Entertainment Nas documentary to premiere at TriBeCa Film Festival Rapper Nas, who grew up in Queensbridge, is the subject of a documentary opening the TriBeCa Film Festival. Photo Credit: Getty Images By BY PETE CATAPANO email@example.com February 19, 2014 5:26 PM Print Share Share Tweet Share Email This year's TriBeCa Film Festival will open with the world premiere of "Time is Illmatic," a documentary tracing the prolific career of rap superstar Nas. The film, inspired by the 1994 groundbreaking album "Illmatic," will screen on April 16th, followed by a performance of the album in its entirety by Nas. "It's an honor to premiere this film in my hometown," said Nas, who hails from Queensbridge, in a statement. The festival runs from April 16-27. By BY PETE CATAPANO firstname.lastname@example.org Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.