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2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

December 2019

Student Film & Video Festival

December 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! The Student Film and Video Festival is a bi-annual festival featuring a juried showcase of the best short films and videos from the pioneering UWM Department of Film, Video, Animation, and New Genres. Join…

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Senior Screenings

December 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! What better way to end our 2019 program than to celebrate a night of screenings featuring films from the BFA graduates of the UWM Department of Film, Video, Animation, and New Genres! Come help…

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January 2020

The Iron Giant [35mm!]

January 24, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on January 25, 2020 at 5:00 pm

Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission An enormous robot has come from deepest space, crash-landed on Earth, and followed eleven-year-old Hogarth Hughes home. Now, young Hogarth has one big friend and an…

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Hustlers

January 24, 2020 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission Based on true events, strippers Ramona and Destiny learn to finagle their way around the wealthy Wall Street clientele who frequent their club. However, as the…

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The Iron Giant [35mm!]

January 25, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission An enormous robot has come from deepest space, crash-landed on Earth, and followed eleven-year-old Hogarth Hughes home. Now, young Hogarth has one big friend and an…

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Hustlers

January 25, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission Based on true events, strippers Ramona and Destiny learn to finagle their way around the wealthy Wall Street clientele who frequent their club. However, as the…

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UWM Film Animation Showcase

January 28, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! A rowdy collection of work from undergrad animators in the UWM Department of Film, Video, Animation, and New Genres. Curated by Ty Williams. (Various Filmmakers, USA, English, ~120 min, Digital, 2020)      

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Youth Unstoppable

January 29, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! Youth Unstoppable takes us inside the rise of the Global Youth Climate Movement. Slater Jewell-Kemker was 15 when she began documenting the untold stories of youth on the front lines of climate change refusing…

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The Life of Juanita Castro and Screen Test #2

January 30, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission Two collaborations between Andy Warhol and playwright Ronald Tavel, who, for both films here, wrote the scenarios and plays the on-screen director: The Life of Juanita…

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My Twentieth Century (Az én XX. századom)

January 31, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on February 1, 2020 at 5:00 pm

Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission Ildikó Enyedi’s fairytale-like, unconventional ironic film luminaire was awarded the Camera d'Or at Cannes in 1989. On the eve of the 20th century, two twin girls,…

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The Face of Another (Tanin no kao) [35mm!]

January 31, 2020 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission Presented on 35mm film! A staggering work of existential science fiction, The Face of Another dissects identity with the sure hand of a surgeon. Okuyama, after…

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February 2020

My Twentieth Century (Az én XX. századom)

February 1, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
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One event on February 1, 2020 at 5:00 pm

Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission Ildikó Enyedi’s fairytale-like, unconventional ironic film luminaire was awarded the Camera d'Or at Cannes in 1989. On the eve of the 20th century, two twin girls,…

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The Face of Another (Tanin no kao) [35mm!]

February 1, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission Presented on 35mm film! A staggering work of existential science fiction, The Face of Another dissects identity with the sure hand of a surgeon. Okuyama, after…

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From the Archives: Old Digs [16mm!]

February 4, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! A program of formally bold ruminations on the themes of memory and youth passed. Through the revisitation and reexamination of their personal archives, the artists represented study the passing of time. Curated by Daniel…

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Poto and Cabengo

February 5, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission Grace and Virginia are young San Diego twins who speak unlike anyone else. With little exposure to the outside world, the two girls have created a…

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Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror

February 6, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! Delving into a century of genre films that by turns utilized, caricatured, exploited, sidelined, and finally embraced them, Horror Noire traces the untold history of Black Americans in Hollywood through their connection to the…

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Duet for Cannibals (Duett för kannibaler)

February 7, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission Essayist, novelist, critic, cinephile, and all-around intellectual dynamo Sontag made her directorial debut with this definition-defying, dryly funny psychological serio-comedy, the result of a Swedish studio’s…

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Night of the Hunter

February 7, 2020 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission A tall, handsome 'preacher' - his knuckles eerily tattooed with 'love' and 'hate' - roams the countryside, spreading the gospel... and leaving a trail of murdered…

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Duet for Cannibals (Duett för kannibaler)

February 8, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission Essayist, novelist, critic, cinephile, and all-around intellectual dynamo Sontag made her directorial debut with this definition-defying, dryly funny psychological serio-comedy, the result of a Swedish studio’s…

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Night of the Hunter

February 8, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission A tall, handsome 'preacher' - his knuckles eerily tattooed with 'love' and 'hate' - roams the countryside, spreading the gospel... and leaving a trail of murdered…

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Jon Cates: 鬼鎮 (Ghosttown)

February 11, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE Filmmaker in Attendance! Chicago-based new media artist jonCates’ influential body of work mixes the urgency of punk with the poetics of glitch. His latest project, a glitch Western, takes shape as a feature film…

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Celebration

February 12, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission Filmed over the course of three years, this portrait of fashion colossus Yves Saint Laurent was suppressed right after its first and only public screening at…

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Pier Kids: The Life

February 13, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! Caught up in the precariousness of survival and self-preservation, homeless queer and trans youth of color hang out at Christopher Street Pier, forging their own chosen family. With intimate, immersive access to the hazardous lives…

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23rd Annual Festival of Films in French

February 14, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - February 23, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Come celebrate the rich culture of French Language Cinema with a vast array of acclaimed films, featuring iconic works from René Clément, Agnès Varda and many more. Check out the festival’s full schedule HERE.  

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A Modern Shepherdess (Jeune Bergere)

February 19, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! Originally from Paris, Stephanie leaves everything behind to make her dream come true to live closer to nature and reinvent herself in the salt meadows of the Cherbourg Peninsula. Facing the myriad challenges of…

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Le Bonheur

February 21, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! Though married to the good-natured, beautiful Thérèse, young husband and father François finds himself falling unquestioningly into an affair with an attractive postal worker. One of Agnès Varda's most provocative films, Le bonheur examines,…

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Manta Ray

February 25, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! Near a coastal village of Thailand, by the sea where thousands of Rohingya refugees have drowned, a local fisherman finds an injured man lying unconscious in the forest. He rescues the stranger, who does…

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News From Home

February 26, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission Letters from Chantal Akerman’s mother are read over a series of elegantly composed shots of 1976 New York, where our (unseen) filmmaker and protagonist has relocated.…

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Queen and Slim

February 27, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR EVERYONE! While on a forgettable first date together in Ohio, a black man and a black woman are pulled over for a minor traffic infraction. The situation escalates, with sudden and tragic results. Terrified and…

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The Gold Diggers

February 28, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission Drawing from a well of avant-garde anti-structure , Sally Potter’s whip-smart The Gold Diggers is brimming with cultural and political signifiers that combine to form a…

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Wild At Heart [35mm!]

February 28, 2020 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission Presented on 35mm film! Sailor and Lula are two lovers struggling to remain together even when fate seems intent on keeping them apart. In this case,…

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The Gold Diggers

February 29, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission Drawing from a well of avant-garde anti-structure , Sally Potter’s whip-smart The Gold Diggers is brimming with cultural and political signifiers that combine to form a…

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Wild At Heart [35mm!]

February 29, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Union Cinema, 2200 E.Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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THIS SCREENING IS FREE FOR UWM STUDENTS AND UNION CINEMA MEMBERS! $5 General Admission Presented on 35mm film! Sailor and Lula are two lovers struggling to remain together even when fate seems intent on keeping them apart. In this case,…

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