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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

"Divine Providence"


January 17, 2020 (Special Date)

Oscar Short-List Films


February 20, 2020

WBCN (Documentary)

Benefitting WQRI and WRIU Radio


March 19, 2020

April 16, 2020

May 21, 2020

June 18, 2020

July 16, 2020

August 20, 2020





Third Thursday of the Month
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:

Click Here


Everyone is welcome!




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