The center is to feature "three small theaters that can be combined in various configurations to produce and stage theater, dance, music, opera and experimental works, and can serve as a space for the Tribeca Film Festival each spring." Continue reading…
For the first time, the sixteenth annual Tribeca Film Festival will accept submissions in new categories including virtual reality, episodic television, and digital entertainment, organizers announced today. Previously, the festivalShow More Summary
Those of you who still buy calendars can mark them now: The 16th annual Tribeca Film Festival is set for April 19-30 in New York City. The 2017 edition also will have a new Director of Programming: Cara Cusumano, who has worked on the...Show More Summary
Back in March, Robert De Niro attracted a lot of controversy when he decided to include anti-vaccination documentary Vaxxed in the lineup for the Tribeca Film Festival (which he co-founded). Vaxxed was made by Andrew Wakefield, the guy...Show More Summary
The former home of the Tribeca Film Festival is in contract to be sold for $90 million. Gary Tischler's Vandarton Group is buying the 115,000-square-foot building at 17 Laight St. from WhiteStar... To view the full story, click the title link.
Vertical Entertainment has secured the worldwide rights to Rod Blackhurst’s post-apocalyptic thriller Here Alone starring Lucy Walters, Gina Piersanti, Adam David Thompson, and Shane West. The film previously played at the Tribeca Film Festival earlier this year where it won the Audience Award, and upcoming festivals include the Traverse City Film Festival this weekend on […]
Earlier this year, the documentarian Penny Lane published an open letter to the directors of the Tribeca Film Festival on the website of Filmmaker magazine. “Tribeca Film Festival, I love you but you made a very serious mistake,” the letter began. Show More Summary
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 14: Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda attends the Tribeca Tune In: 'Grace And Frankie' - 2016 Tribeca Film Festival at SVA Theatre 1 on April 14, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Ben Gabbe/Getty Images for Tribeca Film Festival) Popular culture often can help us [...]
Oscilloscope Laboratories has announced the purchase of the North American rights to Contemporay Color, the documentary about David Byrne's latest performance project. The film debuted at the Tribeca Film Festival earlier this year. Byrne's...Show More Summary
The airline partnered with Tribeca Film Festival to release exclusive in-flight documentary
CANNES, France—The Tribeca Film Festival is increasingly a player in the advertising community, accented by its presence here at Cannes Lions, where we caught up with Tribeca Enterprises CEO Andrew Essex. Essex took that executive post in January, about six months after leaving Droga5, where he had been the founding CEO since 2006. Show More Summary
Earlier this year, the anti-vaccination film Vaxxed was pulled from the Tribeca Film Festival after an enormous outcry . Since then, though, the filmmakers have shown it to worshipful audiences across the country, and are styling themselves as the head of a new wave of anti-vax, pro- “natural health” sentiment. Show More Summary
After being shamed out of the Tribeca Film Festival, Anti-Vax hoaxer Andrew Wakefield continues to spread his lies. Someone in Kansas City thought giving time to Vaxxed, his conspiracy flick, was a good idea. Via The Kansas City Star: The anti-vaccination documentary “Vaxxed” was set to be part of this spring’s Tribeca Film Festival in New York. Show More Summary
Eric Weinrib’s documentary Roseanne For President!, which premiered at the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival, is now set to hit theaters on Fourth of July weekend smack in the middle of a Presidential campaign. IFC Films has acquired rights...Show More Summary
The Brooklyn Film Festival, opening on June 3, is not like its Manhattan siblings. Unlike the Tribeca and New York film festivals, boldface names, mile-long red carpets lined with screaming... To view the full story, click the title link.
Sigh. Here we go again. Robert De Niro is letting his antivaccine freak flag fly again, this time even higher than usual, by revealing that in the wake of the antivaccine debacle at his Tribeca Film Festival he is going to make his very own documentary about vaccines. It’s the continuation of a process that,…
“You have to create a safe environment for everybody — both on the set and in the office — to come together and do their best work. You want them to emit that spark of light, like a firefly, but they may have to go back and forth and back and forth, changing their mind […]
THE BLUR AND THE FILM BEAST Steven Zeitchik John Turturro and Steve Zallian are just two of the latest film guys to make the jump to TV John Turturro talking at the Tribeca Film Festival about "The Night Of," a very film-like HBO project. (Getty Images for Tribeca Film Festiva) The upcoming crime...
“Tiger Raid” has been drawing buzz lately at Tribeca Film Festival. I had a chance to speak with Writer/Director Simon Dixon, producer/co-writer Gareth Coulam Evans and the films stars Brian [...]
There's been a lot of bleekness, bigotry, whitewashing and Racist McShootface chicanery of late. So let's take a moment to celebrate some genuinely good news for movie fans. Always Shine, the Tribeca Film Festival standout that had us raving, has...