Nam June Paik: Moon is the Oldest TV

MKE Film Festival

Recognized as "The Father of Video Art" and coiner of the term "electronic superhighway," Nam June Paik was one of the most influential artists of the 20th century. From his childhood in Japan-occupied Korea to his immigration to the United States, to experimental influences like John Cage and Fluxus, NAM JUNE PAIK: MOON IS THE OLDEST TV is an artful biography of a visionary global citizen.

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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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