Calendar Of Events Movies
Written by Miami Today on February 14, 2013
The Cosford Cinema presents the 2013 Oscar Nominated Short Films in Documentary, Live Action, and Animation before the Academy Awards. Short Films for Documentary screen Feb. 16 at 4:30 p.m. and through Feb. 24. The Animated Short Films screen Feb. 15 at 9 p.m. and through Feb. 24. Live Action Short Films screen Feb. 15 at 7 p.m. and through Feb. 24. Cosford Cinema at the University of Miami, 1111 Memorial Drive, Coral Gables. Free for UM students. $7 seniors, UM alumni, faculty, students and staff. $9 others. Details: (305) 284-4861 or www.cosfordcinema.com.
Movies on the Plaza screens "The Notebook," a romantic drama directed by Nick Cassavetes, from a screenplay written by Jeremy Leven and Jan Sardi, and based on the novel of the same name by Nicholas Sparks. The film stars Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams as a young couple who fall in love during the early 1940s. Their story is narrated from the present day by an elderly man played by James Garner, telling the tale to a fellow nursing home resident, played by Gena Rowlands, who is Cassavetes’ mother. 8 p.m. Brickell World Plaza, 600 Brickell Ave., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 384-7170 or www.brickellworldplaza.com.
The Miami Jazz Society film series screens "The Goodbye Girl" — telling of an unemployed dancer and her daughter forced to live with a struggling off-Broadway actor — and "Claudine," a romantic comedy amidst a life on welfare in Harlem. 6:15-8:15 p.m. The Goodbye Girl. 8:30-10:30 p.m. Claudine. Miami Tower, 100 SE Second St., 19th floor auditorium, Miami. Free. Details: (305) 684-4564 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamijazzsociety.com.