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Broadcast Date: June 27th, 2019​

Present | Directed by: Meg Campbell | 14 min. United Kingdom, 2016

With her sister slowly succumbing to early-onset Alzheimer’s, Beth struggles to balance her responsibilities as a carer and a mother, whilst dealing with her own fear of developing the genetic disease.
 

Ostoja will move your piano | Directed by: Sandra Mitrovic | 15 min. USA, Serbia/Montenegro, 2017

Today is a day when Ostoja, legendary piano mover from Belgrade, gets a special delivery.
 

Sugaring Off | Directed by: Alexandre Isabelle | 15 min. Canada, 2016

Bernard is an austere man whose sole occupation is to care for his beloved Line, who is very ill. Their son organizes a sugaring off party that forces Bernard to reconnect with the exhilaration of spring.
 

Father's Day Breakfast | Directed by: Natalie Simpkins | 11.36 min. USA, 2017

A short film about a deaf father and a hearing son's journey to show each other just how much they care.

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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