Become a Member
Tickets
SUBMIT YOUR FILM
The Latest

2018 FESTIVAL DATES

Join us March 9-18, 2018 in celebration of Miami Dade College’s Miami Film Festival’s 35th edition – ten days of films, masterclasses, happy hours, and parties!

Slide background
aa_200
miamidadecounty_200
related-logo-200
film-festival-ad
Slide background
hbo
StellaArtois_140
Google Logo_Web
MiamiBeachVCA_200
MiamiDDA_200
new-dupont
new-tilia
Slide background
mix 98.3 radio logo banner_ad
principal-amor
principal-radio-mambi
11_WQBA-page-001
viendomovies_200
Slide background
miamiherald
MIFF_NBC6-Web-ad
Olympia_2016
RegalEntertainmentGroup_200
standard_200
ameco_gif
wiremag
CultureOwl-250×250
miami gay blog banner_ad_v2
latamcinema.com_logo_sized_v2

The Latest

Helen Mirren & Donald Sutherland’s The Leisure Seeker is the Big Winner at Miami Film Festival GEMS 2017

The Florida Project and German Oscar contender In The Fade Runners-Up in Audience Award Balloting Helen Mirren and Donald Sutherland’s upcoming drama from Sony Pictures Classics, The Leisure Seeker, was the big winner at Miami Dade College’s Miami Film Festival GEMS 2017 event, which wrapped in Miami Sunday night. A24’s The Florida Project, directed by Sean Baker, and In The Fade, Magnolia Pictures’ Oscar hopeful starring Diane Kruger, were the two runners-up in voting for the coveted Gigi Guermont Audience Award at the 3rd annual edition of the Festival’s fall awards-season event. The Florida Project [...]

By | October 17th, 2017|Categories: SPECIAL EDITION|

SALMA HAYEK AND JOHN LITHGOW GO HEAD-TO-HEAD IN ‘BEATRIZ AT DINNER’

If the Trump era has taught us one thing, it’s that some differences are irreconcilable; you can talk at each other for hours, and those at opposites sides of an argument will never see eye-to-eye. Beatriz at Dinner doesn’t do anything to help assuage the unpleasant nature of this basic truth. There’s no sugar-coating, and there are far fewer laughs than the film’s marketing would have you believe. In writer Mike White and director Miguel Arteta’s latest collaboration, we experience a war of words that feels like War of the Worlds. Beatriz (Salma Hayek) is a healer. Doug (John Lithgow) [...]

Sign Up

* indicates required

SOCIAL NETWORKS

  • facebook
  • twitter
  • youtube
  • instagram
  • fliker-pink'
  • rss

TWITTER

  • YES! #FACESPLACES will be at @TowerTheaterMIA starting this Friday. Tickets: https://t.co/WZnkFqdUfk https://t.co/VCSpJuUEuc
    October 17, 2017
  • #LifeAndNothingMore US Premiere #GemsFF 2017 @TowerTheaterMIA https://t.co/a4vsIixriP
    October 17, 2017
  • #FACESPLACES by @JRart and #AgnesVarda SOLD OUT - Playing now at #GemsFF 2017 @TowerTheaterMIA https://t.co/wGUxWo8BES
    October 15, 2017
  • We are at FULL CAPACITY w/ "InTheFade" @TowerTheaterMIA 🙌🏼💎#GemsFF https://t.co/paTtXI2gPk
    October 14, 2017
  • YAY! Las joyas de La Corona (The Crown's Jewels) 💎 #GemsFF 📸 Amazing moment captured by @tatogomezfoto https://t.co/Lkq3gWdn77
    October 14, 2017
  • Thank you! #GemsFF @TowerTheaterMIA opening night was a success! https://t.co/jplzJpt4a8 https://t.co/V98hA4fZCg
    October 13, 2017
  • 🎨🍑 POSTER ART versions of our opening night #GemsFF film #CallMeByYourName: https://t.co/jplzJpt4a8 https://t.co/2EYvdAR6MJ
    October 11, 2017
  • The stars of our OPENING NIGHT FILM #CallMeByYourName are @armiehammer & @RealChalamet: https://t.co/xyPYEt1Eq1 https://t.co/hcJXGEZ7qy
    October 10, 2017
  • Jumping of excitement! In three days we open the Miami Film Festival #GemsFF 2017! 💎 https://t.co/jplzJpt4a8 https://t.co/ReQMuy21LN
    October 9, 2017
  • RT @cinecasual: #GemsFF: Una probadita del mejor cine iberoamericano en Miami. 🌴 https://t.co/QQv1g4Iwel https://t.co/fmv5YJkTYm
    October 6, 2017
  • Magical screening! @Lilfilm' @FloridaProject opens at 💎#GemsFF 10/15! https://t.co/cp0b9KEJKT https://t.co/wKvsWi23U9
    October 6, 2017
  • Almost there! #GemsFF 🎬 #TheLeisureSeeker is coming to @TowerTheaterMIA Sunday, October 15! https://t.co/WUfYw74tLS https://t.co/3ybWCTEz2H
    October 5, 2017
  • RT @thompowers: My day is made. Coming soon to @PureNonfiction: Agnès Varda & @JRart https://t.co/1Rtp8R4nL8
    October 4, 2017
  • 💔 Heartbroken #PrayForLasVegas https://t.co/MjROMjQfHl
    October 2, 2017
  • What's "Art" to you ? #THESQUARE #ElisabethMoss #ClaesBang October 14th. 💎 #GemsFF: https://t.co/hHbyXOuCVF https://t.co/VALM5A9wY4
    September 27, 2017
  • Are you weird? Film #TheWorkShop (L'ATELIER) leaves us intrigued. #GemsFF 2017 https://t.co/R5RjMfnJi0 https://t.co/IDdDvy78MM
    September 24, 2017
  • Florida in Miami Film Festival #GEMSFF 2017 Spotlight https://t.co/qCsXw9Z8E9 https://t.co/4qrDgJlHBm
    September 22, 2017
  • See you at 7PM @TowerTheaterMIA @carpinterosfilm https://t.co/DZMJBDnWRX
    September 21, 2017
  • 💎 #GemsFF is THE Film Festival Event of October! Tickets go on sale tomorrow! get on it https://t.co/jplzJpt4a8 💎 https://t.co/YWJeICvSSG
    September 21, 2017
  • #LifeAndNotingMore Add it to your schedule Friday, October 13th https://t.co/INRN5grLY6 https://t.co/kl8YzdBJkN
    September 20, 2017

