Crowds line up outside the Olympia Theater in downtown Miami for the opening night of the Miami Film Festival in March 2016. The festival will continue to screen films at the historic venue but is relocating the bulk of its screenings from Miami Beach to the Silverspot Cinema in downtown Miami.
Crowds line up outside the Olympia Theater in downtown Miami for the opening night of the Miami Film Festival in March 2016. The festival will continue to screen films at the historic venue but is relocating the bulk of its screenings from Miami Beach to the Silverspot Cinema in downtown Miami. PEDRO PORTAL pportal@elnuevoherald.com
Crowds line up outside the Olympia Theater in downtown Miami for the opening night of the Miami Film Festival in March 2016. The festival will continue to screen films at the historic venue but is relocating the bulk of its screenings from Miami Beach to the Silverspot Cinema in downtown Miami. PEDRO PORTAL pportal@elnuevoherald.com

Rene Rodriguez has worked at the Miami Herald in a variety of roles since 1989. He currently covers real estate for the business desk, documenting the region’s ongoing transformation and housing affordability crisis.