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First Annual Short Short Story Film Festival

One evening. Dozens of film stories. Told in five minutes or less...



How do filmmakers tell a story in less than five minutes?  Not music videos, trailers, or experimental projects, but honest-to-goodness beginning-middle-end stories?


Find out at the first annual Short Short Story Film Festival, featuring filmmakers from across the globe telling their unique stories in under five minutes.


From documentaries to comedies to animation to dramatic shorts, you will see succinct presentations of all kinds of short stories.  Featuring selections and near misses from the 11th annual Rhode Island International Film Festival this past August.


See the full list of films to be screened, click here


Short short attention spans welcome!


The First Annual Short Short Story Film Festival takes place at

Perishable Theater
95 Empire Street
Providence, RI,
Saturday, November 17th, 2007 at 8:00 pm.


Tickets are $10 and will be sold at the door.


There will be an awards ceremony and after-party to follow - location TBD.


Festival awards will include:


Imagination Award
Soul of Wit award
Thousand Words award
Heartstrings award


Audience members will be voting at the festival for the Audience Choice award.


View greetings from one of our festival filmmakers:




Shane McCabe, whose film Lucky Escape is one of more than thirty films

to be shown at the festival.



To see the full list of films to be screened, click here



Presented by the Rhode Island International Film Festival and MergingArts Productions and sponsored by Imagine Magazine with Two Sisters' Productions.


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