The Wisconsin Film Festival is presented by the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Arts Institute in association with the Department of Communication Arts. Founded in 1999, the Festival presents 150 films in seven theaters over eight days in April. See the 2014 film guide.

The 2015 Film Festival will be held April 9-16, 2015.

There are three ways to get your tickets for the 2014 Wisconsin Film Festival: online, by phone, and in-person. For further information, check out our Box Office and Ticket Q&A, or see our print-friendly Film Guide (pdf).


Nov 25th, 2014

'Birdman' Tops Spirit Awards Nominations (Full List)

Congrats to these 2014 WFF selections on their Independent Spirit Award nominations! KUMIKO THE TREASURE HUNTER (Best Director, Best Female Lead, Producers Award) OBVIOUS CHILD (Best Female Lead, Best First Feature) STAND CLEAR OF THE CLOSING DOORS (Best Supporting Female) IDA (Best International Film) 20,000 DAYS ON EARTH (Best Documentary) APPROACHING THE ELEPHANT (Truer Than Fiction Award)

Nov 25th, 2014

This supercut proves just how much Stanley Kubrick loved to use red

Check out "Red: A Kubrick Supercut"... as Badgers we love red too Mr. Kubrick!

Nov 24th, 2014

Mike Nichols, Director of The Graduate and Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf, Dies at 83

"I’ve learned that many of the worst things lead to the best things, that no great thing is achieved without a couple of bad, bad things on the way to them..." - Mike Nichols