Wisconsin's Own

Circle Of Defense: On The Frontlines Of Ebola And Polio

Director(s): 
0:44:59

Set against the vibrant and colorful backdrop of developing West African countries, Circle of Defense (COD) is a short format documentary about the ongoing fight to eradicate polio and other preventable, life-threatening diseases and how that health infrastructure should be maintained to task shift to other infectious outbreaks, such as Ebola. Polio and Ebola-survivors in the film drive home this urgent need.

Beer Farmer

Director(s): 
0:29:17
Country: 

Grab a mug and park your can. In the heart of Packerland, it's brews and B.S. with Pat Rowland at Calumet Brewing. Ein prosit!

Giving us a taste of the town’s rather unique flavor, Pat has the stories, the brew, and the booming laugh all rolled into one. Rough around the edges and telling it like it is, he’s both full of life and full of it, as the hard-working craft creator, fisherman, entrepreneur, and wild game chef that he is.

Tuba Ted: The Man And The Music

Director(s): 
0:41:00
Country: 

Ted Goeden is a spritely octogenerian with over 70 years under his belt as a professional tuba player. He's an engaging story teller and has had an interesting life full of adventure and meaningful interactions including playing in numerous polka and dixieland bands, serving on a Navy aircraft carrier during the Korean war, performing in large parades in NY, owning several businesses and never missing the opportunity to help others. This is his story.

City Swim

Director(s): 
0:09:07
Country: 

City Swim is a short documentary that chronicles the first open river swim in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 75+ years. The film celebrates the renewed health of the Milwaukee River while telling the stories of the swimmers who participated in this historic swim.