Calendar Of Events Movies
Written by Miami Today on June 8, 2006
"Ballets Russes" is a docudrama about a group of Russian refugees who competed in battle ballets before World War II. 6:15 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. at Bill Cosford Cinema, University of Miami’s Memorial Building, off Camposano Ave., Coral Gables. Various times through June 11. $4-$6. Details: (305) 284-2211.
"THE OTHER SIDE OF THE STREET’
Miami Art Central features Brazilian movie "The Other Side of the Street," a film about a grandmother who believes she has witnessed a murder after spying on her neighbors. 7:30 p.m. at 5960 SW 57th Ave., South Miami. Details: (305) 455-3336.
"STORY OF FAUSTA’
Brazilian film festival screens "Story of Fausta," about the hardships and humorous life of a servant. Question-and-answer session with actress Betty Faria. 8:30 p.m. at Miami Beach Cinematheque, 512 Española Way, Miami Beach. Details: (305) 67-FILMS.
The Classic/Foreign Film Discussion Group celebrates its 15th year anniversary with the screening of "Roman Holiday" starring Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck. Noon-4:30 p.m. at Florida International University, Biscayne Bay Campus, Room 155, 3000 NE 151st, St., North Miami. RSVP required. $3.50 donation. Details: (954) 458-5825 or (305) 919-5500.
Miami Beach Cinematheque features award-winning short film, "Open" and featuring guest and co-writer Sandra Grace. 8 p.m. at 512 Española Way, Miami Beach. Details: (305) 67-FILMS.
In celebration of the Tastes & Tongues art exhibition, Centro Cultural Español features On a Low Flame film series about Spanish foods and customs. 7 p.m. at 800 Douglas Rd., Suite 170, Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 448-9677 or www.ccemiami.org
Miami Beach Cinematheque screens "The Devil’s Miner," a documentary that follows the lives of two teenaged brothers who work in the harshest conditions of the Cerro Rico silver mines in Bolivia in order to save enough money to go to school. Part of the Independent LENS series. 8:30 p.m. at 512 Española Way, Miami Beach. Details: (305) 67-FILMS.
Alliance Francaise features Les Poupées Russes ("Russian Dolls") starring Audrey Tautou. With English Subtitles. 7 p.m. at 1414 Coral Way, Miami. $5-$7. Details: (305) 859-8760