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Vineyard Gazette posts new film clips of Martha's Vineyard from 1957. Check out these amazing aerial shots. (Vineyard Gazette, Tom Dunlop, October 9, 2013)

Oct 13

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Film Soars to the Vineyard, Circa 1957
Vineyard Gazette
Tom Dunlop
October 9, 2013

The film comes from 1957, so the colors look 
 elemental and crayon bright. The music is jouncy and insistent, like something you’d hear in an old-time Friendly’s Restaurant. The men wear neckties and smoke, pretty much no matter where they are or what they’re doing. In spirit, the movie is late-Eisenhower through and through. And so far as the Vineyard is concerned, it’s also a film of importance, offering us our first known motion pictures of the Island shot in color from the sky.

View the film clips and read the full article by clicking here.

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