Calendar Of Events Movies
Written by Miami Today on January 31, 2008
City of Miami Community Relations Board hosts the first United Nations Association Traveling Film Festival Miami. The festival features documentaries that cover global issues such as human rights, environmental survival and war. "God Sleeps in Rwanda," a film about Rwanda genocide, will be screened at 6:15 p.m. today (1/31) and "True Whispers," features the history of the Navajo nation, which will be screened at 7:45 p.m. Both at Temple Israel of Greater Miami, 137 NE 19th St. Free. Details: (305) 416-1035.
Michael-Ann Russell Jewish Community Center’s Israel Cinema Nights presents "Sweet Mud." 8 p.m. at Sunrise Cinemas at the Intracoastal Mall, 3701 NE 163rd St. In Hebrew with English subtitles. Details: (305) 932-4200, Ext. 128.
Miami Beach Cinematheque celebrates the work of filmmaker Amos Gitai with the screening of "Sacred." 8:30 p.m. at 512 Española Way, Miami Beach. $6-$10. Details: www.mbcinema.com.
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University screens 2003 film "Trading Women," a documentary about the sex trade in Southeast Asia. 7 p.m. 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Free members and students; $10 others. Details: (305) 535-2622.
The Miami Beach Puerto Rican Film Festival. Various times. Miami Beach Cinematheque, 512 Española Way, Miami Beach. $6-$10. Details: www.mbcinema.com.