Prov Children’s Film Fest Starts Friday

The annual Providence Children’s Film Festival kicks off Friday with animated, live action, and documentary films from around the world. You can sort through the Film Directory by age, film type, and film category. Many of these are all-ages. There will even be a screening of the 1954 Jules Verne classic, “20,000 Leagues Under the

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Catch Up On Oscar Noms At Columbus Theatre

If some of today’s Oscar nominated movie titles were unfamiliar to you, you are not alone. Fortunately, Tom Weyman, director of programming over at the Columbus Theatre, is on the job. The theater has been screening more movies lately, and he has several of these lesser-known titles in the pipeline. This weekend on Friday, (1/27)

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Movies At The Avon

Today’s weather may not be conducive to taking that long walk we all thought about yesterday, but it’s perfect for the movies. The Avon Cinema has some great choices, playing now through December 1st. “Tár”: Cate Blanchett plays the fictional Lydia Tár, considered the greatest living conductor-composer of her time. We meet Tár at the

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‘Meet Me In The Bathroom’ At Columbus

(11.8) It’s aughts nostalgia time. “Meet Me in the Bathroom” — an immersive journey through the New York music scene of the early 2000s — will play for one night only this Tuesday at the Columbus Theatre. Archival footage, with new audio commentary, features the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, LCD Soundsystem, Moldy Peaches, TV on the

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RIIFF Starts

The Rhode Island International Film Festival (RIIFF), the largest public film festival in New England, kicks off Tuesday night at the Providence Showcase with a mix of shorts — live action, documentary, animation, color, drama, musical, comedy, Canada — and barrels along through Sunday, August 14, when a variety of films will be screened at

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Horror Films Screening At Dusk

(7.13) Head over to Dusk Wednesday night for the Motif Horror Film Screening series. The evening starts with live performances by Aquaria and Eclectic Electric. Motif Film Screening showing short foreign, animated, documentary, fictional films and more! This month’s focus is on horror as we partner with Necronomicon! Food and Freshly popped popcorn offered. Sit

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‘What Ever Happened To Baby Jane’

(6.15) Lunch! These faces can only truly be appreciated on the big screen and here’s your chance.* Celebrate the 60th anniversary of Robert Aldrich’s 1962 grandes dames guignol, “What Ever Happened to Baby Jane” with two screenings at the Providence mall cinema. Bette Davis and Joan Crawford star as two aging sisters — both former

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