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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…

Providence Children’s Film Festival Represents Young Rhode Island Talent as Part of 10th Annual International Event

Films by kids and teens from RI to Russia featured in Youth Filmmaker Showcase PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Providence Children’s Film Festival (PCFF) announces the works of young Rhode Island filmmakers from Barrington to Woonsocket at this year’s 10th annual “A Decade of Wonder” Film Festival. The Providence Children’s Film Festival’s Youth Filmmaker Showcase takes…

Filmmaking Labs and Workshops at Festival 2019!

PCFF Give Me 5 Youth Film Lab: MAKE A MINUTE MOVIE Challenge Saturday, Feb. 16 from 11:00am–6:00pm LOCATION: TAPA – 150 Washington St., Providence Ages 12 – 17 Cost: $65 includes supplies, brown bag lunch plus 2 passes to see a film at the 10th Annual Providence Children’s Film Festival! The PCFF Give Me 5 Youth Film…

Adults Only Benefit Night 2019

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…