Share the Earth Environmental Film Series

The Share the Earth Environmental Film Series has been taking place monthly in the UWM Union Cinema for over 12 years. These films speak to a wide range of environmental topics and connect audiences to student organizations, community activists and other experts in Milwaukee who work on these issues.

FALL 2019

Once Was Water I Wed. November 20, 6PM

This upbeat, solutions-oriented documentary tells the story of how Las Vegas, the driest city in America, in the middle of the Mojave desert, leads the United States in sustainable water conservation.

Followed by a discussion with Professor James Price, UWM School of Freshwater Sciences

Cosponsored by Student Involvement and the UWM School of Freshwater Sciences

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WALL-E I Wed. December 11, 6PM I Presented on 35mm film!

After hundreds of lonely years of doing what he was built for, WALL-E (short for Waste Allocation Load Lifter Earth-Class) discovers a new purpose in life when he meets a sleek search robot named EVE. EVE comes to realize that WALL-E has inadvertently stumbled upon the key to the planet’s future, and races back to space to report her findings to the humans (who have been eagerly awaiting word that it is safe to return home). WALL-E chases EVE across the galaxy in one of the most exciting and imaginative comedy adventures ever.

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Past Films

Fall 2019

Anthropocene: The Human Epoch Wed. September 25, 7PM

Thank You for the Rain I Wed. October 23, 7PM

Spring 2019

The Martian……………………………………………….Mon. February 11th, 6PM.

Modified.……………………………………………………Wed. February 20, 6PM.

Food Chains: A Revolution in America’s Fields..Wed. March 13, 6PM.

The Exploration Film Tour presented by NOLS…….Wed. April 17, 6PM

Fall 2018

Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution……………..Wed. September 19, 7PM

4 Wheel Bob……………………………………………Wed. October 17, 7PM.

Wasted!: The Story of Food Waste…………….Wed. Nov. 7, 6PM

The Chocolate Case…………………………………..Wed. Dec. 5, 6PM

Spring 2018 Films:

An Inconvenient Sequel……………………………………..Wed. January 31st, 7PM

Ice & Sky……………………………………………………………Wed. Feb. 21st, 7PM

From the Ashes……………………………………………………Wed. Mar. 14th, 7PM

The Future of Energy……………………………………………..Wed. Apr. 18th, 7PM

For more information on all screenings in the Union, please see the Union Cinema Calendar.