QuickLook @ CCBU | August 12, 2010 Edition
CCBU and the Brazilian Film Festival of Miami 2010
A group of members and friends of the Centro Cultural Brasil-USA got together for an afternoon of Brazilian cinema and gastronomy. 80 people came to the Indigo Restaurant at the Intercontinental Hotel, in downtown Miami, to enjoy a delicious typical Brazilian buffet by Chef Deborah Rosalem, the music of the talented Brazilians Rose Max & Ramatis Morais and to meet and greet the co-founder and director of the Brazilian Film Festival, Viviane Spinelli.

Viviane talked about the films that will be presented at the 14th BRAFF that runs from August 13 to 21 at the Colony Theater. All the participants got special passes to the films. click to see more photos

The Inffinito Festival Circuit arrives in Miami for the 14th edition of the Brazilian Film Festival of Miami, which takes place from the 13th to the 21st of August.

The event is part of the Official Calendar of the City of Miami Beach and is recognized by ANCINE, the Ministry of Culture, the Audiovisual Secretariat, APEX, Embratur and local governments as a successful business and communication platform for media, professionals and companies investing in audiovisual products.

The Competitive Screening will take place once again at the Colony Theater, with short and feature films competing for the Cristal Lens Award, the most prestigious award in Brazilian cinema outside the country. Cinema Paradiso in Fort Lauderdale will screen recent films that have earned both public and critical acclaim, in addition to the tribute screening.

The MarketPlace, with panel discussions and business meetings scheduled in distribution, co-production, marketing and distribution, will once again be held in parallel to the festival, with the presence of important names in the Brazilian and international film industries.

In addition to the Awards the Closing Night will present Maria Gadú live in concert, one of the newest singers in the popular Brazilian music scene.

CCBU presents the film "Time of Peace"
Saturday August 14

Colony Theatre • 1040 Lincoln Rd. • Miami Beach • (305) 600-3347

CCBU Recommends:
Brazilian JazzFriday, August 13 • 9:30pm
Bossa Nova, Samba, Jazz
Rose Max: Vocal
Ramatis: Guitar
Carlomagno Anagna: Bateria
Carlos Averhoff: Saxo

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CCBU Recommends:
IVETE SANGALOSaturday, August 28
Ivete Sangalo
The Rhythm Foundation presents

Brazil’s biggest star, Ivete Sangalo, will take over Miami when she performs for one night only at American Airlines Arena on Saturday August 28th. During her 15-year career she has sold millions of albums and DVDs and collected many Latin Grammy Awards, while establishing a reputation as an electrifying performer who connects the heart and soul of Brazilian music to fans across the globe. During this unforgettable night Ivete Sangalo will perform a career-spanning mix of Bahia and tropical Brazilian music and debut many new songs alongside all her biggest hits.

Saturday, August 28th 2010 at 8PM
American Airlines Arena
601 Biscayne Blvd, Miami FL 33132
Tickets $93.00, $78.00, $73.00 and $48.00, 1-800-745-3000
or the arena box office

SAVE THE DATE: 1st ANIMIAMI - Animation, 3D Conference.
animiami kick off party
ANIMIAMI 2010 is an animation festival and conference, taking place in Miami on October 16 & 17, at the Miami International University of Art & Design. The festival combines the best of what Siggraph and BDA Promax have in non-theatrical and commercial animation.

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to participate in this important event

CCBU Member Announcement
Brazilian Film Festival Schedule
Feature Films

The Well Beloved One
Monday - Aug 16 - 9 pm
Time of Fear
Wedneday - Aug18 - 9 pm
Time of Peace
Saturday - Aug 14 - 7 pm
Love Stories Last Only 90 Minutes
Saturday - Aug 14 - 9 pm

The Tennants
Friday - Aug 20 - 7 pm

Blue Eyes
Sunday - August 15th - 9 pm
Broken Dreams
Thursday - Aug 19 - 9 pm
So Normal 2
Tuesday - Aug 17 - 9 pm
Elvis & Madonna
Tuesday - Aug 17 - 7 pm
Rita Cadillac – The Lady of the People
Wednesday - Aug 18 - 7 pm

Mamonas 4-ever
Sunday - Aug 15 - 7 pm

Dzi Croquettes
Thursday - Aug 19 - 7 pm
Beyond Ipanema – Brazilian Waves In Global Music
Monday - Aug 16 - 7 pm
Sunday - Aug 15 - 5 pm
Short Films
Thursday - Aug 19 - 9 pm
After Lunch
Wedneday - Aug 18 - 9 pm
Happy Birthday to You
Sunday - Aug 15 - 9 pm
Saturday - Aug 14 - 7 pm
Saturday - Aug 14 - 9 pm
Centro Cultural Brasil USA • 300 Aragon Avenue. Suite 250 • Coral Gables, FL 33134 • 305.728.9163
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