Film: “North of the Sun” By Kelsey Perrett - Feb 27, 2014 Thomas Bena is the founder of the Martha's Vineyard Film Festival, this year March 14 – 16. — File photo by Ralph Stewart Introduced by Mill Valley Surf Film Fest founder, Ari Lurie. Two surfers set off to endure nine months on a desolate arctic island. $5 Members/ $10. Part of Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival. 508-645-9599. tmvff.org.