The Milwaukee Youth Show

Milwaukee Film Festival

Milwaukee kids are definitely alright. With works spanning from documentary to animation, exploring topics like anxiety, purpose, loneliness, and trans joy, the future filmmakers of our city are ready to share their voices and show us how important they'll be as the next wave of Milwaukee's artistic leaders.

Film Line Up

Authentic Purpose
Book Trailer - The War That Saved My Life
The Diagnosis
Dream Gary
Dry Spout
Exit Ticket
Hometown Hope
Just Around the Corner
The Lake Michigan Muncher
Love, the Color Orange
Making ‘The Chair’
Soles of Childhood
Todd’s Torment
Trash Man 3: Trash Man Goes Back In Time

- Following the screening there will be a Q&A with Various Youth Filmmakers

Community Partners: ArtWorks for Milwaukee;


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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