Being Mary Tyler Moore

MKE Film Festival


Expected to attend Q&A Following 4/29 2:30 PM Screening: James Adolphus (director)

With unprecedented access to the Mary Tyler Moore Estate, friends, family, and colleagues, this documentary constructs an intimate mosaic of Mary Tyler Moore's 60-year career in show business. To understand her life and impact, director and MFF2015 alum James Adolphus (LITTLE WHITE LIE) weaves together an examination of the importance of her on-screen roles, her non-traditional influence as a powerful executive, her humanitarianism, and the indelible mark she left on feminism, revealing a complex icon.


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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 & Communities platform provide avenues toward making our community a more empathetic and equitable place for everyone to live.

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