University Film Society

  • News

    April 18, 2007

    Who Needs the Hassle? This Guy.

    Al Milgrom celebrated his inaugural film festival by going to jail. It hasn't gotten any easier.

  • News

    April 19, 2006

    A Little Song, A Little Dance...

    Oak Street's founders face off with the MFA over the cinema's future

  • Movies

    February 15, 2006

    Revival Meeting

    Can rep cinema's old-time religion be resurrected in the soulless Netflix age?

  • News

    January 7, 2004

    An Affair to Remember

    Oak Street's founder bids farewell

  • Arts

    November 13, 2002

    The Color Purple

    Serving up cocktail wieners and LGBT cinema to a bunch of jokers

  • Movies

    April 4, 2001

    Print the Legend

    In 40 self-sacrificing years at the helm of the University Film Society, Al Milgrom has seen his reputation grow to mythic stature. How this grumpy old man might cope with turning over his life’s work is another story.

  • News

    December 16, 1998

    Freeze Frame

    Forget Fargo and A Simple Plan: A quarter-century ago, The Heartbreak Kid had Minnesota down cold