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Backlog

The recent travails of the Wisconsin Film Festival trailer

Tales of cows, campfire songs, and hate mail.
Mar 30 2017

"American Anarchist" wrestles with a conflicted legacy

The documentary about the author of "The Anarchist Cookbook" screens at the 2017 Wisconsin Film Festival.
Mar 29 2017

The stitched-together fest-friendly frustrations of "Fraud"

Dean Fleischer-Camp's controversial "found footage" drama comes to the Wisconsin Film Festival.
Mar 27 2017

Podcast: The anxious rustling of film fest schedules

A conversation about the impending 2017 Wisconsin Film Festival.
Mar 23 2017

A background watching guide to Wisconsin Film Festival 2017

A few past WFF standouts, and where to stream or rent them.
Mar 20 2017

A Wisconsin Film Festival 2017 poster gallery

A roundup of some excellent art that's largely absent from the festival itself.
Mar 13 2017

UW Cinematheque's spring lineup spans 3D and far-flung selections

The season begins Jan. 26 with a 3D screening of "Dial M For Murder."
Jan 09 2017

Welcome to the wasteland: A night of drill rap in Overture Hall

Moral quandaries, broken phones, and too many openers at an oddly executed Lil Durk and Famous Dex show.
Nov 22 2016

Video debut: Asumaya, "In Tongues"

That's a lot of Madison-based musician Luke Bassuener.
Nov 03 2016

Madison calendar, October 27 through November 2

👻 Marateck, Anderson .Paak, Schoolboy Q, Tippy, and more events of note in Madison this week. 😱
Oct 26 2016

In defense of the Palace Cinema

Enjoying big-budget films in comfort is not an insult to cinema.
Oct 25 2016

Micro-Wave Cinema returns with a dreamy fall lineup

The low-budget series resumes September 18 with Zach Weintraub's film "Slackjaw."
Sep 12 2016

Our favorite Weird Al deep cuts

The master parodist and lovable nut plays August 21 at Overture Hall.
Aug 15 2016