WE RECOMMEND: Black Panther, Tell Them We Are Rising, and more!

posted by Tom Fuchs on February 14, 2018

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THIS WEEK’S TOP PICKS:


Black Panther opens @ Rosebud, Avalon, Fox-Bay Cinema Grill, AMC Mayfair, iPic, Majestic, North Shore, Ridge (Thursday, February 15)
(Dir. Ryan Coogler | USA | 2018)

(MFF ALUM!) Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities on Independent Lens (Monday, February 19 @ 9 PM)
(Dir. Stanley Nelson | USA | 2017)

MORE PICKS:

Thursday, February 15

Our Heavenly Bodies (Wunder der Schöpfung) – 7 PM @ UWM Union Cinema

Early Man – opens @ Majestic, North Shore, Ridge

Friday, February 16 through Sunday, February 25

21st Annual Festival of Films in French @ UWM Union Cinema (Read up on the amazing lineup here!)

Friday, February 16

Captain Underpants – 10 AM @ Majestic, North Shore, Ridge

2018 Oscar Documentary Shorts: Programs A and B – opens @ Avalon & Times

Saturday, February 17

Captain Underpants – 10 AM @ Majestic, North Shore, Ridge

Sunday, February 18

Captain Underpants – 10 AM @ Majestic, North Shore, Ridge

Wednesday, February 21

Ice and Sky (La glace et le ciel) – 7 PM @ UWM Union Cinema

Sun Valley Serenade – 7:30 PM @ Charles Allis Museum

Coming to DVD/Blu-Ray/On Demand:

Daddy’s Home 2 available on DVD/Blu-Ray/On Demand (Tuesday, February 20)

Same Kind of Different as Me available on DVD/Blu-Ray/On Demand (Tuesday, February 20)

The Star available on DVD/Blu-ray/On Demand (Tuesday, February 20)

The Girl Without Hands available on DVD/Blu-Ray (Tuesday, February 20)

(MFF ALUM!) In Search of Israeli Cuisine available on DVD/Blu-ray (Tuesday, February 20)