A Taste of the Diaspora is a film festival in honor of African-Americans and those of African descent. 6-10 p.m. at Joseph Caleb Center, 5400 NW 22nd Ave., Miami. $10-$20. Details: (305) 693-6236. DOCUMENTARY
"Race to Execution" is a documentary about inmates, race discrimination and the death penalty. 8:30 p.m. at 512 Española Way, Miami Beach. Free. Details: (305) 673-4567.
Miami Art Central presents "Mother and Son." 8 p.m. at 5960 SW 57th Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 455-3333 or www.miamiartcentral.org.
Miami Film Society hosts the 24th annual Miami International Film Festival. Through March 11. Various venues and prices. Details: (305) 237-3456 or www.miamifilmfestival.com.