UWM Union Cinema
Unless noted, admission is $5, free for UWM students and members of the Union Cinema, 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. “Boyz N the Hood”: Stillstunning drama about life in South Central Los Angeles circa 1991 — the same year as the Rodney King beating. Showing in 35-millimeter, with Cuba Gooding Jr., Ice Cube, Morris Chestnut. 7 p.m. Friday and 5 p.m. Saturday. “Dawson City: Frozen Time”: Documentary about one of the world’s most amazing cinema-history discoveries — a cache of 533 reels of silent film, buried in the permafrost in Alaskan gold rush country since the early 20th century and unearthed in 1978. 9 p.m. Friday and 7:30 p.m. Saturday. “Chicagoland Shorts, Vol. 3”: Program of experimental films, works by queer filmmakers, women and people of color from Chicago. 7 p.m. Tuesday. Free. “The Age of Consequences”: Documentary looking at climate change and its connection to military conflicts around the world. 7 p.m. Wednesday. “I Am Not Your Negro”: Raoul Peck’s first-rate documentary finishes what writer and activist James Baldwin started in 1973 with a book project about slain civil rights leaders Martin Luther King Jr., Malcolm X and Medgar Evers. 5 and 7 p.m. Thursday. Free.