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Now accepting film submissions to the 2019 Youth Filmmaker Showcase!

2019 YOUTH FILMMAKER SHOWCASE GUIDELINES (Please read carefully): FILMS MUST BE YOUTH-PRODUCED Filmmakers must be between the ages of 6 and 17. A “youth-produced film” means the entire film was conceived and created by the submitting filmmakers with minimal adult input. An adult supervisor is allowed. SCHOOL/COMMUNITY GROUPS ARE ELIGIBLE Films made by youth within…

Call for 2019 Film Submissions!

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THE SUBMISSION WINDOW IS NOW OPEN for the 10th Annual Providence Children’s Film Festival.  PCFF welcomes international films including documentary, live action, animated, experimental and youth-made films that inspire our viewers to think about the world in a new way. The Providence Children’s Film Festival (PCFF) presents the best of independent and international children’s cinema to inspire, delight, educate and…

PCFF takes the Festival on the road this April!

Explore new worlds…Join the adventure this April when we take the Festival on the road to partner with Newport Art Museum and Jamestown Art Center. Watch some films, make your own movie and take part in hands-on-activities! Providence Children’s Film Festival in Newport! Newport Art Museum (76 Bellevue Avenue, Newport, RI) Friday, April 13  4/13…

And the 2018 Festival winners are…

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  AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARDS Best Feature: JUST CHARLIE United Kingdom, 2017 | In English | Director Rebekah Fortune 2nd Place:  REVOLTING RHYMES United Kingdom, 2016 | In English | Directors Jakob Schuh, Jan Lachauer  3rd Place: ABULELE Israel, 2015 | Hebrew w/ English subtitles | Director Jonathan Geva   • • • • •   Best Short: SACRED HAIR…

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…