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Broadcast Date: August 15, 2019​
 

Manifattura | Directed by: Tobia Sempi | 2.44 min. USA, 2017

Nicolas Luciani is a shoe maker in Venice Beach who gives new life to old, broken second hand shoes by creating brand new, one of a kind, wearable works of art.

 

Oh What a Wonderful Feeling | Directed by: Francois Jaros | 15 min. Canada, 2016

Stars, hide your fires; let not light see my black and deep desires. Nor any truck.

 

Child Dream | Directed by: Christophe Gérard | 10.30 min. France, 2016

Floating barges, water that suddenly takes human form and rainfall that leaves puddles deep enough to drown in… Is this merely a child’s dream ?

 

The Head Vanishes | Directed by: Franck Dion | 9.30 min. France, 2016. 

Jacqueline has lost her mind a bit, but whatever, for her trip to the seaside, she has decided to take the train by herself, like a big girl!

 

Towards the Sun | Directed by: Monica Santis | 19.30 min. United Kingdom / USA, 2017

Under the looming threat of deportation, an unaccompanied minor at an immigrant children's shelter in Texas embarks on a healing journey and learns to express herself through the power of art.

doubleFEATURE showcases the art of the short film and the artists who make them. Each week, in addition to presenting a selection of two or more short films, between the short films, Steve Feinberg, director of the RI Film and Television Office, and George Marshall, executive producer at RIIFF, interview filmmakers and industry professionals.

In partnership with Flickers' Rhode Island International Film Festival (RIIFF) and the Rhode Island Film and Television Office, Rhode Island PBS proudly presents doubleFEATURE, an exceptional opportunity for our viewers to see artistic, original, award-winning short films from a collection of animation, foreign language, documentary, or fiction films each week.

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