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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
View previous years coverage of the Tribeca Film Festival festival:
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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
Portrait of a lady and a city Fabien Constant on Sarah Jessica Parker and the team behind Blue Night
Style and grace Kate Novack and Andrew Rossi on The Gospel According To André
On the road again Kent Jones on Tribeca award winner Diane
Putting island in doc Gabrielle Brady on the challenges of shooting Island Of The Hungry Ghosts
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