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2014 Online New England Film Festival

September 1 – October 15, 20114 Providence Children’s Film Festival is pleased to be a partner Festival in the 2014 Online New England Film Festival by recommending one of our 2014 festival favorite shorts, the Scared is scared. the Scared is scared (2013). Directed by Bianca Giaever synopsis: I asked a six-year-old boy what my movie should be…

Call for submissions! Now Accepting Submissions for our 2015 Festival!


Submit Your Film The CALL FOR ENTRIES for the 2015 Providence Children’s Film Festival is now open. The PCFF programming committee looks for films with content that speaks positively to children, teens, and families of diverse ages, backgrounds, and ethnicities. We seek films that are entertaining and challenging to young minds. We select films that are…

2014 Festival Wrapup: We’re more than just movies for kids!

PCFF brings the community together to watch, learn about, and discuss film. We care about the craft of filmmaking, the stories, the people, the connections, and inspiring a new generation of thinkers and doers. At the 2014 Providence Children’s Film Festival: We watched 18 features + 62 shorts (live action, animation, documentaries) We traveled to over…

Kids and the art of filmmaking…

We are pleased to share the collective work of over 50 kids from our 2014 February Filmmaking Workshops at RISD! 2014 PCFF Filmmaking Workshops From the beginning, our mission has been to inspire and nurture the work of young filmmakers. We believe there is more to film than just watching movies: we want to help kids…

And the winners are….

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Providence Children’s Film Festival! Feature Category: WINDSTORM Germany, 2013 / Dir. Katja von Garnier 2nd Place: The ZigZag Kid Tie for 3rd Place: Maidentrip and Gold Star Children Shorts Category: The Amber Amulet Australia, 2013 / Dir. Matthew Moore 2nd Place: Grandpa & Me and a…