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A Film Class Pass will enable students to to view a full-length film or short films through Miami-Dade County Public Schools' Cultural Passport program. Seating is very limited, so review the options below and click the Application link beneath the Cultural Passport heading on this page to apply.

Educators understand the importance of providing enough background knowledge to ensure students can fully participate and engage in all that an experience has to offer. This webpage is designed to familiarize you with the selected film festivals and give you access to curriculum to guide your instruction as you prepare students for the experience. The links listed immediately below have general content for your grade level. Site specific curriculum may be linked within the detailed descriptions below.

Curriculum Resources

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DocMiami International Film Festival

Nova Southeastern University
1750 Northeast 167th Street
North Miami Beach, FL 33162

Films and Dates TBA

About DocMiami
DocMiami is a non-profit formed to launch the annual DocMiami Film Festival and events. DocMiami Film Fest, showcases three days of cutting edge documentary films from around the world and outstanding music concerts. This celebration of documentary filmmaking at a global level nestled in sunny South Florida brings together emerging documentary filmmakers, students, as well as film and music enthusiasts in a truly bohemian, one-of-a-kind event.

Miami International Film Festival

Wolfson Auditorium (Miami-Dade College Wolfson Campus)

Lunch is not provided, but there is a café just across the plaza from the Wolfson Auditorium. There is also a McDonald’s across the street and ample space to sit and have lunch if it is brought in.

Films and Dates TBA

About Miami International Film Festival
The mission of Miami International Film Festival (MIFF) is to bridge cultural understanding and encourage artistic development and excellence by provoking thought through film. By bringing the best of world cinema to Miami, MIFF presents the city and the film industry with a singular platform that fosters creative and technical talent.

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