RIIFF

The RI International Film Festival Starts

The Rhode Island International Film Festival (RIIFF) kicks off Tuesday with an Opening Night Ceremony followed by films at the Providence Showcase Cinema. (There may be something happening on Monday, but I can’t figure it out.) Documentaries, animation, and narrative films from around the world will be shown at venues around the state, including those […]

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RIIFF Starts

The Rhode Island International Film Festival (RIIFF) kicks off Tuesday night with an opening night gala at PPAC. Festival runs Tuesday, August 8, through Sunday, August 13. More than 300 feature length, documentary and short films — from 64 countries, and 34 states across the U.S. — will be screened during the six-day festival at

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RI International Film Festival

(8.14) The Rhode Island International Film Festival starts Tuesday and runs through Sunday, August 14. The movies run the gamut — documentary, sci-fi, drama, comedy, shorts, animation — and will be screened at several venues around town including: the Vets Cinemathéque, Metcalf Auditorium, the Providence Public Library, Aurora, AS220. Andy Smith has a comprehensive write-up

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RI International Film Festival Opens Tuesday

The 2012 Rhode Island International Film Festival runs from August 7 through August 12, with opening night Tuesday at The Vets. Other Providence venues will include the Providence Public Library, Bell Chapel, the Paff Theater and Metcalf Auditorium. According to the ProJo, This year’s festival is not just for viewing films either. There will be

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Shat Upon

According to the Rhode Island International Film Festival, William Shatner will not be on hand to collect his humanitarian award as previously announced. “We realize that many of Shatner’s fans will be disappointed that he won’t be coming to the festival this summer,” commented RIIFF’s Executive Director, George T. Marshall.  “We are currently in discussions

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