Oscar winning film maker shows film at Milwaukee Film Festival

Milwaukee -- On day ten of the Milwaukee Film Festival, the much anticipated Jimi:All By My Side was shown to a sold-out audience. 

The film is about rock guitar legend Jimi Hendrix, played by Outkast member Andre 3000.

The producer of the film, Oscar winning screenwriter and Mequon native, John Ridley was in attendance for the screening and participated in a question and answer segment afterwards.

Ridley's film only had one showing at the Milwaukee Film Festival, but starting next week can be seen in theaters. 

The film festival ends October 9th. 

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