Providence Children’s Film Fest: “Ernest & Celestine”

February 24, 2024 12:30 pm Cushing Building, Newport Art Museum

The Museum is pleased to welcome the 15th Annual Providence Children’s Film Festival to Newport! The Museum will host 4 film screenings over 2 days, and offer free drop in animation activities for all ages. All shows are “Give What You Can”, ensuring inspiring shared film experiences are accessible to all. Join us for animated, live action and documentary short and feature length films from across the globe that will pique your curiosity, challenge your senses, and spark your imagination!

Ernest & Celestine: A Trip to Gibberitia

It is up to Ernest, a cranky old bear, and the creative whims of his mouse friend Celestine to bring music and joy back to the land of the bears. When a mysterious, masked outlaw appears will alliances be formed? Anything is “bearable” if you have a good friend!

In English
Recommended for All Ages

Director(s): Julien Chheng & Jean-Christophe Roger
France / Animation / 2023
80 minutes

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The Providence Children’s Film Festival presents the best of independent and international children’s cinema to inspire, delight, educate, and connect a diverse community of children and families from Rhode Island and throughout New England.