film http://wlrn.org en Filmmakers Franco Parente and Angel Eva Markoulis, Symphony of the Americas, Dan Hudak and Keys Cal http://wlrn.org/post/filmmakers-franco-parente-and-angel-eva-markoulis-symphony-americas-dan-hudak-and-keys-cal <p></p><p>06/27/14 -&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Next time on <a href="https://www.facebook.com/SouthFloridaArtsBeat"><strong>South Florida Arts Beat</strong></a>, will an old Miami music pub get its own documentary? Only a <a href="http://kck.st/RGvPgU"><strong>Kickstarter campaign</strong></a> can pull it off. Find out more from film makers <strong><a href="http://www.littlehaitirockcity.com/">Franco Parente</a></strong> and <strong><a href="https://twitter.com/angelmarkoulis">Angel Eva </a></strong><strong><a href="https://twitter.com/angelmarkoulis">Markouli</a></strong>s. Maestro <strong><a href="http://www.jamesbrooks-bruzzese.com/">James Brooks-Bruzzese</a></strong> describes a new season of delights coming up for The Symphony of the Americas. Film critic, <a href="http://www.hudakonhollywood.com"><strong>Dan Hudak</strong></a>, previews the new Spanish film that garnered 6 Goya Awards, </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Living Is Easy With Eyes Closed</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, opening soon in South Florida. Chef Norman Van Aken whips up </span><a href="http://wlrn.org/programs/word-food"><strong><em style="line-height: 1.5;">A Word On Food</em></strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://wlrn.org/programs/word-food"><strong> </strong></a>and our <a href="http://www.fla-keys.com/calendarofevents/"><strong>Florida Keys calendar </strong></a>features Andy Newman. Catch the conversation and information every Friday on <a href="https://twitter.com/sofloartsbeat"><strong>South Florida Arts Beat</strong></a> at 1:00pm.</span></p><p></p><p></p><p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Ed Bell & Paul Leary 34653 at http://wlrn.org Filmmakers Franco Parente and Angel Eva Markoulis, Symphony of the Americas, Dan Hudak and Keys Cal Writer And Filmmaker Rebecca Miller http://wlrn.org/post/writer-and-filmmaker-rebecca-miller <p></p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Bonnie Berman, Ariel Gonzalez & Paul Leary 34594 at http://wlrn.org Writer And Filmmaker Rebecca Miller Russell Mofsky of Gold Dust Lounge, O Cinema with Dan Hudak, And Our Broward Arts Calendar http://wlrn.org/post/russell-mofsky-gold-dust-lounge-o-cinema-dan-hudak-and-our-broward-arts-calendar <p></p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Ed Bell & Paul Leary 33793 at http://wlrn.org Russell Mofsky of Gold Dust Lounge, O Cinema with Dan Hudak, And Our Broward Arts Calendar Deadly Grace: New Film Documents Haitian Machete Fencing http://wlrn.org/post/deadly-grace-new-film-documents-haitian-machete-fencing <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Haitian Revolution in 1791 was the first (and only) successful slave rebellion against a crushing colonist regime. And the revolt didn’t only result in a new state, it was also achieved with the edge of a machete.</span></p><p>The short film “Papa Machete” opens somberly, telling how Haitians developed a martial art called Tire Machèt during that bloody, turbulent period. A versatile agricultural tool in dense tropical climates, the machete makes a valuable weapon.</p> Wed, 07 May 2014 11:50:21 +0000 Rob Goyanes 31940 at http://wlrn.org Deadly Grace: New Film Documents Haitian Machete Fencing Haitian Heritage Museum, Actor Jon Favreau, Miami International Jazz Fest, Florida Keys Calendar http://wlrn.org/post/haitian-heritage-museum-actor-jon-favreau-miami-international-jazz-fest-florida-keys-calendar <p> Fri, 02 May 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Ed Bell & Paul Leary 31713 at http://wlrn.org Haitian Heritage Museum, Actor Jon Favreau, Miami International Jazz Fest, Florida Keys Calendar Humphrey Bogart Film Festival Returns To Key Largo http://wlrn.org/post/humphrey-bogart-film-festival-returns-key-largo <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Humphrey Bogart Film Festival returns to Key Largo&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">for its second year May 1 to 4. &nbsp;Renowned film critic and historian Leonard&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Maltin</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;will also be back as a special guest. &nbsp;He recently spoke with Caroline&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Breder-Watts</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;about his impressions of one of the major classic film festivals in the United States.</span></p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:44:32 +0000 Caroline Breder-Watts 30803 at http://wlrn.org Humphrey Bogart Film Festival Returns To Key Largo Senate Film Industry Incentives Include Charges To Local Governments http://wlrn.org/post/senate-film-industry-incentives-include-charges-local-governments <p>Dramatic increases in state incentives to lure film and entertainment production to Florida may be on the way. But this time, local governments would have to pay to play. A bill approved in the Senate Commerce and Tourism&nbsp;Committee would charge counties where&nbsp;the productions take place 10 percent of the face amount of the producers' tax incentives.</p><p>Click below to hear the full story.</p> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 21:07:38 +0000 Rick Stone 30445 at http://wlrn.org Senate Film Industry Incentives Include Charges To Local Governments Florida Grand Opera, American Art Museum, Palm Beach International Film Festival, Broward Arts Cal http://wlrn.org/post/florida-grand-opera-american-art-museum-palm-beach-international-film-festival-broward-arts-cal <p></p><p>03/28/14 - Next time on <a href="https://www.facebook.com/SouthFloridaArtsBeat"><strong>South Florida Arts Beat</strong></a>, <a href="http://fgo.org/"><strong>Florida Grand Opera’s</strong></a> presentation of Puccini’s<em> Tosca</em> opens this weekend at the <strong><a href="http://www.arshtcenter.org/Tickets/Calendar/2013-2014-Season/Florida-Grand-Opera/Tosca/">Arsht</a></strong>. FGO’s spokesman, Justin Moss, previews the exciting event with Charles Greenfield. The Smithsonian American Art Museum’s exhibition <em>“<strong><a href="http://americanart.si.edu/exhibitions/archive/2013/our_america/">Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art</a></strong>”</em> opens April 2<sup>nd</sup> at <strong><a href="http://thefrost.fiu.edu">FIU’s Frost Art Museum</a></strong>. Judith Bishop speaks with Carmen Ramos, the exhibition’s curator. <strong><a href="http://www.hudakonhollywood.com">Dan Hudak</a></strong> previews the 19<sup>th</sup> Annual <strong><a href="http://www.pbifilmfest.org/">Palm Beach International Film Festival</a></strong> with festival president, Randi Emerman. Chef Norman Van Aken delivers <strong><a href="http://wlrn.org/programs/word-food"><em>A Word On Food </em></a></strong>and our <strong><a href="https://www.broward.org/arts">Broward arts calendar </a></strong>features Jody Horne-Leshinsky. Catch the conversation and information every Friday on <a href="https://twitter.com/sofloartsbeat"><strong>South Florida Arts Beat</strong></a> at 1:00pm.</p><p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Ed Bell & Paul Leary 29939 at http://wlrn.org Florida Grand Opera, American Art Museum, Palm Beach International Film Festival, Broward Arts Cal Under The Dome With Buckminster Fuller This Saturday http://wlrn.org/post/under-dome-buckminster-fuller-saturday <p>Saturday, the <a href="http://www.mdclivearts.org/home.html" target="_blank">MDC Live Arts series</a> will present the live documentary "The Love Song of R. Buckminster Fuller." It's a live doc because director Sam Green will live narrate the presentation while indie-rock band&nbsp;Yo La Tengo will lend its musical notes to the score.