2017 Milwaukee Film Festival 9/28 - 10/12

2017 Film Guide

Currently showing Features. View shorts.

Padraig O'Malley, recovering alcoholic and pub-owner, is a walking paradox - a solitary man who has brokered conflict resolution in some of the world's most war-torn regions.

Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict

Peggy Guggenheim was an unapologetic heiress who collected lovers at an almost equal pace with her true passion—modern art.

This film is part of Kids Shorts: Size Small

A house is visited by a clean, organized, and well-mannered tiny guest.

This film is part of Kids Shorts: Size Small

Popular children's author Sandra Boynton delivers another fun, animated short about pigs who love to sing about themselves.

A young boy discovers a remarkable superpower while receiving treatment in a NYC hospital and must team with a determined detective and plucky reporter in this animated delight.

This film is part of The Milwaukee Youth Show

Travel the life of the filmmaker's grandfather through photographs and treasured keepsakes.

Presenting Princess Shaw

Unbeknownst to aspiring singer Princess Shaw, her original compositions posted to YouTube have caught the attention of an enigmatic composer about to make her go viral.

An unconventional portrait of the havoc wrought by our prison-industrial complex, told with a cumulative power that challenges and informs.

This film is part of Viva

A teenager from the South Side of Chicago decides to reveal their true identity during a spoken word performance only to be interrupted by an uninvited guest.

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