Union: Union Theatre
Monday, November 17 at 7pm AND Tuesday, November 18 at 7pm - FREE!
Gloria Rolando is a pioneering Afro-Cuban filmmaker, whose career spans over 35 years at ICAIC, the Cuban National Film Institute. Gloria’s extensive filmography, though not described as ethnographic, integrates themes of cultural memory, history, identity, mythology and storytelling within the context of African Diasporan cultures in the Americas. Her preoccupation with these themes make known the persistence of Africa in the cultural memory of Cuba, the Caribbean, and across the diaspora. These stories connect people across many boundaries.
Wednesday, November 19 at 7pm - FREE!
An evening of films from graduates of the UW-Milwaukee Film Department’s MFA program -2014. Films from Isaac Brooks, Sarah Stevens, Julie Wolterstorff
Thursday, November 20 at 7pm - FREE!
Special Entertainment (Andrew Swant & Bobby Ciraldo) screens its ten-years-in-the-making Hamlet A.D.D.: a re-imagining of Shakespeare’s timeless play as a bizarre and comedic tour through the ages, featuring live-action characters in a colorful cartoon world. Emerging with the rise of viral video and filled with local artists, Hamlet A.D.D. offers a unique view of a literary classic, a vital community, and an epoch in media-making.
Thursday, November 20 at 8pm - FREE!
Join the Union Theatre, University Housing and the Campus Activities Board at the opening night premiere of the third Hunger Games movie! We’re taking 200 students for FREE! Follow Union Theatre on Facebook for details on how to get your free ticket to the premiere for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1! UWM Student I.D. Required
Friday, November 21 at 7pm, Saturday, November 22 at 7pm and 9pm, AND Sunday, November 23 at 5pm - FREE!
The 8th annual three-day film series will present the best of recent Turkish cinema. Click our "Calendar" tab or the image above for the full film schedule and movie details. Co- sponsored by Turkish Cultural Foundation and Turkish American Association.