Calendar Of Events Movies
Written by Miami Today on March 4, 2010
In Norwegian and Danish with English subtitles, 2008′s "Troubled Water" centers on Jan, a quiet, gifted organist who is trying to move on with his life after serving time in prison. Yet when the woman whose life was turned upside down by the crime he committed pays a visit to the church he works at, Jan’s past comes back to haunt him in a big way. 6:30 p.m. Miami Dade College Tower Theater, 1508 SW Eighth St., Miami. $6. Details: (305) 643-8706 or www.mdc.edu/culture/tower.htm.
Nominated for a 2010 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film and Best Cinematography, "The White Ribbon" is the story of the children and teenagers of a choir run by the village school teacher and their families. Strange events occur as the plots twists disturbingly. In German with English subtitles. 8:40 p.m. Miami Dade College Tower Theater, 1508 SW Eighth St., Miami. $6. Details: (305) 643-8706 or www.mdc.edu/culture/tower.htm.
OUT OF CONTROL
In "The Wave" — a case of good idea gone very bad, German high school teacher Rainier Wenger comes up with a role-playing game he conducts with his students to have them understand how totalitarian governments work. Yet within a few days, what began as a way to help students understand principles like discipline and community turns into a full-fledged movement — "The Wave" — with tragic results. 9 p.m. Miami Dade College Tower Theater, 1508 SW Eighth St., Miami. $6. Details: (305) 643-8706 or www.mdc.edu/culture/tower.htm.