Miami Dade College’s Miami Film Festival 2017, which goes on from March 3-12, opens with Richard Gere’s and a screening of his new film, Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer. The festival will showcase 131 feature narratives, documentaries, and short films from 40 countries. Included in the festival’s highlights is Emilio Estefan’s world premiere of A Change of Heart, filmed in Miami and featuring Gloria Estefan. The festival closes with the Awards Night Gala that will include the international premiere of Spanish film For Your Own Good.