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Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival Free Screening: Reel in the Closet

October 18, 2015 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Reel in the Closet

A valentine to film archivists everywhere, the documentary Reel in the Closet (Stu Maddox, 2015) unspools home movies and the rediscovered filmed records of LGBT+ lives otherwise consigned to a forgotten past.

Entrancing in its imagery of an overlooked queer mundane and energizing in its sharing of records of actions, marches, and other news events, Stu Maddox’s compilation recirculates a broader LGBT+ history while enacting a manifesto for paying attention to the stories of our elders and to the recordings and artifacts they left behind.

UWM Libraries are the campus partner for this Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival presentation.

The screening is free and open to the public.

http://uwm.edu/lgbtfilmfestival/event/reel-in-the-closet-free/

Details

Date:
October 18, 2015
Time:
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Venue

Golda Meir Library, Conference Center, fourth floor
2311 E. Hartford Ave.
Milwaukee, 53211
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Phone:
414-229-6202