Miami Beach Cinematheque. From Nov 7th through Nov 8th, 2008. The Pool by Chris Smith premiers November 7th and 8th at 7:45 and 9:40 p.m. at the Miami Beach Cinematheque. The Pool is the story of Venkatesh, a "room boy" working at a hotel in Panjim, Goa, who sees from his perch in a mango tree a luxuriant garden and shimmering pool hidden behind a wall.
In making whatever efforts he can to better himself, Venkatesh offers his services to the wealthy owner of the home. Not content to simply dream about a different life, Venkatesh is inquisitive about the homes inhabitants, about the world around him and his curiosity changes the shape of his future. In English and Hindi with English subtitles
Miami Beach Cinematheque
512 Española Way
Miami Beach, FL 33139