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Own the film that documented the life of an American icon and a warrior in the fight for justice.

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Education Programs


Bring film into the classroom (even if it's virtual) with MKE Film's educational materials, events, and classes.

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We're virtual, but our films are as awesome as ever. View ticket options for our two fall festivals and for Sofa Cinema.

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Become A Member

Being a Milwaukee Film Member is an easy, affordable way to support our mission - plus get great Members-only benefits.

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Featured Trailer

JAZZ ON A SUMMER'S DAY

Filmed at the 1958 Newport Jazz Festival in Rhode Island and directed by world-renowned photographer, Bert Stern, Jazz on a Summer's Day features intimate performances by an all-star line-up of musical legends including Louis Armstrong, Thelonius Monk, Gerry Mulligan, Anita O'Day, Chuck Berry, Dinah Washington, and closes with a beautiful rendition of "The Lord's Prayer" by Mahalia Jackson at midnight to usher in Sunday morning.

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All About MKE 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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