UW-Milwaukee Union Cinema

This month, the venerable Oriental Theatre goes dark as its new operators take charge and begin phase one of planned renovations. more

News Features

The 21st Festival of Films in French runs Feb. 16-25 at the UW-Milwaukee Union Cinema and features the award-winning film by Tunisian writer-director Leyla Bouzid, As I Open My Eyes. more

Film Reviews

Ruthie provides great options for Gal-entine’s Day! Included are a chair dancing class, a light show at the Domes and a ladies night at Mary’s Beercade. more

Dear Ruthie

Ruthie answers a question about hook up etiquette while staying with friends. Exciting upcoming events include: 32nd Annual Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival, Nov. 2-12; Courage MKE’s Homecoming Gala, Nov. 3; and Ruthie’s Starry Night Revue, Nov. 5. more

Dear Ruthie

This year UW-Milwaukee’s Festival of Films in French celebrates 20 years with 20 films spanning the globe; admission for all films is free. On Feb. 19, catch Poulet aux prunes (Chicken with Plums) at 3 p.m. in the UW-Milwaukee Union Cinema.... more

Film Reviews

RAM’s Wustum Museum hosts a holiday card-creating event for children aged four and up (accompanied by adults); “Upstream Salmon: The Watering Hole and Other Works by Queer Makers,” a multimedia program shows at UWM’s Union Cinema; and th... more

Visual Arts

Now in its 10th year, the Italian Film Festival USA of Milwaukee returns to UW-Milwaukee this weekend with a program of eight contemporary selections from a nation that has often led the way in creative and innovative filmmaking. April 22-2... more

Film Reviews

The second annual Milwaukee Muslim Film Festival runs through April 21 includes documentaries, dramas and a comedy. Sponsored by Milwaukee Muslim Women’s Coalition, the film festival’s goal is to generate dialogue and discussion. Each scree... more