Day Trips to the Oriental Theatre
UPDATE: Our Education Screenings have paused for the summer, but will return--with in-cinema screenings!--this fall. Please check back on our Education Screenings web page for fall semester offerings, and don't forget to sign up for our Educator Newsletter to be the first to hear the latest updates on this and other youth education programs!
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Milwaukee Film Education Team
About our Education Screenings:
Through Milwaukee Film's education screenings program, local students take a day trip to the Oriental Theatre. The students experience a historic cinema, view a high-quality film, and join other students from the community to engage in thought-provoking, curriculum-based activities and discussions. We also provide participating teachers with curriculum packets that indicate the Common Core State Standards our screenings and activities meet.
Previous screenings have included the documentaries T-Rex, The Blood is at the Doorstep, and Supergirl, and, on occasion, we've been able to bring in a film professional or guest to supplement the screening and subsequent discussion.
In the past, our education screenings have been limited to festival season, but with Milwaukee Film operating the Oriental Theatre year-round, we have expanded this program to serve students throughout the academic year.
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