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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 […]

Pizza Benefit Night for PCFF on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at 5 PM – 9 PM

Join us for great food, exciting raffles and free screening of short films throughout the evening! Enjoy a wood-fired pizza between 5-9 pm and Flatbread Company will donate a portion of the sale to PCFF! Take dinner home or stay to enjoy PCFF film shorts with your pizza. Pick up a Festival film schedule, buy […]

Reel Connections at the 2019 Festival

PCFF Reel Connections make real connections between on-screen experiences and what’s happening closer to home. We invite audiences of all ages to engage in topics from and beyond our film screenings to better understand the diverse and challenging themes and subject matter presented. Reel Connections spark richer discussions—with youth among their peers, at home, in […]

Animating A Decade of Wonder!

Original “Decade of Wonder” illustration by Jessica McGuirl (firstpancakestudio.com) Video created by Embee Studio (embeestudio.com)

MEDIA ALERT: PROVIDENCE CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES HIGHLIGHTS of 10th ANNUAL “A DECADE OF WONDER” FEB. 15-28

Providence, RI (Jan. 2, 2019)– The Providence Children’s Film Festival announces a sneak peek of highlighted films and filmmakers featured during its 10thAnnual “A Decade of Wonder” film festival from February 15 to 28 in venues across Rhode Island. More than 140 thoughtfully curated films from 35+ countries will be featured at the Festival, including […]

Registration Now Open! Youth Film Lab (February 16)

Film Lab often sells out, so don’t delay––register today! PCFF Give Me 5 Youth Film Lab: MAKE A MINUTE MOVIE Challenge Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 from 11:00am–6:00pm @ TAPA: Trinity Academy for the Performing Arts, 150 Washington St., Providence (map) Ages 12 – 17 Want to make a movie?  The PCFF Give Me 5 Youth Film Lab […]

MEDIA ALERT: CELEBRATE A DECADE OF WONDER AT THE 10th ANNUAL PROVIDENCE CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL FEBRUARY 15-28, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: Providence, RI (Nov. 14, 2018)​​ The 10th Annual Providence Children’s Film Festival “A Decade of Wonder,” will take place ​February 15-28, 2019 at main venues throughout downtown Providence and satellite venues across Rhode Island​. The Festival features 13 days of screenings, field trips, filmmaking workshops, conversations and activities that help deepen the film-watching experience. […]

Get Ready for FEST19! Fall Volunteer Social

We welcome families, kids of all ages and adults to join our volunteer team. This year’s free event will be at the Rhode Island Museum of Science and Art (RIMOSA). The Volunteer Social is a wonderful chance to catch up with your Festival friends, introduce new people to PCFF, and get first dibs on volunteer […]

Celebrate a Decade of Wonder! 

A decade of presenting the best of independent and international children’s cinema. A decade of inspiring, delighting, educating, and connecting diverse audiences. A decade recognized as one of the premiere film festivals in the country for children and youth. A decade of the Providence Childrenʼs Film Festival. And, you may know that the Providence Childrenʼs Film […]