A small film about a 10-year-old boy from Laos won the top juried and audience prizes at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival, capping off an impressive 11-day cinematic event where many of the most notable movies could be found away from the high-profile, glamorous spotlight.
“The Rocket,” in which that young boy enters a rocket contest to help his poor, displaced family won three awards in all... » more
The Tribeca Film Festival is opening with some hometown flavor.
“Mistaken for Strangers,” a documentary that follows Brooklyn band The National on its biggest tour yet, will open the 12th annual festival on April 17, followed by a performance from the band.
“We’re really happy to premiere this movie at Tribeca, as New York has been home to us for these past 15 years,” National frontman... » more