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OPENING NIGHT! Join us for this unvarnished and intimate portrait of a great artist creating one of his greatest triumphs.

AVAILABLE STARTING 5/6

HOW TO FEST


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SUMMER OF SOUL


CLOSING NIGHT! Questlove's directorial debut is an empowering and transporting documentary that closes out MFF2021 in style!

AVAILABLE 5/20 ONLY

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THE 2021 MILWAUKEE FILM FESTIVAL

Explore the world without leaving your couch - over 200 films are coming your way in the all-virtual 2021 Milwaukee Film Festival, presented by Associated Bank!

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About Milwaukee Film

Milwaukee Film is a nonprofit arts organization dedicated to entertaining, educating, and engaging our community through cinematic experiences. We operate the magnificent Oriental Theatre, a historic cinema palace committed to high-quality and accessible film and education programming. Since 2009, the annual Milwaukee Film Festival has brought together film fans and filmmakers to celebrate the power of cinema. Our education programs and Cultures and Communities platform provide avenues toward making our community a more empathetic and equitable place for everyone to live.

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