CENTER OF THE WORLD
Nightly at 7:30 & 9:30 p.m. Matinees at 3:30, 5:30 p.m. weekends. $7. Mercury Theatre, 5580 NE Fourth Court. Details: (305) 613-5165.
Opening screening for the 5th Brazilian film festival in Miami will be shown for free on the beach on a screen behind the Roney Palace Resort & Spa, 2301 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 504-1000.
BRAZILIAN FILM FESTIVAL
Through May 25. Films are in Portuguese, subtitled in English, with post-screening Q&A sessions. Schedule posted on Internet. Screenings are $6 each; $25 for closing night awards in Artime Center, 900 SW First St. Regal South Beach Cinema, 1100 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. Details: (305) 899-8998 or brazilianfilmfestival.com.
JEFFERSON IN PARIS
Stars Nick Nolte. In English. 7 p.m. Alliance Fran‡aise de Miami, 1414 Coral Way. Details: (305) 859-8760.