2017 Milwaukee Film Festival 9/28 - 10/12

2017 Film Guide

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Byron's parole work sends him to rural Wisconsin, where he's the only black man (a fact not lost on his inhospitable neighbors) - plus, his checkered past refuses to let go.

Visual artist Leonard 'Porkchop' Zimmerman channeled his grief into art, creating a series of paintings that explored the transformational power of embracing joy.

This film is part of Kids Shorts: Size Small

Two goats take a walk together and discover that there is more than one solution to a problem they encounter.

This film is part of The Milwaukee Show I

One of the things that makes us human, is our ability to tell stories. Eugene Burger narrates the Hindu creation myth. Brahma creates, Vishnu sustains, and Shiva destroys, but that is not the end.

This film is part of Kids Shorts: Size Small

Hippo is a very hungry hippo who loves to eat blueberry pie and drink juice. One day, his beloved blueberry pie goes missing so he goes on a search to find it.

Home Care (Domácí Péce)

Vlasta has spent most of her life tending to others as a home nurse but now finds herself in need of being taken care of.

A daring documentarian teams with an infamous activist to uncover rampant sexual abuse in the Chinese school system in a harrowing work of undercover reportage.

This film is part of Kids Shorts: Size Small

In this classic story from Eric Carle, a hermit crab is on the hunt for a larger shell to call home. Along the way he meets a variety of sea creatures who help him find, decorate, and protect his new shell.

A fresh, sexy romantic comedy that cuts to the heart of dating in an age of social media.

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