Andrei Tarkovsky

Recently released on Blu-ray and DVD: Hope and Glory, The Sacrifice, Mermaids, In the Fade. Read more

Home Movies

 Imagesfrom any Andrei Tarkovsky film might haunt your memory and imaginationforever—if you first shut down the twitching, agitated pace and sensoryoverload of contemporary life, putting yourself in a mental space where yo.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

This weekend’s Milwaukee Symphony concert gives us a chance to hear the magnificent Symphony No. 1 by Edward Elgar (1857-1934), last played here in 1994. The self-taught son of a music shop owner, Elgar rose from poverty in the early 1880s ... Read more

Classical Music

In 1994, Max Yela transferred to UW-Milwaukee from the Special Collections Department of the University of Delaware Library, becoming UWM’s first Special Collections librarian. Since then, he has established programs, events and services th... Read more

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