Calendar Of Events Movies
Written by Miami Today on September 30, 2010
ILLNESS OF FEAR
Although Peru’s war of terrorism has ended, Fausta cannot shake the memories in "The Milk of Sorrow." She suffers from an illness transmitted through the milk of mothers who were victimized during the war. After her mother’s sudden death, Fausta must face the secret inside her. 4:10 p.m. Miami Dade College Tower Theater, 1508 SW Eighth St., Miami. $6. Details: (305) 643-8706 or www.mdc.edu/culture/tower.htm.
In the 1959 film "La Loi" ("The Law,") a gorgeous housekeeper, admired by many, plots to secure a dowry to marry her love, the poor Enrico. The conniving seductress cons the men of the small Mediterranean town by beating them at their own drinking game. 6:45 p.m. Miami Dade College Tower Theater, 1508 SW Eighth St., Miami. $6. Details: (305) 643-8706 or www.mdc.edu/culture/tower.htm.
A NEW PHOENIX
The directorial debut of Oscar-nominated actor Casey Affleck, "I’m Still Here," a fictional tale portrayed as a documentary, follows a poignant year in actor Joaquin Phoenix’s life as he announces his retirement from acting, looking to reinvent himself as a hip hop star. 9:15 p.m. Miami Dade College Tower Theater, 1508 SW Eighth St., Miami. $6. Details: (305) 643-8706 or www.mdc.edu/culture/tower.htm.
Shot in the style of a dated VHS, "Trash Humpers" follows a group of sociopathic, elderly peeping Toms that lurk at night. 11:59 p.m. Cosford Cinema at the University of Miami, 1111 Memorial Drive, Coral Gables. $6-$8. Cash only. Details: www.com.miami.edu/cosford.