Watching Movies with Connie Ogle: ‘Aliens’ (1986)

Join Miami Herald food writer Connie Ogle and Bill Cosford Cinema manager, Rene Rodriguez for a screening of 1986's "Aliens" followed by a Q&A discussion with Ogle. Connie Ogle has worked at the Miami Herald for 36 years in a variety of roles, including books editor, movie critic, features writer, and editor. She is currently the food writer for the Herald. ALIENS | 1986 | DIRECTOR: James Cameron | WITH: Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn, Carrie Henn, Bill Paxton, Lance Henriksen, Paul Reiser | RUNNING TIME: 2H 17M | RATED R [...]

2023-08-14T12:25:46-04:00August 14, 2023|, |

Watching Movies with Kareem Tabsch: ‘The Birdcage’ (1996)

Join filmmaker and O Cinema co-founder Kareem Tabsch and Bill Cosford Cinema manager, Rene Rodriguez, for a screening of Mike Nichols 1996 comedy "The Birdcage" followed by a Q&A in-person discussion with Tabsch. Kareem Tabsch is an Emmy-nominated filmmaker whose work focuses on documenting that which exists on the fringes of mainstream society. His feature films include "Mucho Mucho Amor" (2020) and "The Last Resort" (2018) and the short film "Dolphin Lover" (2015). Tabsch's work has been included at prestigious festivals like Sundance, SXSW, and HotDocs, and has been featured in [...]

2023-08-14T12:40:14-04:00August 14, 2023|, |

Watching Movies with Gloria Estefan: ‘Young Frankenstein’ (1974)

Join the iconic music superstar Gloria Estefan and Bill Cosford Cinema manager, Rene Rodriguez, for a screening of Mel Brooks' uproarious 1974 comedy "Young Frankenstein," followed by a Q&A in-person discussion about Estefan's love for movies. Estefan is a Grammy award-winning singer, actress, songwriter, author of two New York Times best-selling children’s books, philanthropist and humanitarian. She is considered one of the world’s most recognizable and beloved performers and the most successful Latin crossover artist in music history, per Billboard Magazine. Having sold over 100 million records worldwide, Estefan has [...]

2023-08-14T12:21:46-04:00August 14, 2023|, |

Watching Movies with Daniella Levine Cava: ‘My Cousin Vinny’ (1992)

Join Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava and Bill Cosford Cinema manager, Rene Rodriguez, for a screening of the 1992 comedy “My Cousin Vinny” followed by a Q&A in-person discussion about Cava's love affair with the movies. Daniella Levine Cava was elected Miami-Dade County's first-ever woman Mayor in November 2020. She entered the Mayor's office following a 40-year career as a relentless advocate for South Florida families in public service and elected leadership. As Miami-Dade County's Mayor, she oversees a metropolitan government with nearly 30,000 employees serving nearly 3 million [...]

2023-08-14T12:21:29-04:00August 14, 2023|, |


Join us for the seventh installment in a new breakthrough monthly film series at the Cosford Cinema focusing on current world issues such as migration and social inclusion, peace and security, aging populations, democracy, climate change, and artificial intelligence. The series is intended to bring two types of audiences together: Movie lovers and people who care about current events. The film "Minari" depicts the story of a Korean-American family who move to an Arkansas farm in pursuit of their American Dream. The film received six nominations at the 93rd Academy [...]

2023-05-16T11:32:54-04:00May 16, 2023|, |

‘Strays’ Free Advance Screening

Be among the first people in the country to watch the new comedy Strays, featuring the voices of Will Ferrell and Jamie Foxx. STRAYS | dir. JOSH GREENBAUM | 4K DCP projection | RATED R for crude and sexual content, pervasive language and drug use. From producers Phil Lord and Chris Miller (21 Jump Street, Spider-Man: Into the Spider Verse) comes this comedy about a naive Border Terrier (voiced by Ferrell) that seeks revenge on his former owner (Will Forte) after he abandons him. Foxx, Isla Fisher, and Randall Park [...]

2023-04-20T12:57:36-04:00April 20, 2023|, |

Aimé Césaire: The Mask of Words

FILM + CONVERSATION EVENT Join us at 6 p.m. on Tues., April 25, for a special screening and conversation with Miami filmmakers and scholars about the history and future of Miami in a Francophone Caribbean context of anticolonialism, poetry, and radical film. The conversation will be moderated by University of Miami School of Communication Associate Professor and Associate Dean for Inclusion and Outreach Terri Francis (she/her). This event will be followed by a reception on the plaza. Tickets are FREE for University of Miami students with a valid ID.

2023-04-10T12:41:27-04:00April 10, 2023|, |

‘Evil Dead Rise’ Free Preview Screening

Come catch a free sneak preview of “Evil Dead Rise” at the Cosford Cinema at 7:30 p.m. Monday April 10! EVIL DEAD RISE | 4K DCP | writer-director: Lee Cronin | RUNNING TIME: 1H 37M | RATED R for strong bloody horror violence and gore, and some language. Moving the action out of the woods and into the city, “Evil Dead Rise” tells a twisted tale of two estranged sisters, played by Sutherland and Sullivan, whose reunion is cut short by the rise of flesh possessing demons, thrusting them into [...]

2023-04-06T11:20:23-04:00April 6, 2023|, |

Global Frontiers: The Biology of Slowing and Reversing Aging

We are excited to announce the fifth installment of our groundbreaking film series, Global Frontiers. The film "More Life: Decoding the Secret of Aging" chronicles the work of several cellular biologists who are tackling the underlying cause of aging, not just age-related diseases, but the aging process itself. The screening of this film will take place on Saturday, March 25th at 5 p.m. Carlos T. Moraes, Ph.D., the Esther Lichtenstein Professor in Neurology and Cell Biology at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, will lead an engaging and [...]

2023-03-21T11:11:59-04:00March 21, 2023|, |