Participate in one of our most anticipated film programs...
2009 RIIFF Call for Entries
is now open... apply today!
Our deadline is May 15th
The Rhode Island International Film Festival is
a founding partner of The International Film Festival
Submission System (BrigitFest) – on the Web at
Withoutabox.com and prefers paperless entries. Withoutabox
provides cost-saving, online entry to major film festivals
throughout the U.S. and in Europe with one master entry
form, allowing you and us to enter your film more quickly
and with greater accuracy. This method is free and easy.
Withoutabox users enjoy the advantages of Extended Deadlines
and Online Press Kit submissions and filmmakers with
an upgraded project on Withoutabox receive $5.00 off
their Entry Fees.
2009 Downloadable Application Form • Learn More About Our Call for Entries
The Rhode Island International Film Festival
is going out of this world by presenting Vortex
it’s third annual Sci Fi and Fantasy
Film Festival. This year, the sidebar festival was presented during the main RIIFF with some outstanding examples of the genre including "Man from Earth," "Rocketboy" and "Postcards from the Future." We are now planning special screenings during March 2008, at locations across the state of Rhode Island.
"MAN FROM EARTH" Directed by RICHARD SCHENKMAN, USA • Interviews 1 • 2
The Vortex International SCIFI and Fantasy
Film Festival screened the following films during its first season in 2006:
• Robots are Blue - Bill Sebastian
• Transgressions - Valerie Weiss
• The Sandbox – Kory Juul
Puzzlehead – James Bai
• The Radium Files – Sarah
• Zoom Suit – John Taddeo
• Negadon The Monster from Mars
And the Japanese SCIFI FILM
• The Great Yokai War
"POSTCARDS FROM THE FUTURE" Directed by ALAN CHAN, USA • Click Here
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