General Magic

Showtimes

1 Hr. 44 Min.

2018
Screening format: DCP
Visit Website

The technology you carry in your pocket today is courtesy of a start-up company you've never heard of. Watch General Magic attempt to revolutionize the telecommunications industry nearly 20 years before cell phones, only to see their dreams pilfered and dismantled. A history of both technology and Silicon Valley itself, the majority of these "magicians" moved on to work with Samsung, Google, and Twitter, and revolutionized our day-to-day lives. General Magic is an inspiring portrait of the entrepreneurial spirit and a compelling argument for the necessity of failure.

FILM SPONSOR: Ward 4

Community Partners: K. Singh and Associates, Redemann Creative


Share

Members-Only Screening: Top Secret

Join the MKE Film Community

Milwaukee Film offers exclusive monthly screenings of festival-quality films, ticket and merchandise discounts, early access to film festival tickets, private event invites, and other fantastic perks to its members.

As a member, you’ll be a part of a growing community of film fans who are passionate about sharing cinematic experiences and furthering film culture in the Milwaukee area. Milwaukee Film memberships are tax deductible and begin as low as $65/year.

Become a Milwaukee Film Member