⭐️ COLOMBIA’S ENTRY FOR THE 2019 FOREIGN-LANGUAGE ACADEMY AWARD
— 🎞 GEMS 2018 opens with Cristina Gallego and Ciro Guerra’s BIRDS OF PASSAGE, their follow-up feature to the 2015 acclaimed Academy Award nominee Embrace of the Serpent
— 🎥 BIRDS OF PASSAGE charts the origins of the Colombian drug trade, through the epic story of an indigenous Wayuu family that becomes involved in the booming business of selling marijuana to American youths during the 1970s. When greed, passion and honor collide, a fratricidal war breaks out that will put their lives, their culture and their ancestral traditions at stake.
— 🎉 Following the film’s premiere, soar into the vibrant
community that is Little Havana and kick off Miami’s annual
celebration of world cinema. Sample flavorful hors d’oeuvres
paired with exotic Ron Barceló
cocktails and Spain’s legendary Estrella Damm
brews while vibing to the sounds of DJ Mikey.
Be one of the first to immerse yourself in our sensorial
extravaganza, Virtual Escape. Top off your evening by
indulging in the sweet offerings from Santo Dulce: Handcrafted Churros & Ice Cream
and Coco y vainilla at our Desserts Lounge and don’t forget to visit our photo station featuring Jungle Island
's prized Macaws.
— 🤝 Sponsored by ViendoMovies
— 💎 GEMS is Miami Film Festival’s annual showcase for the best films of the season, in preparation for the 36th annual Festival taking place March 1 – 10, 2019.
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