The 2018 Milwaukee Film Festival is on its way!

Join us October 18 to November 1, 2018 as we screen more than 300 films, engage with dozens of filmmakers, host tons of events, and spark countless conversations among friends and film buffs in the community.

But a film festival is more than just an opportunity to see new movies or chat with fellow film fanatics; it's bigger than its parts or even the sum of those parts. A festival is an immersive, experiential monument to the artistic, technological, and philosophical power of visual storytelling. It's a celebration of the medium's unique ability to capture the beauty and tumult of the human experience, to bear witness, to give voice to the voiceless—all while never forgetting to have a great time. It's a tribute to the best of film, the best of the visual arts, and the best of human creativity.

We simply could not be more excited to celebrate film and film culture with MKE Film members, our friends and families, our neighbors, and the community at large (AKA friends we haven't met yet!) for the 10th year in a row (and, you know, see the best cinema currently on the festival circuit!).

We're still polishing up the film schedule and finalizing party plans, but here are a few things you can do in the meantime to get ready for MFF2018:

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Milwaukee Film is a nonprofit arts organization dedicated to building a robust, community-based film culture in the Greater Milwaukee Area. We seek to support and foster local filmmakers, the local filmmaking industry, and a vibrant community of film fans, audiences, and patrons. In our wildest sunshine daydreams, Milwaukee will become a global center of film culture in which film and shared cinematic experiences are used as tools for entertainment, education, engagement, and community building.

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