Focus on Documentaries: A Day in the Life, which shows poignant short docs from around the world exhibiting both incredible technique and emotional storytelling. The screenings will include Norway's Fjord, a poetic take on a UNESCO World Heritage Site; Kenya’s Carbon for Water, about the country’s water crisis; and other profound works. 8 p.m. Wednesday at Cinépolis Coconut Grove, 3015 Grand Ave., Miami; cinepolisusa.com. Tickets cost $17.
Coconut Grove isn't the hippest part of town anymore, but it still boasts one of the best cinemas. The movie theater in the Grove has long screened some of the finest flicks in the world, as well as some of the hardest to find. It’s also home to the Miami Short Film Festival’s