The 8th annual Short Short Story Film Festival will screen throughout
the day and evening on Saturday, November 29th, at AS220’s Black
Box Theatre in Providence, RI.
The festival includes both live-action and animated films from across
the globe, all of which tell a story in under six minutes.
Audiences will experience two distinct programs of cultural
excursions, each in the time of seeing a feature film under 90
This includes, the “Heartstrings” (forming human connections, pursuing
one’s inner muse, and finding the profound in the everyday) and the
“Headtrip” (dark fables, subtle satires, and perplexing psychological
dramas) programs. each program in the time of seeing a feature film
under 90 minutes.
The festival also continues to feature award-winning jury members from
all over the world in many disciplines of filmmaking, from production
design to cinematography, editing, composing, and more. These members
are alums of Spoiler Alert Radio, a syndicated radio show and podcast
produced by the festival organizers.
As well as an international jury, the competitive international film
festival event includes interactive audience voting for both programs,
and DJ Madame B and friends will be mixing global soundscapes between
and after screenings.
Screenings will be at: 2:00 pm (Heartstrings), 4:00 pm (Headtrip),
6:30 pm (Heartstrings), and 8:30 pm (Headtrip). A small reception will
take place at around 5:30 pm as well, following the 4 pm screening.
Admission for the entire day is $10. Tickets can be purchased at the
door at 95 Empire at AS220 and online at
Brown and RISD students get in free with valid ID.