2017 Milwaukee Film Festival 9/28 - 10/12
 
 

We Recommend: Bogey, Beatriz, and more

posted by MKE Film on June 22, 2017

(Every Thursday, our email newsletter includes reviews of our top film picks for the week, reminders about classics you may have missed, film news, and something in our city that we just plain love. Want to read it? Sign up today!) THIS WEEK'S TOP PICKS: Casablanca @ Oriental Theatre (Sun, June 25 @ 7:15 PM) (Dir. Michael Curtiz | USA | 1942) Beatriz at Dinner @ Oriental Theatre (Opens Thu, June 22) (Dir. Miguel Arteta | USA | 2017) MORE PICKS: (** = Screened at a Milwaukee Film Festival or Members-Only Screening) Thursday, June 22 Batman: The Movie – 9 PM



ANNOUNCEMENT: Milwaukee Film Finally Has Its Own Venue

posted by MKE Film on June 18, 2017

Normally we don't reach out to you on the weekends, but today's a very special day for all of us here at Milwaukee Film. We're beyond thrilled to announce that, beginning July 1, 2018, we will begin a 31-year lease at the Oriental Theatre. Having our own venue has been a dream of ours since day one. But to have that venue be one as gorgeous and important as the Oriental Theatre makes it even more special for us. What does this mean for Milwaukee? For our organization? For you? We put



We Recommend: Dean, Rough Night, and more!

posted by MKE Film on June 15, 2017

(Every Thursday, our email newsletter includes reviews of our top film picks for the week, reminders about classics you may have missed, film news, and something in our city that we just plain love. Want to read it? Sign up today!) THIS WEEK'S TOP PICKS: Dean @ Downer Theater (Opens Fri, June 16) (Dir. Demetri Martin | USA | 2016) Rough Night @ Marcus Ridge (Opens Thu, June 15) (Dir. Lucia Aniello | USA | 2017) MORE PICKS: (** = Screened at a Milwaukee Film Festival or Members-Only Screening) Thursday, June 15 47 Meters Down – opens @ AMC Mayfair, iPic, Marcus Majestic/Ridge All



SALE EXTENDED! Lowest Price on Festival Passes & 6-Packs

posted by MKE Film on June 14, 2017

How much do we love you? So much that we're extending our Festival Pass & 6-Pack sale for two more days! That's right: Now through Thursday, you can still get passes & 6-Packs to the 2017 Milwaukee Film Festival at the absolute lowest prices of the year. Brand new prices kick in on Friday—prices that aren't as low as these: FESTIVAL PASSES • Milwaukee Film Members – $300 (normally $425) • General Public- $390 (normally $475) 6-PACKS • Milwaukee Film Members – $48 (normally $60) • General Public – $60 (normally $72) If you haven't yet purchased your pass or



We Recommend: Scary Cabins, Angry Puppies

posted by Milan Zori on June 8, 2017

(Every Thursday, our email newsletter includes reviews of our top film picks for the week, reminders about classics you may have missed, film news, and something in our city that we just plain love. Want to read it? Sign up today!) THIS WEEK'S TOP PICKS: It Comes at Night @ Oriental Theatre (Opens Thu, June 8) (Dir. Trey Edward Shults | USA | 2017) Megan Leavey @ Marcus Majestic (Opens Thu, June 8) (Dir. Gabriela Cowperthwaite | USA | 2017) MORE PICKS: (** = Screened at a Milwaukee Film Festival or Members-Only Screening) Thursday, June 8 Megan Leavey – opens



June's Members-Only Screening is...

posted by Milan Zori on June 8, 2017

...Not one film, not two films, but eight films. Short films, of course. (We wouldn't ask you to sit in a theater for 16 straight hours.) Audience Favorite Shorts of the 2016 Milwaukee Film Festival (Various directors | 2016 | 95 min.) Wednesday, June 21 • 4 PM & 7:30 PM • Oriental Theatre Like Kristopher said in his Members Email (which you get if you're a Milwaukee Film Member, which you should be), this is the second-most popular event for our members (with the festival being first, obviously). For this very special Members-Only Screening, we've hand



Staff Streaming Picks for June 2017

posted by MKE Film on June 4, 2017

Every month, a bunch of new films and shows are uploaded to streaming services for you to binge watch until your eyes pop. But how to sort through such an overwhelming list? Let the Milwaukee Film staff make all your streams come true. Here's what we recommend for June. 20th Century Women (June 05 via Amazon • Dir. Mike Mills • 2016) Did you love Mike Mills' Beginners from 2010? I'm still crying. 20th Century Women is an equally lovely film starring some of my fave ladies: Annette Bening, Greta Gerwig, and Elle Fanning (the



We Recommend: Wonder Woman, Rubin Whitmore II, and more!

posted by Milan Zori on June 1, 2017

(Every Thursday, our email newsletter includes reviews of our top film picks for the week, reminders about classics you may have missed, film news, and something in our city that we just plain love. Want to read it? Sign up today!) THIS WEEK'S TOP PICKS: Wonder Woman @ Fox-Bay Cinema Grill (Opens Thu, June 1) (Dir. Patty Jenkins | USA | 2017) Life of the Party @ Avalon Theater (Wed, June 7 @ 9:20 PM) (Dir.  Rubin Whitmore II | USA | 2017) MORE PICKS: (** = Screened at a Milwaukee Film Festival or Members-Only Screening) Thursday, June 1 Captain