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Air Dates: May 5 at 8 PM, May 11 at 10 PM

Program #134, 60 minutes

 

HOUSE AT THE EDGE OF THE GALAXY| Gleb Osatinski, Director | 15 min. USA, 2012

This cosmic tale takes place at a desolate outpost where a passing cosmonaut teaches a lonely boy how to plant a “star” to transform his existence. In the process of yearning for the heavens, the boy discovers that paradise instead resides in his own backyard.

 

INTERVIEW | Steven Feinberg, Host | 11 min.

Katherine Quinn, wife of the late actor Anthony Quinn and founder/president of the Anthony Quinn Foundation, discusses his life and the foundation’s mission of providing scholarships to young artists and sponsoring exhibitions and access to the creative world, including Anthony Quinn’s private art collection.

 

LA PART CELESTE | Thibaut Gobry, Director | 30 min. France, 2012

The end of the life of Marcel Proust through the eyes of his housekeeper, Celeste.

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.

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.

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