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Short subjects from around the world on tap at the long-running Milwaukee film event. Read more

Film Reviews

Some 300 films from many nations and genres will be screened during the 10th annual Milwaukee Film Festival. Read more



Milwaukee Short Film Festival returns to the historic neighborhood cinema and offers a chance to do what festivals do best—gather together people with common interests for thought-provoking experiences in a convivial setting. Read more


Off the Cuff interviews former actuary and new owner of Fox Bay Cinema Grill, Roman Kelly, about his establishment’s offerings and the uniqueness of the cinema experience in the digital age. Read more

Off the Cuff

Milwaukee is unique for its large number of still-operating movie theaters from the golden era of cinema. Read more

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The Milwaukee Short Film Festival, located this year at the Fox Bay Cinema Grill, offers two days of films 15 minutes or less in length. The selections are from all over the world but include many minority and women directors from Milwaukee... Read more

Film Reviews

Human Capital begins with a bird’s eye overview—the aftermath of a posh banquet as servers clear dirty dishes from soiled tablecloths. One waiter starts for home on his bicycle, winding through the dark, empty streets until overtaken by a s... Read more

Film Reviews

Hollywood genre movies often tell us more about our world and its direction than the big prestige pictures. Witness Surrogates, the most recent Bruce Willis movie (out Jan. 26 on Blu-ray and DVD), directed by Jonathan Mostow (U-571). For all its .. Read more

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Though video games have proved an enduring muse for all manner of electronic musicians, England’s DragonForce is one only a handful of metal outfits that draws extensively from video-game aesthetics. ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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