MDC's Tower Theater Miami
1508 SW 8th St

GEMS 2018 Opening Night

Special Events

10/11/2018 7:15pm

GEMS is Miami Dade College’s Miami Film Festival’s annual showcase for the best films of the season, in preparation for the 36th annual Festival taking place March 1 – 10, 2019.

GEMS 2018 opens with Cristina Gallego and Ciro Guerra’s Birds of Passage, their follow-up feature to the 2015 acclaimed Academy Award nominee Embrace of a Serpent.

Following the film’s premiere, soar into the vibrant community that is Little Havana and kick off Miami’s annual celebration of world cinema. Sample flavorful hors d’oeuvres paired with exotic Ron Barceló cocktails and Spain’s legendary Estrella Damm brews while vibing to the sounds of DJ Mikey. Be one of the first to immerse yourself in our sensorial extravaganza, Virtual Escape. Top off your evening by indulging in the sweet offerings at our Desserts Lounge and don’t forget to visit our photo station featuring Jungle Island’s prized Macaws.


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