Miami Beach Cinematheque. Feb 1st, 2009. 8:00 p.m. The film Silent Light (Stellet licht), directed by Carlos Reygadas and featuring Cornelio Wall, Maria Pankratz, Mirium Toews and Peter Wall, will be screened at the Miami Beach Cinematheque on February 1st, 2009 at 8:00 p.m.
Carlos Reygadas’ films are known for their long sequences, particular rhythm, and the use of nonprofessional actors. All the performers in Silent Light are Mennonites from communities in Mexico, Germany and Canada. The film was an international co-production between companies from Mexico, France and the Netherlands. Johan and his family are Mennonites from the north of Mexico. Against the law of God and man, Johan falls in love with another woman. In Plautdietsch and Spanish with English subtitles.
Miami Beach Cinematheque
512 Española Way
Miami Beach, FL 33139
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