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The Tribeca Film Festival was founded by Robert De Niro, Jane Rosenthal and Craig Hatkoff in 2001 following the attacks on the World Trade Center, to spur the economic and cultural revitalisation of the lower Manhattan district through an annual celebration of film, music and culture, the Festival brings the industry and community together around storytelling.
The 12th edition of festival will open on April 17 with Mistaken For Strangers, directed by Tom Berninger, who chronicles his experience on tour with his brother, The National’s frontman Matt Berninger.
The festival will screen 89 feature-length films between April 17 and 28.
View Films by Strand:
- Special Screenings
- World Documentary Feature Competition
- World Narrative Competition
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A documentary about a man trying to bring Israeli and Palestinian children together through ballroom dancing.
A teenager gets sucked into a turf war.
After being accidentally outed, a shy teenager finds he has become the ultimate fashion accessory - the Gay Best Friend.
A cybernetics expert tries to create an android super-soldier.
Two fiercely creative artists continue to spar after 40 years spent head over heels in love.
A social history of the teenager.
A boy with Asperger's syndrome goes riding on the New York subway for days as his distraught mother searches for him.
A youngster and his family try to forge a new life after being displaced by a dam.
A documentary about a young man whose life is turned upside down when his partner dies
Two vigilantes kidnap a suspected child-killer.
Tribeca Film Festival Features
Tribeca Film Festival News
Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara
Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent
Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses
A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle
Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988
The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable
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