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Milwaukee Film Invites Audiences To ‘Look for More’ At This Year’s Festival
MILWAUKEE – Tuesday, July 30, 2019 – Milwaukee Film has revealed a dynamic and colorful campaign that invites audiences to “Look for More” at the 2019 Milwaukee Film Festival, presented by Associated Bank.
“Whether our audience sees one film or 100, we want them to let the Milwaukee Film Festival be an immersive experience,” said Karina Henderson, marketing director at Milwaukee Film. “Every movie, every panel, and every party create an opportunity for discovery – about film, about yourself, and about our community.”
“Come to the Festival to be entertained, but don’t leave until you’ve looked for more,” she added.
Henderson noted that the campaign also resonates with Milwaukee Film as an organization, which has grown beyond the annual film festival into a year-round cultural presence in Milwaukee, as operators of the historic Oriental Theatre and as leaders in using film to create community impact.
Milwaukee-based digital artist Whitney Salgado was tapped to bring the campaign theme from a simple concept to a lush visual reality. A graduate of Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Salgado’s colorful style draws inspiration from nature, dreams, and surrealism. Salgado connected with Milwaukee Film by responding to the organization’s open call for artists earlier this year.
The 11th annual Milwaukee Film Festival takes place Oct. 17-31. Ticket packages and festival passes are on sale now at the mkefilm.org/tickets. Prices for passes, 10-packs and 6-packs of vouchers for the festival will increase starting Thursday, Aug. 1.
Hi-res images can be found at the following link: shorturl.at/ey146
About Milwaukee Film
Milwaukee Film is a nonprofit arts organization dedicated to entertaining, educating, and engaging our community through cinematic experiences, with a vision to make Milwaukee a center for film culture. Milwaukee Film operates the magnificent Oriental Theatre, a historic cinema palace committed to high-quality and accessible film and education programming. The 11th annual Milwaukee Film Festival will take place Oct. 17-31, 2019. For more information or to become a member, visit mkefilm.org.
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About the Milwaukee Film Board of Directors
Milwaukee Film’s independent board is made up of the following members: Chris Abele (Past Board Chair); John P. Bania; Donna Baumgartner; Elizabeth Brenner; Héctor Colón; Karen Ellenbecker; Jeff Fitzsimmons; Alexander P. Fraser (Immediate Past Board Chair); Carmen Haberman; Susan Haise; Katie Heil; Patti Keating Kahn (Board Chair); Tracey L. Klein (Past Board Chair); Michael G. Klein; Michael J. Koss Jr.; Alexander Lasry; Steve Laughlin (Past Board Chair); Emilia Layden; Michael R. Lovell; Joan Lubar; Marianne Lubar; Steve Mech; Mark Mone; Susan Mikulay; Kenneth W. Muth; Bob Pothier; John Ridley; Joseph A. Rock; Ramona Rogers-Windsor; Lacey Sadoff; Dave Stamm; Julia Taylor; John Utz; Kimberly Walker; Emeritus members: Tom Barrett; Jacqueline Strayer