Calendar Of Events Movies
Written by Miami Today on March 3, 2011
The Jewish Museum of Florida presents a screening of "The Rape of Europa," a two-hour documentary about the theft, destruction and incredible survival of art looted during World War II. Ties into the museum’s exhibit "AUKTION 392: Reclaiming the Galerie Stern, Dusseldorf" on Nazi-looted art. 7 p.m. Jewish Museum of Florida, 301 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Members free. $6 others. Details: (305) 672-5044 or www.jewishmuseum.com.
YEAR IN THE LIFE
"Another Year" follows a counselor and her geologist husband through a year filled with ups and downs. 6:35 p.m. Miami Dade College Tower Theater, 1508 SW Eighth St., Miami. $5 for MDC students, seniors and Miami Film Society members. $6 others. Details: (305) 643-8706 or www.mdc.edu/culture/tower.htm.
In "The Other Woman," Natalie Portman plays a Harvard law graduate who has married her boss, a big-shot New York lawyer. This heart-wrenching film examines love, loss and privilege and the journey from innocence to maturity. Lisa Kudrow plays the ex-wife. 5:30 and 9:15 p.m. Coral Gables Art Cinema, 260 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. $5-$9. Details: (786) 385-9689 or email@example.com or www.cinemateque.org.
An old, wandering magician crosses paths with a teenage girl full of wonder in Sylvain Chomet’s "The Illusionist." Their destinies intertwine as they form a close, father-daughter type bond. 7:15 p.m. Miami Dade College Tower Theater, 1508 SW Eighth St., Miami. $5 for MDC students, seniors and Miami Film Society members. $6 others. Details: (305) 643-8706 or www.mdc.edu/culture/tower.htm.
A young widow moves with her son to the town where her late husband was raised in Korean drama "Secret Sunshine." As she struggles to make a new home and fit in with the neighbors, a tragic event sends her reeling. Actress Jeon Do-Yeon won "Best Actress" at the Cannes Film Festival for her performance in the film. In Korean with English subtitles. 9:10 p.m. Miami Dade College Tower Theater, 1508 SW Eighth St., Miami. $5 for MDC students, seniors and Miami Film Society members. $6 others. Details: (305) 643-8706 or www.mdc.edu/culture/tower.htm
Movies and documentaries from Cuba, Spain, Israel, Argentina, Brazil, the United Kingdom, China and more are screened during the Miami International Film Festival. Times and locations vary. Ends March 13. Details: (305) 405-6433 or www.miamifilmfestival.com.
Alfred Hitchcock’s 1955 romantic thriller "To Catch a Thief" starring Cary Grant and Grace Kelley is screened as part of the "Starlight Movie Classics" series. 6 p.m. The Barnacle Historic State Park, 3485 Main Highway, Coconut Grove. Members free. For others, four admitted for $20. Details: (305) 442-6866 or www.thebarnacle.org.