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Little White Lie [Filmmakers in Attendance!]

November 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! Filmmakers in Attendance! How do we come to terms with the sins and mistakes of our parents? Lacey Schwartz discovers that answering those questions means understanding her parents’ own stories as well as her…

You Are on Indian Land / Mohawk Nation

November 19 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! You Are on Indian Land (Mike Kanentakeron Mitchell), made by the Indian Film Crew of Canada’s National Film Board, documents the 1969 protest, unfurled in response to Canada’s violation of treaty rights, by the…

Once Was Water

November 20 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! Followed by a discussion with faculty from UWM School of Freshwater Sciences Join us in the exploration of this vital frontier of water sustainability. Once Was Water is an upbeat, solutions-oriented documentary that tells…

FROZEN 2: Opening Night Premiere!

November 21 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

FOR UWM STUDENTS AND 100% FREE! Calling all UWM students! It’s time for our bi-annual retreat to Marcus North Shore Cinema for another opening night premiere, this time for the opening night premiere of Frozen 2! Important Details: We will…

The Queen [4k Restoration!]

November 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival presents… A welcome time capsule of foundational and publicly vibrant queer history, The Queen, Frank Simon’s groundbreaking and now digitally restored documentary,…

The Garden

December 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival presents… Half waking dream and half fiery polemic, The Garden (1990) was born of director Jarman’s rage over continued anti-gay discrimination and the sluggardly response to the AIDS crisis. Among…

From the Archives: Before Need [16mm!]

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

THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! Presented on 16mm Film! “Because it had been so many years since we had worked together on a film, we were wondering if it was still possible to collaborate. We started with some dream…

In My Room

December 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission Milwaukee Premiere! Lost in life and beset by a recent passing, Armin has nowhere to go and just as much to show for himself. Fate intervenes…

The Foreigner’s Home

December 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission The Foreigner’s Home explores Toni Morrison’s artistic and intellectual vision through her 2006 exhibition at the Louvre. Through exclusive footage of Morrison in dialogue with artists,…

Downtown 81 [35mm]

December 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission Presented on 35mm Film!   In 1981, Warhol associate Glenn O’Brien, Swiss photographer Edo Bertoglio, and Jean-Michel Basquiat, a graffiti innovator who’d just begun to exhibit…

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