Actor’s Spotlight

An RIFC MEMBERS EXCLUSIVE event that offers our actors an opportunity to perform in front of an invited panel of local directors, casting, and media professionals! In addition, industry professionals will be attending to provide services and information that benefit professional actors and actresses. Become a member and join us for this exclusive event.    


48 Hour Film Project

The 48 Hour Film Project will return to Providence the weekend of July 14 – 16, 2017. Filmmakers from all over the Providence area will compete to see who can make the best short film in only 48 hours. The winning film will go up against films from around the world for the title “Best 48 Hour Film of 2017”.

July 14 Kickoff at the Avenue Concept – 304 Lockwood St, Providence.

July 16 Dropoff at the Avenue Concept – 304 Lockwood St, Providence.

Screenings at Cinemaworld in Lincoln, RI – July 24, 25 & 26.  


Women in Film and Media Symposium

This event offers an opportunity for aspiring   filmmakers to hear from industry professionals: directors, producers, actors, and crew on topics including creating, producing, and working on shorts and features. This event typically happens in the early spring.



Black & White Gala

Every winter, hundreds of filmmakers–actors, crew, film lovers, and party goers–celebrate the RIFC with a fun filled night of revelry at the annual Black & White gala. Follow the RIFC on Facebook for updates.



Monthly Networking

Come out to the Wild Colonial on every second Tuesday for our monthly networking meeting! Meet members of the local film community, announce projects or events, and discuss all things film. The night begins with RIFC news, followed by attendee introductions, and then an open floor for all film related announcements. The Wild Colonial is a bar and has food, but non-drinkers are welcome. There is plenty of free parking and free admission. Hosted by RIFC Vice President, Mark Fogarty. Follow the RIFC on Facebook for updates.