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Adults Only Movie Night (sorry kids!)

A BENEFIT IN SUPPORT OF PROVIDENCE CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL PROGRAMMING Sorry kids, this one’s not for you. Don’t miss this once-a-year screening to support the Providence Children’s Film Festival’s curated film programming from around the globe! For all of us adults who love the Festival as much as the children do, Eric Bilodeau, Director of…

Reel Connections at the 2018 Festival

PCFF Reel Connections make real connections between on-screen experiences and what’s happening closer to home. We invite audiences of all ages to engage in topics from and beyond our film screenings to better understand the diverse and challenging themes and subject matter presented. Reel Connections spark richer discussions—with youth among their peers, at home, in…

2018 Youth Filmmaking Workshops

Want to learn how to make a movie? Registration now open for the 2018 PCFF Youth Filmmaking Workshops for kids ages 6 to 17. Learn the art of animation, experiment with a green screen, create a music video and more! Participants’ collaborative films will be included in the 2018 Group Workshop Reel, shown on the…

Explore new worlds…9th ANNUAL PROVIDENCE CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL, FEBRUARY 16-25, 2018

TICKETS NOW ON SALE! Click to see: film schedule, film descriptions, Festival map, or buy tickets here. The Providence Children’s Film Festival presents the best of independent and international children’s cinema to inspire, delight, educate, and connect a diverse community of children and families from Rhode Island and throughout New England. The 9th annual Providence…

PCFF participates in 2017 Library Summer Reading Program: Build A Better World

The Summer Reading Program, sponsored by the Rhode Island Office of Library and Information Services (OLIS), is a cooperative effort among libraries in Rhode Island to motivate children and teens to read for pleasure and to help them maintain their reading skills during the summer months. The Providence Children’s Film Festival joins an amazing roster or…

Call for youth-made film entries: 2018 Youth Filmmaker Showcase!

* Now accepting 2018 youth-produced Film Submissions! (To submit films to the main Festival, click here for General application guidelines.) YOUTH FILMMAKER SHOWCASE (YFS) 2018 As part of our annual Festival, PCFF is committed to nurturing the work of young “amateur” filmmakers. The 2017 Youth Filmmakers Showcase, curated in partnership with the RISD Museum teen program, the RISD Art…