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Flickers' Rhode Island International Film Festival

  • 220 Weybosset Street
  • Providence, RI 02903
  • Phone (401) 861-4445
  • Dates: August 8, 2017 - August 13, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Time: 7:00 PM
  • Price: $15 for Opening Night - $10 for every other screening

Now in its 21st year, New England's largest and most prestigious festival — Flickers' Rhode Island International Film Festival™ (RIIFF) is ranked as one of the top 10 Festivals in the United States. RIIFF is also a qualifying festival for the Live Action, Documentary and Animation Short Film Academy Awards through its affiliation with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences. It was also recently named a BAFTA (British Academy of Film and Television Arts) and Canadian Screen Awards (Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television)-qualifying Festival. There are only 6 film festivals worldwide that share this distinction. RIIFF 2017's program will feature a diverse selection of high-profile world premières and provide a showcase for international features, documentaries, and shorts from over 50 countries.