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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…

Job Posting: Managing Director

PCFF is now accepting applications for a Managing Director. The Managing Director works closely with the board, the Artistic Director, other staff and area community to ensure that all aspects of the mission of the Providence Children’s Film Festival (PCFF) are achieved. The Managing Director provides vibrant and collaborative leadership with a clear vision for…

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…

And the winners are…

PCFF Audience Choice Award Laurel

We are thrilled to announce the winners of the 2019 Providence Children’s Film Festival! AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARDS Best Feature Animation: The Big Bad Fox and Other Tales (France) / Directors Patrick Imbert, Benjamin Renner Best Feature Live Action: Los Bando (Sweden, Norway) / Director Christian Lo Best Feature Documentary: Tre Maison Dasan (USA) / Director Denali Tiller Best Short: Animation: A Walk Around the…