Union: Union Theatre
Wednesday, April 23 at 5pm
We’re all a little in love with our electronics, right? But what if you had one that was designed to meet your every need? When a man has just this, he decides to throw dating out the window and develops a relationship with his new operating system.
Wednesday, April 23 at 7:30pm
Named one of the ten most popular Canadian films at the Vancouver International Film Festival, To Make A Farm asks: what might the future of local food and farming look like? This beautifully photographed documentary explores the lives of five young people who have decided to become small-scale farmers.
Thursday, April 24 at 7pm
Thirty years after Koyaanisqatsi, Godfrey Reggio–with the support of Philip Glass and Jon Kane–once again leapfrogs over earth-bound filmmakers and creates another stunning, wordless portrait of modern life. This film is visceral, offering the audience an experience beyond information about the moment in which we live and revealing our trancelike relationship with technology.
Friday, April 25 at 7pm
Set against the background of a Roman school are the stories of an art history professor who has lost his passion for the job, a young substitute who is trying to save a rebel student, and a stern head mistress who is forced to deal with a student who has been forgotten by his mother
Friday, April 25 at 9:00pm
The leader of an important political opposition party mysteriously disappears. His wife and assistant turn to his identical twin brother, who was recently released from a psychiatric hospital. Will anyone notice?
Coming Soon to the Union Theatre!
Two Lives ($6/5) *UWM students free with ID
Saturday, May 3 at 7pm&9pm, Sunday, May 4 at 5pm
(Georg Maas, Judith Kaufmann, Germany, in German w/Eng. st., Digital Video, 97mins., 2012)
Europe 1990, the Berlin wall has just crumbled. Katrine, raised in East Germany, but now living in Norway for the last 20 years, is a “war child”; the result of a love relationship between a Norwegian woman and a German occupation soldier during World War II. She enjoys a happy family life with her mother, her husband, daughter and granddaughter. But when a lawyer asks her and her mother to witness in a trial against the Norwegian state on behalf of the war children, she resists. Germany’s official submission to the 2014 Oscars. Starring Liv Ullmann.