INSTAGRAM

  • US Premiere of #cantsaygoodbye (No Sé Decir Adiós) with special guests, director @linoescalera and Consul General of Spain in Miami Candido Cries. Thank you to the great audiences we had that day at #GemsFF @towertheatermiami / ❤️🎬 - Video by @andresanartes
  • One of the most unforgettable experiences at #GemsFF was definitely the VR Escape. #VirtualReality, 360 degrees short films powered by @ryotnews directed by @alohemingway SO COOL!
  • Ua película que hay que ver // Basada en los hechos ocurridos en 1988 que involucraron el asesinato de 14 hombres en la localidad apureña de El Amparo cerca del río Arauca, borde de Columbia y Venezuela. / MUST SEE FILM about the event in October 1988, when 14 men were murdered by the Venezuelan military in El Amparo, a village near the Arauca River. / Playing in @towertheatermiami Friday 25th.
  • One of our favorite #GemsFF moments was our opening night with the film #CallMeByYourName and 'A Taste Of Alta Italia' reception party @towertheatermiami / What was your favorite GEMS moment?
  • YES let's celebrate! #FACESPLACES will be at @towertheatermiami starting this Friday. Go and watch this beautiful 'faces' documentary by @agnes.varda and French artist @jr - here in this picture with stunning Jennifer Lawrence #JLaw at the LA premiere of their film.
  • LIFE AND NOTHING MORE US Premiere with special guests director Antonio Méndez Esparza, Actors Regina Williams and Robert Williams and Performances by @nephiilove and @sekajipo #GemsFF 2017 all in the ❤️ of #littlehavana @towertheatermiami // 🎥 @andresanartes music beat by @jeandrums
  • Supporting Miami talent! It is great collaborating with @miamisbestgraffitiguide! #GemsFF 2017
  • The audience award winner #GemsFF 2017 is #THELEISURESEEKER starring @helenmirren and #DonaldSutherland
  • One the glorious moments of #GemsFF 2017 was the @mandolinmiami reception at the pre-screening of #SonOfSofia film inside the movie theater at @towertheatermiami. Thank you to @mrsmandolin for preparing herself this beautiful, mediterranean hospitality. // These lively photographs, done by @tatogomez
  • And just like that we officially closed #GemsFF 2017 at @towertheatermiami, full of joy for all the success and love received by filmmakers, the press, sponsors, supporters, volunteers, team members and most importantly you, our film lovers. Thank you for supporting @mdcollege, @miamifilm GEMS 2017! Thank you to the inspiring @angelesalmuna and the amazing photographer @tatogomez.
  • His guitar Vs the world #EricClapton #GemsFF 2017
  • #EricClapton LIFE IN 12 BARS is our last #GemsFF of the night! Playing now @towertheatermiami
  • #FACESPLACES Playing Now at #GemsFF 2017 @towertheatermiami
  • French Artist @jr co-directs #FACESPLACES along with @agnes.varda. His photo-truck—painted to resemble a giant camera travel from village to village, where they meet locals, talk to them about their lives and create immense portraits of them, which are mounted on buildings throughout their communities. // #FACESPLACES Opens now at #GemsFF @towertheatermiami
  • FLORIDA PREMIERE of @festivaldecannes winner documentary film #FACESPLACES by @agnes.varda and @jr // #GemsFF 2017 @towertheatermiami // Here Agnés with #AngelinaJolie