Rhode Island International Film Festival
Type: Regular shortfilm festival
Location: Providence, Not Given
Start Month: August
RIIFF /rif/ – acronym for Rhode Island International Film Festival ~ a 6-day event beginning the second week in August; always starting on a Tuesday at various locations throughout the State of Rhode Island with premiere works in the capital city of Providence; ~ the largest public film festival in New England and an Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences qualifying event; ~ the major portal of entry for filmmakers to discover the Ocean State as a center for film development, talent and production; ~ a unique platform for the creative and cultural discovery of new cinematic talent, both at home, nationally and globally; ~ synonymous with sophisticated, savvy, discerning and film-loving audiences.
Preview: DVD (NTSC). Screening: 35mm (with composite optical soundtracks), HDCam, BluRay, DVD. All entries must have been completed after 2006. Films must be presented in their original language with English subtitles.
Submission Deadline: June
US$45 for all films. +$10 for late entries.
Awards / Prizes:
Best Feature, Best Short, Best Animation/Experimental, Best Score, Best Editing, Best Childrenâ€™s Film, Avid Student Film, Best Documentary, Best Cinematography, Viola M. Marshall Audience Choice, Final Draft Original Screenplay Award, Directorâ€™s Discovery
Contact: Demetria Carr (firstname.lastname@example.org)