2011 Press Coverage

[This is just a drop in the bucket; there were scores of articles covering the Festival and they are gradually being added here.]

Wisconsin Film Festival Wraps Up Another Successful Year

Outcast Makes Its Wisconsin Premiere At 2011 Festival

19.Apr.11 | Channel3000.com

The Wisconsin Film Festival has wrapped up another successful year.Over the five-day event, which ended April 3, 35,858 audience members took in 211 films from around the world that screened in nine downtown Madison and campus theaters.Organizers said the festival has grown into the largest campus-based film festival in the nation. They average about 200 films and 34,000 attendees each spring. It's a project of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Arts Institute, with dozens of campus and community partners. It began in 1999.
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The 2011 Wisconsin Film Festival is Presented by
Arts Institute
Norma Saldivar, Executive Director

with the assistance of the
UW Dept. of Communication Arts
Susan Zaeske, Chair
Illuminate: Year of the Arts
UW & Community Support
UW Brittingham Fund
Dane County Cultural Affairs Commission
George & Pamela Hamel
The Gilkison Family Foundation
John J. Frautschi Foundation
UW Programming Partners
Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies
Department of Rehabilitation Psychology and Special Education
Department of Communication Arts
Center for Russia, Eastern Europe, and Central Asia
Russian Flagship Center
Center for East Asian Studies
Office of Multicultural Arts Initiatives
Center for European Studies
Global Studies Program
Sponsored by
Madison Community Foundation
Steep & Brew
Lands' End Canvas
Sponsored by
Community Pharmacy
Cuna Mutual Group
Fresh Madison Market
Madison Concourse Hotel
Madison Media Institute
Steve Brown Apartments
Media & Design
Isthmus/The Daily Page
Swink, Inc.
Wisconsin Public Radio