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Tuesday, June 4, 2013
Monday, March 25, 2013
The Aquidneck Land Trust, newportFILM and the Newport Tree Society will present the film Elemental as a free screening on Earth Day (April 22, 2013) at the Jane Pickens Theater.
Friday, February 22, 2013
newportFILM's annual winter friend-raiser is the best reason to kick off the UGGs and get your glam on... all for the benefit of an awesome cultural organization!
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
In collaboration with the Newport Winter Festival, newportFILM presents two great film events for ages 3-10 this week.
Thursday, January 3, 2013
newportFILM's Terri Connors was named a person to watch in 2013 by GoLocalProv.com.
GoLocalProv.com named newportFILM Executive Director Terri Connors as one of the 13 To Watch in RI in 2013 last Tuesday. “You know you've got a visionary on your hands when she's shuttling filmgoers back and forth to an island in the middle of Narragansett Bay. . .” the article says of Connors, whose work in 2012 included numerous film screenings indoors and outdoors around Newport. Read the full story here. Next February, newportFILM will present a Valentine’s Day screening of Love, Marilyn, a documentary drawing on Monroe’s personal papers, diaries and letters. The screening will be at the Jane Pickens Theater on Feb. 14. Admission is $12.
Saturday, December 22, 2012
newportFILM prepares for the yearly pilgrimage to the beacon of all american film festivals, SUNDANCE.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
If you like to "walk with the animals, talk with the animals..." newportFILM's beloved november community spotlight is for you.
Monday, November 12, 2012
The showing is in partnership with URI's Coastal Resources Center and as part of newportfilm's GREEN SCREEN PROGRAM.
Friday, November 2, 2012
In partnership with NewportFilm, many community organizations help bring BULLY to the Jane Pickens theatre to rally administrators, teachers and parents together on this very serious subject.
Last week, NewportFilm, in partnership with community organizations, rallied administrators, teachers and parents together on the subject of bullying. They took the opportunity to raise the serious subject to the people who can make difference, while at the same time advocating for the service that their organization has to offer to the public and its schools. Camilla Gold, Portsmouth High School student, who originally hails from California, commented to the audience during the panel discussion. "I wish I saw the teachers and people who see bullying and let it happen here," said Gold. "I think this would be eye-opening for them." Some would say this statement is out of the mouthes of babes but for the packed house of administrators, …
Monday, May 7, 2012
Get your tickets for this weekend's mini-fest.
This week is your last chance to grab tickets to newportFILM’s May mini-fest at the Jane Pickens Theater. The weekend of film runs Friday and Saturday night with screenings for all ages. Friday begins with a pre-release screening of Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present at 7 p.m. followed by a Q&A with producer Marcus Ricci. For the kids, A Cat in Paris will play on Saturday at 1 p.m. The film was nominated for a 2012 Academy Award for Best Animated Feature. The Potter League has also partnered with newportFILM with a pre-release screening of Quill: The Life of a Guide Dog, screening at 4 p.m. on Saturday. Under African Skies will end the mini-fest weekend on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Click here for ticket information.