The Miami International Film Festival, March 4-13, 2011
Most prominent Ibero-American film festival in the US. The Miami International Film Festival presents the best developing and established films to the world within an educational setting. From March 4-13, a variety of both American and international films will be shown at different screening venues in Miami and Miami Beach. Chico & Rita, a film marking one of the greatest eras of creativity in Cuban-American jazz, is the first animated Opening Night film in the history of MIFF. Multiple award-winning films and films director by Oscar winners are being shown, including In a Better World, The Last Circus, If A Tree Falls: A Story About the Earth Liberation Front, and The Greatest Movie Ever Sold. The World Competition encompasses movies from all around the globe, including the Kurdish film Mandoo, the Chinese film The Piano in a Factory, the winner of the 2010 Jerusalem Film Festival, Intimate Grammar, and many other films from across the planet.