Tongues Untied

Union Cinema

THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission 30th Anniversary Screening! The seminal documentary on Black gay life, Emmy Award-winning director Marlon T. Riggs’ 1989 Tongues Untied uses poetry, personal testimony, rap and performance... Read More

Barbara Hammer: Ecstatic Subjectivity [16mm!]

Union Cinema

THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! The first of three programs of recently restored work honoring the pioneering filmmaker Barbara Hammer (1939-2019). Regarding tonight’s “visually ecstatic works,” Curators KJ Relth and Mark Toscano, of the Academy Film Archive, write: “Using... Read More

Barbara Hammer: Mediated Sensuality [16mm!]

Union Cinema

“Beginning with her best-known short and ending with her last completed work, this program highlights Hammer’s playful, unfolding dialogue between corporeality and artistic method. Employing double exposure, optical printing, computer animation, and unexpected structural elements, these seven works offer a... Read More

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The Queen [4k Restoration!]

Union Cinema

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,... Read More