world’s obsession with Moby-Dick and its cultural legacy. Featuring Laurie Anderson, Nathaniel Philbrick, Anne Marie Damman, Philip Hoare, Frank Stella, Matt Kish and many more Moby-Dick enthusiasts. View movie trailer below.
Movie poster design by Matt Kish
Film Discussion with Melville Scholars
A lively discussion of the film with scholars from the Melville Society Cultural Project, to whet one’s appetite on the eve of the Moby-Dick Marathon.
Tickets Members $40 | Non-members $50
Call Us Ishmael trailer (below) or view on Vimeo
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