Miami Beach Cinematheque. Nov 11th, 2009. 8:30 p.m.
The Brazilian film Margarette’s Feast (A Festa de Margarette), directed by Renato Falcão and starring Hique Gomez, Ilana Kaplan and Carmen Silva, will be screened at the Miami Beach Cinematheque on November 11th at 8:30 p.m.
A modern silent masterpiece using the style and techniques of Brazil’s cinematic past, Margarette’s Feast tells an allegory of Brazil’s social struggles without words while making dazzling use of exhilarating Brazilian music. After losing his job, goodhearted but penniless Pedro comes into possession of a miraculous suitcase that never runs out of money, allowing him to throw an extravagant birthday party for his wife.
Miami Beach Cinematheque
512 Española Way
Miami Beach, FL 33139