Black Lens Shorts: Black Love Through a Black Lens

MKE Film Festival

First presented during Black History Month, this program is back by popular demand. Each of these films offers an exploration of what love means, whether in relationships, intimate situations, or self-worth. Ranging from explorative documentaries to poignant melodramas to delightful comedies, these films consider what love was, what love is, and what love can be.

Shorts Include:

Friendzone L.A.
Things At Rest
Pink And Blue
You Can't Stop Spirit


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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