Calendar Of Events Movies
Written by Miami Today on June 10, 2004
The Miami Beach Cinematheque will hold the 8th annual Brazilian Film Festival that will include a screening of "Bye, Bye Brazil," a film about a traveling group of musicians and performers that entertain the Brazilian masses. The festival will Jose Wilker, a prominent Brazilian actor, with the "Jose Wilker Retrospective" and photography exhibition depicting "The Career of Jose Wilker." 8:30 p.m. at Miami Beach Cinematheque, 512 Espanola Way, Miami Beach. $8-$10. Details: (305) 673-4567 or www.mbcinema.com.
‘AL FILO DEL MACHETE’
The Institute for Cuban and Cuban-American Studies at the University of Miami will show this documentary about the individuals who fought and continue to fight to liberate Cuba. 2:30 p.m. daily through July at Casa Bacardi, University of Miami, 1531 Brescia Ave., Coral Gables. Students free; others $5. Details: (305) 284-2822 or http://casabacardi.iccas.miami.edu/.
The Miami Beach Cinematheque will hold a Meet the Director" session with Stan Jakubowicz to introduce and discuss his short film "Distance" narrated by Oscar-winning actress Ellen Burstyn as well as the feature film "Waking up from the American dream." Screening of the films will follow. 8:30 p.m. at Miami Beach Cinematheque, 512 Espanola Way, Miami Beach. $8-$10. Details: (305) 673-4567 or www.mbcinema.com.
‘RULES OF THE GAME’
The Classic/Foreign Film Discussion Group Inc. will present a screening of Jean Renoir’s 1939 "Rules of the Game," a drama contrasting the "affaires d’amour" of aristocrats and servants during a weekend spent in the countryside of pre-World War II France. 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. at Florida International University, Biscayne Bay Campus, Bldg. 1, 3000 NE 151 St., North Miami. $3-$4. Reservation required. Details: (954) 458-5825.