Wed
19

Vortex Film Festival: Celebrating Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror Genres

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

4:00 PM-5:30 PM

Cost: Free and Open to All

Providence Public Library
150 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903

Auditorium (3rd Floor)

Wed, 2016-10-19 16:00 - 17:30

 

17th PHANTASMAGORIC SEASON 

October 17-23, 2016 

Celebrating the Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror Genres

 

 

VORTEX AFTER SCHOOL SERIES: KidsEye Worlds of Imagination Showcase

Enjoy a free afternoon screening for your family to enjoy at the Providence Public Library. These films are age-appropriate and showcase a mixture of fantasy and science fiction.

 

Taking Flight | Brandon Oldenurg, Director | 6 min. | USA, 2015.

Taking Flight is a short film inspired by Antonio Pasin, inventor of the Radio Flyer wagon. In this fictional tribute to Pasin's legacy, what begins as a small boy's boring day with Grandpa turns into a larger-than-life journey, narrowly escaping wild monkeys and battling aliens to save the universe.

 Long Way North | Rémi Chayé, Director | 81 min. | France, 2015.

In 1892, a young Russian aristocrat goes on an epic adventure to find out what happened to her grandfather and save her family's reputation.