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The Third Thursday Film Series Returns



Catch up on the films you loved -- or missed -- from the 2019 Festival


You hear the whirl of the camera. You see the flash of the bulb. The crowd starts to buzz. Style and arts converge and you are at the annual Flickers' Rhode Island International Film Festival (RIIFF).


Each year, the Festival screens hundreds of titles from across the globe. In 2019, RIIFF present 310 international films and 347 filmmakers descended on Providence to premiere their work. The brilliance of the films created memories that still resonate with our audience. To answer the frequent request to rescreen some of the top films from the Festival, we created the RIIFF ENCORE SERIES.


Now headng into its 19th year, the series will be located this year at the newly opened ACOUSTIC JAVA CAFE AND MICROCINEMA, 204 South Main Street, Providence, RI.


The RIIFF ENCORE SERIES will take place on the Third Thursday of each month at 7:30 p.m. Tickets can be purchasd at the door or online.


Here are this season's program dates:


November 21, 2019

December 19, 2019

January 16, 2020

February 20, 2020

March 19, 2020

April 16, 2020

May 21, 2020

June 18, 2020

July 16, 2020

August 20, 2020




The Films Coming November 21st:


All On a Mardi Gras Day | Michal Pietrzyk, Director | 22 min. | United States, 2019.

All on a Mardi Gras Day is an intimate portrait of one man's obsessive journey through the secret 200-year culture known as Mardi Gras Indians: African-American men who spend all year making feathered suits to honor their runaway slave ancestors and the Native American tribes who housed them during their escape.

Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nAzW7j4DiwA


Divine Providence | Salvatore Mancini, Director | 57 Min. | United States, 2019.

This feature length documentary film tells the story of Providence, Rhode Island's uniqueness from it's colonial period through it's century of greatness, its decline and rebirth and continuous through the four phases of its rebirth as a Renaissance City. At its core is it's treasure house of 18th, 19th and 20th century architecture. In each phase the film examines the historical and architectural context in which the plans were conceived and realized, and connect each phase to the individuals and agencies that brought it to fruition



Thursday, November 21, 2019
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: The Acoustic Java Café and Microcinema
204 South Main Street
Providence, RI 02903



Order Tickets Here

Tickets can be purchased online or at the door


For Information on the Acoustic Java Café:

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Everyone is welcome!




Tickets can also be purchased at the door or online at the link above ...