Miami Beach Visual Arts

Havana Nights: Exploring Cuba through Art and Film

Havana Nights: Exploring Cuba through Art and FilmSunday, July 31, 5pm – The Wolfsonian-FIU, 1001 Washington Ave, Miami Beach

Don’t miss the swansong of summer-long film series with The Wolfsonian-FIU & Miami Beach Cinematheque! Using external narration and an episodic mix of memories, this film portrays the life of the Cuban intellectual and novelist Reinaldo Arenas (1943–1990), from the poverty of his early childhood to his persecution by the Castro regime and final years in Manhattan during the AIDS crisis. Before the screening at the Cinematheque at 6pm, start off the evening at The Wolf with an intimate guided tour of “Promising Paradise: Cuban Allure, American Seduction.” $11, $9* for students and seniors, free for MBC and Wolfsonian members. #‎ParaísoCubano‬ @wolfsonian @MBCinema