Tribeca Film Festival

'Charlie Says' director Mary Harron on understanding the Manson Family

One of the most chilling movies to premiere at this year’s TriBeCa Film Festival is the new feature “Charlie Says” that deals with the inner workings of the Manson Family before their infamous murders that brought an end to the spirit of the ’60s. The film stars “Dr. Who” ’s 11th doctor, Matt...

Friday, April 26, 2019 - 10:52am

4 Great films to check out at the TriBeCa Film Festival 2019

This Wednesday marks the beginning of the 2019 TriBeCa Film Festival. Every year, the festival showcases some of the best young talents in the film and television industry while hosting special anniversary screenings and thought-provoking talks with legends from both mediums. This year is no...

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 9:53am

'All I Can Say' is an immersive view into the life and world of an artist navigating the 1990s

Shannon Hoon, the lead singer of Blind Melon, routinely filmed himself from 1990 to 1995. The footage captures the sum trajectory of Hoon’s career. It begins with his roots in rural Indiana, follows his move to Los Angeles, where he forms Blind Melon, and watches their stars rise as they become...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 7:55pm

Discussions you need to check out at the TriBeCa Film Festival

While the TriBeCa Film Festival is known for brining fresh new voices in filmmaking to the world, the festival is also known for curating special anniversary screenings and talks around some of the most trailblazing works in both film and television. This year is going to be no different, as...

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 5:38pm

Tessa Thompson, Lily James and writer/director Nia DaCosta on ‘Little Woods,' the decay of the American dream and how Trump made the film depressingly relevant

“Little Woods” is one of the most talked about films to have come out of the Tribeca Film Festival. The modern western-cum-small-town drama revolves around Tessa Thompson’s Ollie returning to illegal drug trafficking across the US/Canadian border in order to assist her pregnant...

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 11:28am

Matt Smith kicked his tea all over my phone during this interview, and it just made me love him more

I had a concrete plan going in to talk to Matt Smith.   I was going to talk to him about his tenure as “Doctor Who,” whether he’d ever return to the TARDIS, the recent revelation he was paid more than his co-star on “The Crown" Claire Foy by Netflix, and then...

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 11:05am

Katherine Waterston on 'basically' falling in love with ‘State Like Sleep’s’ director

There were numerous near misses on Katherine Waterston’s path to State Like Sleep. She almost immediately disregarded the script for the most frivolous of reasons and only after her performances in “Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them” and “Alien: Covenant“ did...

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 2:10pm

Molly Ringwald is a mother in crisis in 'All These Small Moments,' here's why that was so appealing

All These Small Moments revolves around a number of things. It is about a teenager’s first crush, the damage of high school lies, a woman looking for any kind of connection and a married couple going through a divorce.    Molly Ringwald is one half of the latter, playing the wife...

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 4:59pm

Tribeca Film Festival 2018 interview: ‘We have always been political’

When Jane Rosenthal co-founded the Tribeca Film Festival alongside Robert De Niro and Craig Hatkoff back in 2002 she thought it would be a one time event. “We just wanted to bring people back to downtown Manhattan after 9/11 through movies and storytelling that talked about our similarities...

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 12:42pm

20 movies we're stoked for at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival

Film festivals aren’t only about films these days. In its 16th year, the Tribeca Film Festival has shaved down the number of movies it runs. It’s only a nub — a mere 20 percent. That leaves room for plenty of other reasons to get people out: TV premieres, talks with filmmakers and...

Monday, April 24, 2017 - 10:57am

15 amazing Earth Day activities to show our planet some love

Mother Nature has graced us with an early spring — show your gratitude by helping our planet out in return! Earth Day 2017 is coming up on Saturday, April 22, and there's a whole week of events leading up to the big day from learning to create a terrarium over cocktails to a sleepover at...

Monday, April 17, 2017 - 2:46pm

Cry your eyes out over the trailer for the doc 'I Am Heath Ledger'

Some of us remember where we were when we heard Heath Ledger died. The news came out of nowhere, and it was a sock to the gut that someone this young and this talented had abruptly vanished from this mortal coil. We admit to not being blown away by him at first; in “10 Things I Hate About You...

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 3:28pm