Phillip Martinez

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No risk, no reward: The making of “Little Red”
No risk, no reward

The making of “Little Red”

After five long years, Tate Bunker's Little Red Riding Hood retelling, featuring Mark Metcalf, has arrived at the Milwaukee Film Festival.

Sound Vision: “Charles Bradley: Soul of America”
Sound Vision

“Charles Bradley

This MFF doc tells the story of the 62-year-old soul singer's journey to his debut album, "No Time For Dreaming."

Inside “The Jeffrey Dahmer Files”

Inside “The Jeffrey Dahmer Files”

Director Chris Thompson focuses on the people surrounding the crimes in "The Jeffrey Dahmer Files." TCD takes a closer look at the Cream City Cinema standout.

Action! A new era for the Rosebud Cinema

Action! A new era for the Rosebud Cinema

2012 has been a year of change at Wauwatosa's Rosebud Cinema. After being closed for six long months, it's a proud and exciting time to reopen the doors.

Review: Brian Jonestown Massacre at Turner Hall
Review

Brian Jonestown Massacre at Turner Hall

Documented public outbursts sometimes overshadow their body of work, but The Brian Jonestown Massacre put on a damn good show at Turner Hall on Friday.

B.B., King of the Blues, at Northern Lights Theater

B.B., King of the Blues, at Northern Lights Theater

B.B. King and Lucille have been wowing audiences for decades. Monday he played the second of three shows at Potawatomi.

WMSE: Kickstarting a movement to keep live alive
WMSE

Kickstarting a movement to keep live alive

The Kickstarter Christmas show featuring 15 local bands is this Sunday, and there's still time to donate to Keep Live Music on WMSE.

Recap: The Head and The Heart at Turner Hall
Recap

The Head and The Heart at Turner Hall

After wowing the audience in June opening for Iron & Wine, The Head & The Heart return for a triumphant headlining set at Turner Hall Ballroom.

MFF Review: “Microphone”
MFF Review

“Microphone”

The lines between documentary and fiction are blurred in Egyptian independent film, "Microphone," which follows a man's journey into Alexandria's underground art scene.