‘Messwood’ on Messmer-Shorewood football team, to debut at DOC NYC

‘Messwood’ on Messmer-Shorewood football team, to debut at DOC NYC

“Messwood,” a documentary after a season on the Shorewood-Messmer high school football program, debuts at the DOC NYC New York City Film Festival this weekend.

“Messwood” is produced by Milwaukee-based 371 Productions and Participant Films and will air on November 14 at the New York CinĂ©polis Chelsea. Following the personal premiere, followed by a Q&A with directors Emily Kuester and Brad Lichtenstein, the film will be available online through the festival from 15-28. November.

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Emily Kuester from Milwaukee's 371 Productions is co-director of "Messwood," a new documentary about the combined Messmer-Shorewood high school football team.
Brad Lichtenstein from Milwaukee's 371 Productions is co-director of "Messwood," a new documentary about the combined Messmer-Shorewood high school football team.

According to the festival’s website, the film is available online throughout the United States. Online tickets are $ 12; see docnyc.net for tickets and more details.

DOC NYC is considered the largest American documentary film festival. The 12th edition, which began on November 10 and runs through November 18, features more than 120 feature-length documentaries along with dozens of events and programs. Personal events are in New York City; many of the films in the festival are also available online.

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