Partial Confirmed Guest Attendance List
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MIAMI, February 22, 2011 - Miami International Film Festival (MIFF), Produced and presented by Miami Dade College, today released a partial list of guests for its upcoming 28th annual edition, which officially runs March 4 – 13th, with a kick‐off preview night scheduled for Wednesday, March 2nd at the Miami Beach SoundScape and ExoStage@Miami Beach Soundstage (projected on the wall of the New World Center designed by Frank Gehry). Additional guests are expected to be confirmed in the coming days.
The following filmmakers, producers and actors are expected to attend Miami International:
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About Miami International Film Festival
The Miami International Film Festival (MIFF), celebrating its 28th edition March 4-13, 2011, is the premier Ibero-American film festival in the U.S. The annual event, which is produced and presented by Miami Dade College, attracts more than 70,000 film enthusiasts and 300 filmmakers, stars and industry professionals. During the past five years, the festival has screened films from 60 countries and hosted 300 East Coast, U.S. and world premieres. Through Encuentros, the festival’s mentorship and film development program for filmmakers and projects from Spain, Portugal and Latin America, MIFF has become a primary gateway for the discovery of Ibero-American talent in the entertainment world. In addition, the festival’s REEL Education Seminar Series consistently attracts top executives from Warner Bros., Sony Pictures Classics, IFC Films, Fox Searchlight, DreamWorks Animation, HBO Films/HBO Latino and William Morris Endeavor, among many others. For more information, visit http://www.miamifilmfestival.com or call 305-237-MIFF (3456).
About Miami Dade College
Miami Dade College has a long and rich history of involvement in the cultural arts, providing South Florida with a vast array of artistic and literary offerings the Miami Book Fair International; the Florida Center for the Literary Arts; the Cultura del Lobo performance series; The Cuban Cinema Series; nine visual arts galleries, including The Freedom Tower at Miami Dade College and the School of Entertainment and Design Technology; in addition to the renowned Miami International Film Festival. MDC is the largest institution of higher education in the country and is nationally recognized for many of its academic and cultural programs. With an enrollment of more than 170,000 students, MDC is the nation’s top producer of degrees. The college’s eight campuses and outreach centers offer nearly 300 distinct degree programs, including several baccalaureate degrees.
Additional MDC Media Contacts
Tere Estorino, director of media relations, 305-237-3949, firstname.lastname@example.org; Sue Arrowsmith, 305-237-3710, email@example.com;Tarnell Carroll, 305-237- 3359, firstname.lastname@example.org; or Alejandro Rios, 305-237-7482, email@example.com.