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More than just movies! Film Talks planned for the 2014 Providence Children’s Film Festival!

Workshops and Film Talks offer families an opportunity to engage in film topics beyond the screening. The 5th Annual Providence Children’s Film Festival presents over a dozen family FILM TALKs. This series brings directors, screenwriters, actors and experts directly to our audiences to enhance, enrich and deepen the film-going experience. Post film conversations and programming…

PCFF Filmmaking Workshops February 8 & 9, 2014

6 assorted workshops for ages 6 – 14. All workshops took place in the RISD Auditorium Building (entrance on Market Square), 17 Canal Walk, Providence. 2014 PCFF WORKSHOPS Saturday, February 8 Green Screen This! Saturday, 9am-Noon Ages 10-14 Instructor: Carissa Abitabilo Ever wondered how a green screen works? In this workshop students learn the fundamentals…

PCFF Movie Magic at Providence Children’s Film Festival!

Movie Magic! Saturday, November 23 from 11am-2pm.  Set up: 9:30am Discover the world of the moving image with the Providence Children’s Film Festival! Hands-on activities for children to learn about and explore the world of film. VENUE: Providence Children’s Museum – 100 South St, Providence, RI AGES: 6-11 COST: FREE with admission

2012 PCFF Filmmaking Workshop: Animation from A to Z Workshop Reel

Kids aged 8 to 11 made these animations in a 2-hour animation workshop at the Providence Children’s Film Festival in 2012. They were given various objects to animate under the camera, and also did a pixilated film with RISD film student Annie Zhao. Annie LaVigne taught the workshop and edited the animations together with sound. With Annie…

2011 PCFF Filmmaking Workshop: Pixilation

Kids aged 7-10 made this film in the 3-hour Pixilation Workshop at the 2011 Providence Children’s Film Festival. They came up with their own ideas to animate with their bodies and acted them out frame by frame. Annie LaVigne was the workshop instructor, assisted by Caleb Wood and Derrick Wycherly. Annie LaVigne edited the film…