Calendar Of Events Movies
Written by Miami Today on February 19, 2009
The Miami Beach Cinemtheque hosts a screening of Max Ophüls’ "Le Plaisir." The film examines the duality of pleasure and the many emotions it can be attached to including youth, purity and death. 8:30 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.
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University host a screening of the documentary "Afro@Digital." (CORRECT) The film explores whether digital technology is appropriate for Africa, and if so, how it can best serve the continent. 7 p.m. Wolfsonian-FIU, 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Free for members, $10 others. Details: www.wolfsonian.org.
AN OSCAR WEEKEND
The Miami Beach Cinematheque hosts several short films that have been nominated for Oscar Awards. The two evenings will include showings of animated shorts followed by live-action films. Ends Feb. 21. Miami Beach Cinematheque, 512 Española Way, Miami Beach. $15 members, students and seniors, $18 others. Details: (305) 673-4567 or www.mbcinema.com.