On Wednesday, March 16, we gathered at Sundance Cinemas Madison for First Look at the Fest, our annual fundraiser benefiting the Real Butter Fund.
Our Opening Night Celebration took place on Thursday, April 14 at The Barrymore Theatre. Here, Festival Coordinator Ben Reiser starts the intro for our Golden Badger Awards Ceremony.
Pete Schwaba of "Director's Cut" on Wisconsin Public Television hosted the Golden Badger Awards Ceremony.
Xia Magnus won a Golden Badger Award for "Round River"
Stephano Galli won a Golden Badger Award for "Lamerica"
Kara Mulrooney won a Golden Badger Award for "jazzy@32"
Jim Healy, Director of Festival Programming
Chancellor Rebecca Blank and Bucky Badger welcome us to the 2016 Wisconsin Film Festival!
Much fun was had at the Opening Night after party at The Harmony Bar & Grill.