Samantha Peetz interviewed by the Shepherd Express

Current Film Studies major and SEEN organizer, Samantha Peetz, was interviewed by the Shepherd Express regarding the collective’s screenings, art installations, and the upcoming Hallo-SEEN event. The full article and information on Hallo-SEEN can be found here: SEEN Centers Queer Filmmakers… Read More

Film Studies Professor Jocelyn Szczepaniak-Gillece comments on the closing of Milwaukee’s Downer Theatre

Milwaukee’s oldest cinema, the Downer Theatre, closed recently and UWM’s Director of Film Studies, Professor Jocelyn Szczepaniak-Gillece, spoke with Spectrum News 1.

Professor Jocelyn Szczepaniak-Gillece Featured on WPR’s “Central Time”

Film Studies Director and Professor Jocelyn Szczepaniak-Gillece was featured on WPR’s “Central Time” on Thursday, September 14th. You can listen to the show here: After ‘Barbenheimer’ summer, will the movie theater comeback continue? | Wisconsin Public Radio (

Book talk with Professor Gordon

Boswell Book Company presents an evening with Marsha Gordon, author of Becoming the Ex-Wife: The Unconventional Life & Forgotten Writings of Ursula Parrott. Cosponsored by the UWM Film Studies Program. The book talk with Professor Gordon will begin at 6:30pm on… Read More

Film Screening: “The Divorcee”

Film Studies is co-sponsoring a free screening of the 1930 film, The Divorcee, introduced by Professor Marsha Gordon of North Carolina State University. The screening will take place at the Union Cinema at 7:00pm on Wednesday, September 27. More information about… Read More