Michael Iacobbo and Karen Iacobbo of Providence Lyceum are thrilled and honored their feature film Newport Castle has won an Exceptional Merit Award from WRPN.tv Women’s International Film Festival. The Iacobbos thanks the festival. The filmmaker partners congratulate the excellent cast and crew of Newport Castle. The hour-plus low-budget film was filmed in beautiful Rhode Island, at Newport’s Cliff Walk, at two mansions, and at a mansion in Cranston, as well as a cafe’ in Providence, a restaurant in Woonsocket, and at two Providence parks. Newport Castle is inspired in part by the book The Ghosts of Belcourt Castle by Mrs. Harle H. Tinney. For more about the film, see the Newport Castle film page.