Calendar Of Events Movies
Written by Miami Today on October 8, 2009
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University hosts Barbara Weitz, director of the Film Studies Certificate Program at Florida International University, for a brief talk on Communism’s effects on the cinema followed by a screening of "The Wall" and "Videograms of a Revolution." 7 p.m. Wolfsonian-FIU, 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Details: www.wolfsonian.org.
The Miami Beach Cinematheque hosts a screening of "Herb & Dorothy." The film tells the extraordinary story of Herbert Vogel, a postal clerk, and Dorothy Vogel, a librarian, who managed to build one of the most important contemporary art collections in history with very modest means. 7 p.m. Ends Oct. 11. Miami Beach Cinematheque, 512 Española Way, Miami Beach. $15 members, students and seniors, $18 others. Details: (305) 673-4567 or www.mbcinema.com.
The Miami Beach Cinematheque will show Wes Skiles’ documentary "Water’s Journey — Everglades: Restoring Hope." The film recounts the past 100 years of the wetlands and examines the environmental effect of the development in and around it. 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.