film http://blog.wlrn.org en Humphrey Bogart Film Festival Returns To Key Largo http://blog.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://blog.wlrn.org Humphrey Bogart Film Festival Returns To Key Largo Senate Film Industry Incentives Include Charges To Local Governments http://blog.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://blog.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://blog.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://blog.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://blog.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://blog.wlrn.org Under The Dome With Buckminster Fuller This Saturday WLRN's Five Most Popular Stories Mar. 3-7 http://blog.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://blog.wlrn.org WLRN's Five Most Popular Stories Mar. 3-7 YoungArts, Joshua Bell, Women’s International Film Fest, and Florida Keys Calendar http://blog.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://blog.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://blog.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://blog.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://blog.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://blog.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://blog.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://blog.wlrn.org Silent, Black-And-White 'Visitors' Arrive At O Cinema Trio Of Scientists Create Miami's First-Ever Sci-Fi Film Fest http://blog.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://blog.wlrn.org Trio Of Scientists Create Miami's First-Ever Sci-Fi Film Fest Art Deco Weekend, Miami Jewish Film Festival, Dranoff Piano Foundation, Florida Keys Calendar http://blog.wlrn.org/post/art-deco-weekend-miami-jewish-film-festival-dranoff-piano-foundation-florida-keys-calendar <p></p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 18:00:00 +0000 Ed Bell & Paul Leary 26260 at http://blog.wlrn.org Art Deco Weekend, Miami Jewish Film Festival, Dranoff Piano Foundation, Florida Keys Calendar YoungArts Week, Dan Hudak’s Top Ten Films of 2013, the King Mango Strut, and Miami Arts Calendar http://blog.wlrn.org/post/youngarts-week-dan-hudak-s-top-ten-films-2013-king-mango-strut-and-miami-arts-calendar <p></p> Fri, 27 Dec 2013 18:00:51 +0000 Ed Bell & Paul Leary 25671 at http://blog.wlrn.org YoungArts Week, Dan Hudak’s Top Ten Films of 2013, the King Mango Strut, and Miami Arts Calendar Gentrification Film Shown In Wynwood Just Before Basel Madness http://blog.wlrn.org/post/gentrification-film-shown-wynwood-just-basel-madness <p>Crowds frequenting&nbsp;Wynwood's eccentric bars and restaurants likely don't think of the old neighborhood's longtime residents, some of whom have had to leave their homes after the area's recent art revival.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">But some Wynwood natives have been pushed out. The neighborhood's gentrification is explored in the documentary "</span><a href="https://www.facebook.com/righttowynwood" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Right to Wynwood</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">."</span></p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 13:15:24 +0000 Chloe Herring 24413 at http://blog.wlrn.org Gentrification Film Shown In Wynwood Just Before Basel Madness Miami Book Fair, Classical Music at Kravis Center, Blue Starlite Drive-In, Florida Keys Calendar http://blog.wlrn.org/post/miami-book-fair-classical-music-kravis-center-blue-starlite-drive-florida-keys-calendar <p></p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Ed Bell & Paul Leary 23748 at http://blog.wlrn.org Miami Book Fair, Classical Music at Kravis Center, Blue Starlite Drive-In, Florida Keys Calendar MDC Live Arts Series, Orchestra Miami, Miami Short Film Festival, our Broward County Arts Calendar http://blog.wlrn.org/post/mdc-live-arts-series-orchestra-miami-miami-short-film-festival-our-broward-county-arts-calendar <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Ed Bell & Paul Leary 23289 at http://blog.wlrn.org MDC Live Arts Series, Orchestra Miami, Miami Short Film Festival, our Broward County Arts Calendar