Native American Heritage Month Film Series


Milwaukee Film is proud to honor Native American culture and traditions with a three-film series that celebrates indigenous stories all through the month of November!



TBA Best of Fest Title

Saturday, Nov. 2 @ 4 p.m.

Help us kick off this series on November 2nd with a special title from the 2019 Milwaukee Film Festival! We can't announce that title just yet, but know that it will be a stunner.











SMOKE-SIGNALS-poster.jpgSmoke Signals

Saturday, Nov. 9 @ 4 p.m.

On a Coeur d'Alene, an Idaho reservation, nothing ever changes until the estranged father of Victor Joseph bites the dust in Arizona and Victor must collect the cremated remains. Victor can't afford the fare, but annoying nerd Thomas Builds-the-Fire will float Victor a loan if Thomas can tag along.









The Seventh Fire

Saturday, Nov. 16 @ 4 p.m.

Presented by Terrence Malick, this haunting and visually arresting documentary follows Rob Brown, a Native American gang leader on a remote Minnesota reservation sentenced to jail for the fifth time. He must now confront his role in bringing violent drug culture into his beloved Ojibwe community.