Calendar Of Events Movies
Written by Miami Today on December 25, 2008
The film tells the story of the Vuillard family whose youngest child, Joseph, is the victim of a rare genetic disorder and can only be saved by a bone-marrow transplant. Although his parents have another child hoping it can be a donor, Joseph dies and his family never truly recovers from the experience. 6:55 and 9:35 p.m. Miami Beach Cinematheque, 512 Española Way, Miami Beach. $15 members, students and seniors, $18 others. Details: (305) 673-4567 or www.mbcinema.com.
"Making the Difference, Dance and Taboo in São Paulo" is a documentary about choreographer Gerda König’s groundbreaking work in Brazil. 7 p.m. FIFI Projects Gallery, 167-B NW 23rd St., Miami. Details: www.din-a13.de.
The Miami Beach Cinematheque hosts a modern interpretation by Englebert Humperdinck of "Hansel and Gretel." The work has been a constant success since its premiere in 1893 and like all great fairy tales, has darker underpinnings. 8 p.m. Miami Beach Cinematheque, 512 Española Way, Miami Beach. $15 members, students and seniors, $18 others. Details: (305) 673-4567 or www.mbcinema.com.