Calendar Of Events Movies
Written by Miami Today on September 10, 2009
The Miami Beach Cinematheque screens "Beyond Biba: A Portrait of Barbara Hulanicki." Her clothing shop in the United Kingdom in the 1960s and 1970, some say, changed the face of fashion forever. 8:30 p.m. Sept. 11. 7:15 p.m. Sept. 12 to 14. Miami Beach Cinematheque, 512 Española Way, Miami Beach. $15 members, students and seniors, $18 others. Details: (305) 673-4567 or www.mbcinema.com.
The University of Miami’s Bill Cosford Cinema kicks off its second annual opera series with a screening of "La Traviata." Filmed at the famed La Scala opera house in Milan, composer Verdi tells the story of Violetta Valéry who falls in love and is forced to renounce her affair and retreat to Paris. 1 p.m. University of Miami, 5100 Brunson Drive, Coral Gables. $20. Details: www.cosfordcinema.com.
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The Miami Beach Cinematheque shows "A Woman in Berlin." The film, set in 1945 during the Red Army’s invasion of Berlin, follows one German woman who seeks protection from the invading forces from one of its own. 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 hosts a screening of the documentary "Synchronized Swimming: The Pursuit of Excellence." 2 and 7 p.m. Wolfsonian-FIU, 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 531-1001 or www.wolfsonian.org.