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Arts & Culture
3:36 pm
Mon December 8, 2014

Turns Out The Movie 'Interstellar' Is Not So Stellar

The film "Interstellar" chronicles the adventures of explorers who make use of a wormhole to travel in order to find a new place for humans to relocate after the Earth has turned scarce and desolate.
Credit interstellar-movie.com

For many people, their strongest connection to science is in the form of reading or watching science fiction. 

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Arts & Culture
10:25 am
Wed November 26, 2014

Filmmaker Gets Involved In The Fight Against Hunger And Finds Hope

Director, producer, and cinematographer Jesse Roesler
Credit thestarfishthrowers.com

Not long ago, the Milwaukee Film Festival convened a panel to discuss food insecurity in Milwaukee.

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Arts & Culture
4:29 pm
Fri November 14, 2014

The Films of War

War on the Silver Screen: Shaping America’s Perception of History

  Which leaves a more lasting impression on Americans – images of war or images from war movies? A new book tries to answer that question.

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Arts & Culture
2:14 pm
Thu November 13, 2014

Film in Progress Based on Life of Russian-Jewish Immigrant in Milwaukee

The title for the movie was based off of this t-shirt.
Credit Give Me Liberty, the Movie

The creative team behind Give Me Liberty says the feature film is for Milwaukee, by Milwaukee and about Milwaukee.

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Arts & Culture
4:19 pm
Thu October 30, 2014

Lake Michigan Plays A Major Role In New Film

Director of Photography Jimmy Sammarco and Director Gil Cates, Jr. on the set of the film.
The Surface Movie facebook.com

The Surface is a drama about two men, both at a desperate point in their lives, who have a chance encounter on Lake Michigan.

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Arts & Culture
1:52 pm
Wed October 15, 2014

2014 Milwaukee LGBT Film Festival Offers Selections As Diverse As Its Community

Credit uwm.edu

The history of LGBT cinema has always generally reflected the state of the LGBT community and its place in the world. 

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Arts & Culture
2:19 pm
Fri October 3, 2014

New Documentary Explores Connection Between Milwaukee And Vietnam

Credit Steve Green / Flickr

It’s been 41 years since the last U.S. combat troops left Vietnam, but the effects of the prolonged conflict are still being felt. 

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Arts & Culture
10:23 am
Wed October 1, 2014

A ​Filmmaker's Journey Down a Psycho Path

"Psychopath" the documentary focuses on one man's dream to open a horror theme park.
Credit mannymarquez.tumblr.com

Among the many films playing during this year’s Milwaukee Film Festival, one film stands out for the sheer unlikeliness of its true subject matter.

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Arts & Culture
3:43 pm
Tue September 30, 2014

Romantic Comedy Filmed in Milwaukee, Part of Cream City Cinema Showcase

Still from the film, Serial Daters Anonymous.
Credit Serial Daters Anonymous

The 2014 Milwaukee Film Festival is underway at cinemas from Fox Point to Washington Heights. One of the mainstays of the festival is the spotlight on local films. 

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Arts & Culture
10:25 am
Fri September 5, 2014

Milwaukee Short Film Festival Returns for 16th Year

Milwaukee Short Film Festival is happening this weeke.d
Credit Milwaukee Independent Film Society

The 16th annual Milwaukee Short Film Festival runs Friday and Saturday at the Milwaukee Art Museum’s Lubar Auditorium.

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