By Livia Peterson
The nonprofit organization, Milwaukee Film announced the Allan H. (Bud) and Suzanne L. Selig Audience Award winners this morning.
The 2017 Milwaukee Film Festival witnessed a 9% increase in attendance with 84, 072 attendees and 101 sold out screenings. The festival’s highlights include introducing the Found Footage Festival, two State of Cinema keynote addresses, and nearly 200 filmmakers and festival-goers participated in Question and Answer sessions following the film’s screenings.
The 2017 H. (Bud) and Suzanne L. Selig Audience Award Winners
Best Feature Film: “The Blood is at the Doorstep”, directed by Erik Ljung
Best Short Film: “The Tables”, directed by Jon Bunning – featured in the Shorter is Better: Stranger Than Fiction program