More than 140 thoughtfully curated films from 35+ countries will be featured at PCFF’s 10th Anniversary “A Decade of Wonder” film festival from February 15 to 28 in venues across Rhode Island. Highlights include East Coast premieres Film School Africa (South Africa), Supa Modo (Kenya) and Los Bando (Norway), 30th Anniversary show of Miyazaki’s Kiki’s Delivery Service (Japan) and 2019 Sundance Film Festival KIDS film pick, The Witch Hunter (Serbia).
OPENING NIGHT PARTY & FILM: SUPA MODO (Kenya, 2018) February 15 from 5:30-9:00pm @ RISD Museum – Delicious foods from Amos House Catering and beverages from Campus Fine Wines. – Wonder! Wander! interactive stop-motion animation activities with Rhode Island-based filmmaker/artist Rachel Blumberg. In partnership with Downtown Providence Parks Conservancy.
GET REEL! FIELD TRIPS: Thematic compilations of short films offer new ways to see the world. Each curated collection is filled with compelling and innovative stories for grades K-12 that inspire creative and critical thinking. Take a field trip February 26-28 or book a mini-Festival at your school! (Details at pcffri.org).
AND MORE… – Juried films by talented local, regional and international youth at the Youth Filmmaker Showcases (Feb. 22 & 24) – Filmmakers, performances, and discussion accompany selected films in our Reel Connections series – Kids document their cinematic journeys to new cultures and places with PCFF Cinema Passports – Give Me 5 Film Lab and animation filmmaking workshops – FREE programming at library venues – FREE admission to the RISD Museum, Newport Art Museum, and RI Museum of Science and Art (RIMOSA)
MAIN VENUES: Avon Cinema, Gilder Center for the Arts (Wheeler School), Metcalf Auditorium (Chace Center/RISD Museum), RISD Auditorium (RISD)
SATELLITE VENUES: Barrington Public Library, Newport Art Museum, Providence Athenaeum, Providence Community Library branches (South Providence Library, Washington Park Library, Wanskuck Library), Woodman Family Community & Performance Center (Moses Brown School)
Get tickets online, remaining tickets will be available at the door. For full Festival details including FAQs visit www.providencechildrensfilmfestival.org.