Film

Manhattan Short Returns to RI on September 30th and October 1st at Jamestown Center for the Arts
August 31, 2016 No Commentby

Manhattan Short Returns to RI on September 30th and October 1st at Jamestown Center for the Arts

Manhattan Short does not consider itself a travelling film festival per se. It screens simultaneously across the globe from September ...

The Slow Boil of Last Days of Summer
August 24, 2016 No Commentby

The Slow Boil of Last Days of Summer

William Fichtner is a prolific character actor with a long and prominent body of work. If you don’t recognize the ...

Film Review: Lo And Behold, Reveries Of A Connected World
August 19, 2016 No Commentby

Film Review: Lo And Behold, Reveries Of A Connected World

From the UCLA classroom where the Internet first relayed to life as the Arpanet to the future possibilities of our ...

HP Lovecraft Film Festival Gets its Tentacles into PVD
August 17, 2016 No Commentby

HP Lovecraft Film Festival Gets its Tentacles into PVD

If you sense something weird in Providence this weekend, it’s probably just the residual effect of the H.P. Lovecraft Film ...

The 48 Hour Film Project: Suffering in the Name of Art
August 3, 2016 No Commentby

The 48 Hour Film Project: Suffering in the Name of Art

The 48 Hour Film Project, which took place in Providence during the weekend of July 15, offers local filmmakers a ...

RI Cape Verdean History Comes to the Big Screen
July 20, 2016 No Commentby

RI Cape Verdean History Comes to the Big Screen

The Italian heritage of Federal Hill or the Irish background of Smith Hill are well known to anyone versed in ...

Sam & Mattie’s Big Movie Premiere
July 15, 2016 No Commentby

Sam & Mattie’s Big Movie Premiere

It is the dream of many people to someday make their own movie, but few ever get the opportunity. However, ...

Film Review: Tickled
June 29, 2016 No Commentby

Film Review: Tickled

Tickled starts off with the quirky conceit that New Zealand journalist David Farrier has stumbled onto information about a “Competitive ...

Womanimation! Returns to Providence
June 15, 2016 No Commentby

Womanimation! Returns to Providence

On Saturday, June 25, Merging Arts will present the 8th annual Womanimation Film Festival in Providence, and if you’re not quite ...

The Return of Brute Force Brings a Community Together
June 8, 2016 No Commentby

The Return of Brute Force Brings a Community Together

  “I admire anyone who can get something done on a shoestring,” says Rhode Island local filmmaker Brett Davey. “But ...