Challenged, Entertained, And Inspired: The Aventura International Film Series Culminates On Tuesday, May 16th, 2023
May 16, 2023
The Aventura International Film Series, Presented by the City of Aventura, has been a highly anticipated event in the South Florida area. The series has been showcasing Award-Winning International Films that have captivated audiences with their unique storytelling and cinematic styles. On Tuesday, May 16th, 2023 the Film Series will culminate with the showing of the highly acclaimed Movie, Broker, at 7:30 p.m.
Broker is a South Korean Film directed by the talented Filmmaker, Hirokazu Kore-eda, who is known for his works such as "Like Father, Like Son" and "Shoplifters." The film tells the story of a former stockbroker, played by the Award-Winning Actor Song Kang-ho, who is caught up in an insider trading scandal and finds himself on the run from the authorities. The film deals with themes of family, trust, and betrayal, and explores the human psyche in a way that is both thought-provoking and deeply moving.
The Film has already won several prestigious awards, including the Grand Prize at the 2020 Busan International Film Festival and the Best Director Award at the 2021 Asian Film Awards. Its inclusion in the Aventura International Film Series is a testament to the high caliber of films that the series has been showcasing.
The Aventura International Film Series has been a wonderful opportunity for film enthusiasts to enjoy a diverse range of films from around the world. The series has exposed viewers to films that they may not have had the opportunity to see otherwise.
The final film in the series Broker is preceded with an introduction by Film Expert Shelly Isaacs that provides background information on the movie and its cultural context, giving viewers a deeper understanding of the film's themes and message. The film is not rated and is presented in Korean with English subtitles, allowing viewers to experience the film in its original language and appreciate the nuances of the dialogue.
The Aventura International Film Series has been a tremendous success, with sold-out screenings and enthusiastic reviews from audiences. It has provided a platform for filmmakers from around the world to showcase their work and has brought together a diverse community of film lovers. It has also been a great way to foster cultural exchange and understanding with Aventura.
As the series comes to a close with the screening of Broker, audiences can expect an evening of exceptional storytelling and cinematic brilliance. The film promises to be a fitting finale to the series, with its powerful message and masterful direction.
The screening of Broker has also been a great opportunity for South Florida audiences to experience Korean Cinema, which has been gaining popularity and recognition in recent years. The film has already been praised for its stunning visuals, nuanced performances, gripping storyline and is sure to leave a lasting impression on viewers.
Overall, the Aventura International Film Series has been a wonderful addition to the cultural landscape of South Florida. The series has exposed audiences to a diverse range of films that have challenged, entertained, and inspired. The screening of Broker on Tuesday, May 16th, 2023 is sure to be a highlight of the series, and a memorable evening for all who attend.
Screenings are general admission with the lobby doors opening at 6:30 p.m. and the auditorium at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $12. Ticketmaster is the only official ticketing service of The Aventura Arts & Cultural Center. Buy tickets online at: www.aventuracenter.org - By phone at: (877) 311-7469. Or: (954) 462-0222 or in person at The Aventura Arts & Cultural Center Box Office Wednesday through Saturday from 12:00 p.m. Noon to 5:00 p.m. and 90 minutes prior to each performance. For Group Sales, please call: (954) 660-6307.
The Aventura Arts & Cultural Center is located at 3385 Northeast 188th Street, Aventura, Florida 33180.