Loading Events

Upcoming Events

“Experimental Tuesdays at the Union Theatre: Steve Reinke’s RIB GETS IN THE WAY”

March 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

“Steve Reinke’s RIB GETS IN THE WAY (52 min, Digital Video, 2014) Free! “Steve Reinke has long been lauded for his irreverent, philosophical, and often acerbic works, which typically adopt the form of personal essays to wryly bend and reread wide-ranging topics. RIB GETS IN THE WAY, is narrated in the first person by Reinke, and addresses mortality, the body, the archive, and the embodiment of a life’s work.” – Video Databank Co-Sponsored by The Milwaukee LGBT Film / Video…

Jenni Olson’s THE ROYAL ROAD – Midwestern premiere!

April 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

THE ROYAL ROAD Written and Directed by Jenni Olson A cinematic essay set against a contemplative backdrop of 16mm urban California landscapes, THE ROYAL ROAD offers up intimate reflections on nostalgia, the pursuit of unavailable women, butch identity, and Alfred Hitchcock’s “Vertigo” alongside a primer on Junipero Serra’s Spanish colonization of California and the Mexican American War. Featuring a voiceover cameo by Tony Kushner. (65min., 2015)

Kenilworth Open Studios

April 18 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Don’t miss this year’s highly anticipated Kenilworth Open Studios (KOS) event. Peck School’s annual celebration of interdisciplinary arts presented by Shepherd Express!

Tender Muscles: 5 Films by Charles Fairbanks

April 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Filmmaker CHARLES FAIRBANKS in attendance! Charles Fairbanks is a wrestler and filmmaker. His recent work focuses on Lucha Libre in Mexico, where the artist fights as the One-Eyed Cat (El Gato Tuerto) with a camera built into his mask. Writes Anthology Film Archives, “With only a few small films under his belt, Charles Fairbanks has managed to make a big impact at festivals around the world. His entertaining and heartfelt short films are extremely easy to enjoy and very hard…

Milwaukee Underground Film Festival

April 30 - May 3

A weekend full of innovative International films dedicated to contemporary works.

68th Student Film & Video Festival

May 8 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

A juried showcase of the best short films and videos from the pioneering UWM Department of Film, Video, Animation and New Genres.

Film Department Senior Screenings

May 14 - 15

A special evening showcasing the films and videos completed by the UWM Department of Film, Video, Animation and New Genre’s graduating seniors.

+ iCal Import Listed Events