UWM Film Faculty Showcase (part 2)

Union Cinema

Get to know the output and inner minds of the Film, Video, Animation and New Genres faculty and staff at this all-star screening. Expect drama, documentary, experimentation, comedy, appropriation, and the unexpected. Many of the artists, your teachers, will be... Read More

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The Novelist’s Film

Union Cinema

Two Films by Hong Sangsoo series - Milwaukee Premiere! For his 27th feature, Hong holds a mirror up to his own artistic process and asks what exactly it is we’re looking for from a work of art. As his characters... Read More

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Valentine’s Artist Fair

Union Concourse 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd., Milwaukee, WI

Please join us in the Student Union concourse for our Artist Fair. Individual students, Student Orgs, and local artists will be showing their wares like pottery, jewelry, prints, greeting cards, and so much more. Please contact us at the Craft... Read More

Uncanny Canon

Union Cinema

On 16mm! An exploration of films that engage with the archival images and the archive as an institution. How is history presented & refigured through artistic intervention? This screening will combine classic and contemporary works of experimental cinema. Curated by... Read More

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Geographies of Solitude

Union Cinema

Milwaukee Premiere! An immersion into the rich ecosystem of Sable Island, a remote sliver of land in the Northwest Atlantic. The film follows Zoe Lucas, a naturalist and environmentalist who has lived on the island for over 40 years as... Read More

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Nope

Union Cinema

African American Film Series Rancher OJ Haywood struggles to keep his business ― the only Black-owned horse trainers in Tinseltown ― afloat. OJ’s sister and assistant, Emerald, arrives late for a commercial shoot with an esteemed cinematographer and things unravel... Read More

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Happening

Union Cinema

Festival of Films in French In 1963, student Anne has a bright future ahead of her, but her dreams of finishing her studies is shattered when she becomes pregnant. As her final exams approach, Anne decides to take matters into... Read More

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Angry Annie

Union Cinema

Festival of Films in French  Talkback with Leah Wilson (Department of Women’s and Gender Studies) When she accidentally becomes pregnant, Annie, a working mother of two teenagers, meets with the Movement for the Liberation of Abortion and Contraception (MLAC); doctors... Read More

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Gallant Indes

Union Cinema

Festival of Films in French On the stage of Paris's legendary Opéra Bastille, 30 dancers from non-traditional genres reprise and remix Jean-Philippe Rameau's baroque masterpiece Les Indes galantes, offering a dynamic take on the landmark opera. Presented as part of the... Read More

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Simone: Woman of the Century

Union Cinema

Festival of Films in French  This epic and intimate portrait of Simone Veil follows her exceptional life from Holocaust survivor to French magistrate and President of the European Parliament, paying tribute to her resilience, strength and courage, as she sought justice for all and championed gender parity, and women’s access to contraception and legal abortion.  Co-sponsored by the Sam & Helen Stahl Center for Jewish Studies  In memory of Nicole Darmon Chandler  (Olivier Dahan,... Read More

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