Friday, April 18 2014
Lucky Them focuses on a music journalist who can't break free of her history as the girlfriend of a deceased-Seattle rock icon but this romantic comedy falls short of its potential.
Monday, May 6 2013
Via the Festival's digital library, I caught the shorts 'Fool's Day', 'RPG OK', 'ZZZZZZZ', and 'Royal American' plus the 'Lil Bub' internet cat phenom film.
Thursday, April 25 2013
Mercenaries stumble in creating an anti-pirate militia in Puntland, while American wildcatters confront pitfalls aplenty in Ghana and Nigeria, in two documentaries examining crises in Africa.
Friday, May 6 2011
For its tenth anniversary, the Tribeca Film Festival engages in a panel discussion of 2001's Best Picture winner A Beautiful Mind.
Thursday, May 5 2011
One great documentary is about a relationship that may eventually be forgotten, and another important documentary about a relationship which set a precedent on equal rights for marriage.
Tuesday, May 3 2011
Michael Cuesta's shambolic going-home comedy, Roadies, and Peter Mullan's study of 1970s Glaswegian youth gangs, Neds, both feature protagonists scrabbling to find themselves.
Monday, May 2 2011
At Tribeca, Carol Channing: Larger Than Life and A Matter of Taste document the crafting of outsized personalities.
Wednesday, April 20 2011
Wednesday, May 6 2009
Selecting just 85 feature films for screening, this year's Tribeca Film Festival increased the quality quotient, cutting the number of embarrassing failures that once studded the schedule like a minefield.