Laida Lertxundi

Union Cinema

THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! Laida Lertxundi’s (Spain, LA) films are a delicate combination and celebration of landscape, feminist perspectives, literature, music, objects, and portraiture. These 16mm explorations are both lush and quizzical as they question and challenge our domestic,... Read More


Union Cinema

THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! Trouble begins in Vienna, with the filmmaker meeting her father, David, whom she hasn’t seen since she was two years old. She surprises him by showing him a BBC documentary that was made in... Read More

From The Archives: Sculptors in Tears

Union Cinema

  THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! This program will feature 16mm films from the UWM Film Department's Cinema Arts Archive employing tactile methods to create film objects relating to ideas of ruins, the passage of time, and showing emotion.... Read More

Nicolas Pereda x Ana Vaz

Union Cinema

This Screening Is Free For Everyone! This program pairs two films by Nicolas Pereda & Ana Vaz. Nicolas Pereda's My Skin Luminous, originally commissioned by the Mexican Ministry of Education, is a hypnotically mysterious, hybrid object that unravels and metamorphoses within... Read More

Films by Morgan Quaintance

Union Cinema

THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! This program presents a selection of recent short films from one of the most exciting emerging voices in artist-made cinema. Morgan Quaintance is a London-based writer, musician, broadcaster, and curator. All Quaintance’s short films... Read More

CANCELED – Two Videos by Charlotte Prodger

Union Cinema

THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! Charlotte Prodger is a British artist working with moving image, printed image, sculpture and writing. Her work explores issues surrounding queer identity, landscape, language, technology, and time. This program presents two of Prodger's recent... Read More

Make a Distinction

Union Cinema

This Screening is Free for Everyone! A family has lunch under the shade of a C-47 warcraft. An army installation contains the last remnants of an endangered grassland ecology. Young filmmakers hone their skills making a cop show on Chicago... Read More

Ste. Anne

Union Cinema

THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! This stirring debut feature by Manitoban filmmaker and artist Rhayne Vermette is a formally alluring examination of home by way of places and people. Set and shot in Treaty 1 territory, which today includes... Read More

Films by Sandra Lahire

Union Cinema

This screening is free for everyone! Hers is an important body of work that deserves wider recognition – its environmental concerns, its intersectional feminism, its honest discussion of mental health feel poignantly modern and relevant today. Marked by corporeal vulnerability... Read More


Experimental Tuesdays – From the Archive

Mitchell Hall, Room B91 3203 N Downer Ave, Milwaukee, WI

This screening is free for everyone! In Mitchell Hall B91! During the Union Cinema’s closure in the months of April and May, Experimental Tuesdays will still be happening every Tuesday, but they will be taking place in Mitchell Hall B91.... Read More