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Tribeca Film Festival 2016: 'Mr. Church,' 'The Last Laugh' and more comedian-led films

The Tribeca Film Festival is known for delighting audiences with unique genre bending films that will please any type of moviegoer. However if you're in the mood for a movie with a comedian taking the head, here's what to look out for.

Check the full Tribeca screening schedule at tribecafilm.com

'Don't Think Twice'

Mike Birbiglia, among the most talented individuals on
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Mike Birbiglia, among the most talented individuals on the present-day comedy scene, helms a feature set in a world he knows well: the improv world in New York City. Keegan-Michael Key, Gillian Jacobs and Birbiglia himself are among the stars. See it: April 18, 19, 20. More info and times: tribecafilm.com

'Dean'

Rising comedian Demetri Martin is a triple threat
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Rising comedian Demetri Martin is a triple threat in this coming-of-age comedy, about an artist getting through the trials and tribulations of reaching adulthood. See it: April 16, 19 and 20. More info and times: tribecafilm.com

Tribeca Tune In: 'Broad City'

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"Broad City" is screening dynamic duo Abbi and Ilyana's ridiculous adventures through New York City. See the season finale for season 3 with a conversation with actresses and co-creators Ilana Glazer, Abbi Jacobson.See it: April 17. More info and times: tribecafilm.com

'Mr. Church'

Eddie Murphy stars as Mr. Church, an expert
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Eddie Murphy stars as Mr. Church, an expert chef turned caregiver, who's tasked in caring after a young aging woman. The two strike up a strong connection, but the daughter's curiosity of Church, threatens their bond. See it: April 22, 23 and 24. More info and times: tribecafilm.com

'The Last Laugh'

The taboo nature of comedy is examined by
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The taboo nature of comedy is examined by comedy's greatest legends. Sarah Silverman, Mel Brooks, Chris Rock, Louis C.K. and more lend a hand to this brutally honest documentary on going "too far" with humor. See it: April 18, 20, 21 and 24. More info and times: tribecafilm.com

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