Sunday, February 24, 2019

Flickers Hosts the Red Carpet Experience: Providence

Celebrate the 91st Academy Awards in style at The Providence Biltmore Ballroom, Dorrance Street, Providence, RI.

The Red Carpet Experience: Providence is a signature event benefitting the Rhode Island International Film Festival (formerly "Oscar Experience" and "Oscar Night America") for the past 10 years. Guests feel like stars and experience the red carpet, paparazzi, the Producer's Circle Awards, champagne, gourmet food, hair and make-up touch ups, swag bags, silent auction, Movie Theater Tickets and more.

This year we celebrate the 37th Anniversary of the Flickers Arts Collaborative.

Our elegant evening is once again chaired by Steven Feinberg, Executive Director of the RI Film and Television Office with RIIFF Advisory Board President, Michael Drywa, Esq.

The elegant event will feature live coverage by our friends at ABC6, a Red Carpet Entrance and Reception with Paparazzi, Media interviews, Photo Opportunities, Producer’s Circle Awards, hors d'oeuvres, Imported wines and beers, live music, a sit-down dinner. Gourmet desserts that will please and titillate, an amazing silent auction that will appeal to all lovers of film, a raffle of VIP Passes to RIIFF 2019, swag bags that will definitely surprise and, of course, the screening of the biggest awards ceremony of the year!

The 2019 Producer’s Circle Award Honorees:

Presented to members of the community who have actively worked to support and promote the mission of the Flickers' Rhode Island International Film Festival. These Friends of the Festival have had a significant impact on the growth, evolution and quality of what has become RIIFF as well as the arts and humanities locally, nationally and internationally.

• Eugene Lee, Scenic Designer
• Nicholas A. Mattiello, Speaker of the House, Rhode Island
• Max Porter and Ru Kuwahata, Animators
• Joe Rossi, Makeup Design and Special Effects
• Teamsters Local 251, Transportation for Film and TV Productions
• Rose Weaver, Actress and Singer

The Honorary Chairs for the Red Carpet Experience: Providence are Steven Feinberg, Executive Director/RI Film & Television Office and Michael Drywa, Esq. RIIFF Advisory Board President.

CLICK for Producer's Circle Award video