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by siteadmin on Thu, 08/04/2016 - 13:20
Screen capture of WCFTR film entries in the Internet Archive.

During the spring 2016 semester, the WCFTR began to host a digital collection of films on the

by siteadmin on Wed, 07/13/2016 - 16:24
Logo for North Woods Tour.

WCFTR is proud to be hosting the Northwoods Tour this July in the beautiful northwoods of Wisconsin! 

by siteadmin on Fri, 04/22/2016 - 10:58
Blitzstein composes while referencing a reel of film and a metronome.

The WCFTR is pleased to announce it has received a grant from the GRAMMY Foundation® to help fund a project to digitize tape and disc recordings of per

by siteadmin on Mon, 04/18/2016 - 13:55

The WCFTR hosted the first ever Home Movie Day event in Brookfield, WI at the Brookfield Public Library on Saturday

by siteadmin on Thu, 01/07/2016 - 11:39

New on our website, we now offer a complete listing of our collections to provide an overview of our holdings and allow for browsing and sorting within supplied collections categories.

by siteadmin on Wed, 11/11/2015 - 17:24

The new movie Trumbo, starring Bryan Cranston, Diane Lane, John Goodman, and Helen Mirren, chronicles the life of screenwriter Dalton Trumbo from 1947 to 1970.

by siteadmin on Wed, 11/11/2015 - 12:42

The WCFTR is partnering with faculty and students from the UW-Madison’s Department of African Languages and Literature to assist with the translation and cataloging of several Arabic films from the

by siteadmin on Tue, 07/14/2015 - 14:20

In 2007, UW alumnus Stephen Jarchow made possible through a very generous 2007 gift the creation of twelve expertly researched and curated online exhibits based on the Center’s collections.

by siteadmin on Thu, 07/02/2015 - 14:06

In 2005, a collection of manuscripts, film, videorecordings, photographs, and tape recordings arrived at the WCFTR documenting the filmmaking career of Nietzchka Keene. Keene, an independent filmmaker born in Boston and trained at UMass-Amherst and UCLA, taught filmmaking and editing to numerous students in the Communication Arts Department at UW-Madison until her untimely death in 2004 from pancreatic cancer.