What is Womanimation? As the name implies, it's a festival showcasing acclaimed animated films created by women from around the world.
From satire to drama, from the everyday to the surreal - in styles from traditional 2-d to stop-motion to computer animation - the festival features something for every taste.
Saturday, June 27th
Providence, Rhode Island
at AS220's Black Box Theatre, 95 Empire Street
Showtimes: 4:00 pm, 6:00 pm, 8:00 pm
For 2015, the unique program, running about 85 minutes, featured eight short films from seven countries.
With a variety of styles, the films each presented a different take on themes of self-image and acceptance, through the eyes of women aged 5 to 65.
You can read more details on the films in the festival, including award winners, by clicking here.
Between and after the screenings, DJ Madame B weaved soundscapes created by women across the globe.
After the final screening, the evening topped off with a reception catered by Johnson & Wales University culinary artisan Veronica Cockfield, giving the audience a chance to enjoy food and drink while discussing the films and mingling with festival organizers.