Paragon Grove 13
3015 Grand Ave. #322
Miami, FL 33133
8:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 11, 2013
Movies | Film
“I try to write parts for women that are as complicated and interesting as women actually are.” –The Late Nora EphronThis year, we pay tribute to all of Nora’s characters and to her inspiration: the mystery, the power, and the passion of the modern woman. ¡CRAC! Directed by Jessica Rodríguez, Spain, 2013, 19 minutes, Documentary Both living in Madrid, Almudena and Mar have never met. They don’t usually go to the same places, have opposing political points of view, and grew up very differently, but they have one thing in common: Mar knew Alfredo at university, and Almudena knew Pedro in her small village. The lives of our two heroines are more connected then would appear at first glance. American Girl Directed by Jason Shahinfar, USA, 2013, 15 minutes, Narrative “An anti-coming-of-age story,” American Girl unmasks the vulnerability, the duality, the pressures, and the strengths of a modern girl caught between adolescence and womanhood.
December 25 Directed by Wendy Dent, Australia, 2012, 1 minute, Narrative A simple Christmas message from a woman to her father speaks volumes on domesticity, valor, and forgiveness.
How Beautiful Japanese Morning Is Directed by Yuichi Suita, Japan, 15 minutes, Narrative On a spring morning in 2011, a woman cooks and enjoys her meal when something ticks. What follows is a personal portrayal of grief after the tsunami-related incidents in Japan.
Mila Dear To All Directed by Alex Bulat, USA, 2013, 20 minutes, Narrative Mila has escaped the hell of sex trafficking and is now surviving on the streets of Los Angeles. Her drive dwindling, Mila has less to fight for every day she’s alone. It’s up to her will and the friendship of Gabriel, a social worker that tries desperately to gain Mila’s trust, to save them both.
Nahiin Nuu Directed by Guillermo Lecuona, USA, 2013, 16 minutes, Narrative A Triqui Indian teen wrestles spiritual visions that awaken appreciation for her grandmother and culture.
12.00 MsFF: Stronger Sex (Paragon Grove) 12.00