Calendar Of Events Movies
Written by Miami Today on June 5, 2008
The 12th Brazilian Film Festival of Miami features 2007 and 2008 short and feature films from Brazil. More than 30 films will be screened at venues including the Colony Theatre, 1040 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach; Miami Beach Cinematheque, 512 Española Way, Miami Beach; and Wolfsonian-Florida International University museum, 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. The festival ends Saturday. Details: www.mbcinema.com or www.ticketmaster.com.
Miami Beach Cinematheque presents The Best of Cannes films with the screening of "The Band’s Visit." Ends June 9. 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. 512 Española Way, Miami Beach. $10 general; $7 members and students. Details: (305) 573-4567 or www.mbcinema.com.
Miami Design Preservation League screens 1958 musical comedy film "Damn Yankees," starring Gwen Verdon with dance choreography by Bob Fosse. 11 a.m. Miami Beach Regional Library, 227 22nd St., Miami Beach. Free. Details: (305) 535-4219 or www.mdpl.org.
The Classic/Foreign Film Discussion Group presents 1951 film "Show Boat." Noon. Florida International University, Biscayne Bay Campus, Room 155, 3000 NE 151st St., North Miami. RSVP required. $3.50 donation. Details: (954) 458-5825.