MKE Film Festival

Sabaah Folayan's penetrating portrait unveils the teenager, Jahseh Onfroy, behind the artist better known as XXXTentacion. She follows the slain rapper's career from his inauspicious beginnings as a SoundCloud discovery to his becoming one of the most streamed artists in history. The film chronicles his volatile tensions between public and private life, magnifying his struggles with mental health that result in violent altercations, his perpetuation of domestic abuse, and his dealings with the criminal justice system.


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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