Miami Beach Cinematheque features Italian horror films for the month of October. Various times at 512 Espanola Way, Miami Beach. Details: (305) 67-FILMS or www.mbcinema.com.
The United Nations Association of Greater Miami hosts a film gala and festival in celebration of the 61st annual United Nations Day. Opening reception on Oct. 27. 7:30 p.m. at Ola Restaurant, 320 San Lorenzo Ave., Coral Gables. Various times and venues. Through Oct. 29. Donations accepted. Details: (305) 801-2793 or (305) 342-2461.
Bill Cosford Cinema screens "Solo Con Tu Pareja" and "Something Like Happiness." Through Sunday. Various times at University of Miami, Memorial Classroom Bldg., off Campo Sano Ave., 2nd floor, Coral Gables. Cash only. Details: (305) 284-4861.
Books & Books screens "Amarcord," a film memoir of Federico Fellini. 9 p.m. at 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 442-4408.
Miami Dade College presents Memories of Cuba with Margarita Cano. 7-9 p.m. at InterAmerican Campus, Tower Theater, 627 SW 27th Ave., Tamiami. Details: (305) 237-6163.
Gen Art's features Shorts on the Beach, a one-night short film program. 7 p.m. at Raleigh Hotel, 1775 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. $15-$20. Details: (305) 532-3467.