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2020 Workshops

Want to learn how to make a movie? Registration now open for the 2020 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 2020 Group Workshop Reel, shown on the…

Site Specific Named Presenting Sponsor of Providence Children’s Film Festival

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SITE SPECIFIC NAMED PRESENTING SPONSOR OF PROVIDENCE CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL Festival’s Eleventh Edition to Take Place February 14 – 23, 2020 Providence, RI: November 25, 2019 –The Providence Children’s Film Festival (PCFF) and Site Specific today announced a new partnership deal naming Site Specific as Presenting Sponsor of the 2020 festival. Now…

PCFF announces two new appointments

Message from the Board of Directors: The Providence Children’s Film Festival Board of Directors is pleased to announce two new appointments. Eric Bilodeau has been promoted to Artistic Director, and Rachel Colaiace will join the organization as Managing Director on July 1. Eric joined PCFF as Director of Programming shortly after the festival’s founding, and…

Call for 2020 Film Submissions!

THE SUBMISSION WINDOW IS NOW OPEN for the 11th Annual Providence Children’s Film Festival. DEADLINES : Early Bird: September 30, 2019 Regular: October 25, 2019 Late: November 23, 2019 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…

Executive Director Anisa Raoof Announces Departure

Message from the Board of Directors After an exceptional six years as the Executive Director of the Providence Children’s Film Festival, Anisa Raoof will be stepping down in Spring 2019. The Board of Directors applauds Anisa for providing dynamic leadership and deepening PCFF’s engagement with the wider Providence community while maintaining a passionate dedication to…

It’s a wrap!

THANK YOU to everyone who joined us at the 10th Annual Festival! Making Reel Connections. With PCFF passports in hand, we traveled the world and beyond, exploring 40 countries including Kenya, Serbia, Mexico, France, Norway, Brazil and Japan plus our own backyard here in Rhode Island–making new friends near and far! Together we laughed, cried and cheered. We…