One of the coolest parts of being a Milwaukee Film Member: All of our Members get access to a free screening every month. Currently, while the Oriental Theatre is closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, we're offering virtual screenings, plus exclusive Q&A events with filmmakers, movie experts, and community leaders.

Here's what's coming up, plus what you might remember - or what you may have missed - from previous Members-only screenings.

2021 MEMBERS-ONLY SCREENINGS

  • Jan. 27 - Mayor
  • Feb. 24 - Our Right to Gaze: Black Film Identities shorts program
  • March 24
  • April 14
  • May 19 - MFF Super-Secret Screening!
  • June 30

  • July 28
  • Aug. 25
  • Sept. 29
  • Oct. 27
  • Nov. 17
  • Dec. 15

PREVIOUS SCREENINGS

2020

JANUARY: Hedwig and the Angry Inch

FEBRUARY: Clemency

MARCH: canceled (pandemic)

APRIL: The Stranger

MAY: Jiro Dreams of Sushi

JUNE: Scandalous: The True Story of the National Enquirer

JULY: Frances Ferguson

AUGUST: FlanneryMucho Mucho Amor: The Legend of Walter Mercado

SEPTEMBER: Sisters Rising

OCTOBER: Shiva Baby (Secret Screening)

NOVEMBER: White Riot

DECEMBER: Sherlock, Jr. (with live accompaniment)

2019

JANUARY: canceled (weather)

FEBRUARY: The Great Buster

MARCH: Diamantino

APRIL: ImpulsoWhat Is Democracy?

MAY: Best of the Festival Shorts

JUNE: Hyenas

JULY: Rodents of Unusual Size

AUGUST: Afterlife

SEPTEMBER: The Good, The Bad, The Hungry

OCTOBER: The Two Popes (Secret Screening)

NOVEMBER: Anthropocene: The Human Epoch

DECEMBER: Fast Color

2018

JANUARY: The Square

FEBRUARY: The Other Side of Hope

MARCH: Ethel & Ernest

APRIL: Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story

MAY: Best of the Festival Shorts

JUNE: Liyana

JULY: no screening (Oriental Theatre renovations)

AUGUST: Ideal Home

SEPTEMBER: Bee Nation

OCTOBER: Free Solo (Secret Screening)

NOVEMBER: Wildlife

DECEMBER: Coming to America

2017

JANUARY: The Brand New Testament

FEBRUARY: California Typewriter

MARCH: The Daughter

APRIL: Let It Fall: Los Angeles 1982-1992

MAY: The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Maki

JUNE: Best of the Festival Shorts

JULY: Big Sonia

AUGUST: The Rehearsal

SEPTEMBER: Swim Team

OCTOBER: Faces Places (Secret Screening)

NOVEMBER: Esteban

DECEMBER: City Lights

2016

JANUARY: Aferim

FEBRUARY: Janis: Little Girl Blue

MARCH: Taxi

APRIL: Chevalier

MAY: The Last Man on the Moon

JUNE: Best of the Festival Shorts

JULY: Dough

AUGUST: Two Trains Runnin'

SEPTEMBER: Umrika

OCTOBER: Noman Lear: Just Another Version of You (Secret Screening)

NOVEMBER: Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise

DECEMBER: Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory

2015

JANUARY: E-Team

FEBRUARY: Marie's Story

MARCH: Best of the Festival Shorts

APRIL: Timbuktu

MAY: Queen and Country

JUNE: The Night of the Hunter

JULY: Landfill Harmonic

AUGUST: The Kindergarten Teacher

SEPTEMBER: Love and Lemons

OCTOBER: Mississippi Grind (Secret Screening)

NOVEMBER: Romeo Is Bleeding

DECEMBER: Monty Python and the Holy Grail

2014

JANUARY: The Square

FEBRUARY: The Rocket

MARCH: Run and Jump

APRIL: Like Father, Like Son

MAY: Particle Fever

JUNE: Dancing in Jaffa

JULY: Human Capital

AUGUST: Paulette

SEPTEMBER: Big Men

OCTOBER: Last Days in Vietnam (Secret Screening)

NOVEMBER: Frank

DECEMBER: A Summer's Tale

2013
2012

JANUARY: The Innkeepers

FEBRUARY: Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey

MARCH: Bully

APRIL: Pandora's Box (with live accompaniment)

MAY: Indie Game: The Movie

JUNE: Elena

JULY: Beasts of the Southern Wild

AUGUST: Arbitrage

SEPTEMBER: The Ambassador

OCTOBER: Silver Linings Playbook (Secret Screening)

NOVEMBER: Holy Motors

DECEMBER: Any Day Now

2011

JANUARY: N/A

FEBRUARY: Carlos

MARCH: Farewell

APRIL: Potiche

MAY: The Human Resources Manager

JUNE: Page One: Inside the New York Times

JULY: Another Earth

AUGUST: Vincent Wants to Sea

SEPTEMBER: Happy, Happy

OCTOBER: Undefeated (Secret Screening)

NOVEMBER: The Artist

DECEMBER: Project Nim