</p> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 06:39:36 +0000 Wilson Sayre 29437 at http://wlrn.org Under The Dome With Buckminster Fuller This Saturday WLRN's Five Most Popular Stories Mar. 3-7 http://wlrn.org/post/wlrns-five-most-popular-stories-mar-3-7 <p></p><p>The 95 Express toll increase is our most popular story this week -- again. Mass transit anyone?</p><p>Old Miami through photos, Mayan migrants and 80 days until traffic eases in downtown Miami were all close contenders for the No. 1 spot.</p> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 19:55:27 +0000 Diego Saldaña-Rojas 28978 at http://wlrn.org WLRN's Five Most Popular Stories Mar. 3-7 YoungArts, Joshua Bell, Women’s International Film Fest, and Florida Keys Calendar http://wlrn.org/post/youngarts-joshua-bell-women-s-international-film-fest-and-florida-keys-calendar <p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/2go9lUZ0dEo?list=UUwxwpIJ5DBEKugQm28AfAZw" width="560"></iframe></p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 18:00:00 +0000 Ed Bell & Paul Leary 28777 at http://wlrn.org YoungArts, Joshua Bell, Women’s International Film Fest, and Florida Keys Calendar Six Films At This Year's Miami International Film Festival You Must Not Miss http://wlrn.org/post/six-films-years-miami-international-film-festival-you-must-not-miss <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-ba467f91-99f8-bd2e-35ba-10f17e514c3c"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Cambria; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;"><a href="http://www.miamifilmfestival.com/" target="_blank">Miami International Film Festival </a>executive director Jaie Laplante says the festival is distinct from others in the same way that Miami is distinct from other cities: “</span><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Cambria; color: rgb(26, 26, 26); background-color Fri, 07 Mar 2014 00:48:26 +0000 Rob Goyanes 28849 at http://wlrn.org Six Films At This Year's Miami International Film Festival You Must Not Miss MiamiArtZine.Com, Festival of the Arts Boca, Miami International Film Festival, Broward Arts Cal http://wlrn.org/post/miamiartzinecom-festival-arts-boca-miami-international-film-festival-broward-arts-cal <p></p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 18:00:00 +0000 Ed Bell & Paul Leary 28564 at http://wlrn.org MiamiArtZine.Com, Festival of the Arts Boca, Miami International Film Festival, Broward Arts Cal Silent, Black-And-White 'Visitors' Arrive At O Cinema http://wlrn.org/post/silent-black-and-white-visitors-arrive-o-cinema <p></p><p>Humanity, its attachment to technology and the widespread impact this relationship produces are all examined in Godfrey Reggio's film "Visitors" - without a single line of dialogue.</p><p>"Visitors" treads&nbsp; "the line between video art and art cinema"&nbsp; and is an "amazing audio and video experience," says Kareem Tabsch, co-founder and director of <a href="https://www.o-cinema.org/" target="_blank">O Cinema,</a> where the film is being screened.</p><p>The only music and sound in the 90-minute, black-and-white film were composed by Phillip Glass.</p> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 23:43:25 +0000 Diego Saldaña-Rojas 28204 at http://wlrn.org Silent, Black-And-White 'Visitors' Arrive At O Cinema Trio Of Scientists Create Miami's First-Ever Sci-Fi Film Fest http://wlrn.org/post/trio-scientists-create-miamis-first-ever-sci-fi-film-fest <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Beam everybody down, Scotty.&nbsp; Or to downtown Miami, to be exact.</span></p><p>From Jan. 17 to 19, &nbsp;the Hyatt Regency is set to be invaded by all kinds of interplanetary voyagers and time-travelers -- courtesy of a film festival celebrating all things sci-fi.</p><p>About 50 science fiction, fantasy and horror films from around the world will be screened at the <strong><a href="http://miscifi.com/" target="_blank">Miami International Science Fiction Film Festival</a>&nbsp;</strong>this weekend.</p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 00:01:34 +0000 Christine DiMattei 26586 at http://wlrn.org Trio Of Scientists Create Miami's First-Ever Sci-Fi Film Fest