2011 Tribeca Film Festival Award Winners

We usually simply lists of awards winner down to the most essential info, so it can be scanned at a glance. But since so many of the titles and filmmakers at Tribeca might be unfamiliar to most of us, the official press release is great for providing basic background details...
Posted On 28 Apr 2011

Tribeca Film Festival Live Stream Events

Great news for those of us who can’t attend the Tribeca Film Festival. The festivals “Streaming Room” will offer selected screenings online and via video-on-demand. Slated this year are 6 features and 18 short films — half premiere events, and half...
Posted On 22 Apr 2011

Tribeca Film Festival: the 10th anniversary

Tribeca Film Festival just turned 10 years old, opening last night with Cameron Crowe’s documentary “The Union” featuring Elton John and Leon Russell. And, I am (clearly) back covering the fest for Awards Daily. I have always been a supporter of the festival and...
Posted On 21 Apr 2011

Film Festival Fail

A friend sent this to me – for all of the film festivals that come off well, there are always those that don’t. A group of filmmakers decided to expose the Swansea Film Festival. The result? It’s like a Christopher Guest movie.
Posted On 13 Apr 2011

Tribeca Film Festival, an early preview

Today the Tribeca Film Festival announced many more films that will be featured during its 10th anniversary. Among them two of my favorite TFF film programming sections: “Cinemania” (eclectic, boundary pushing cinema) and “Spotlight” (festival favorites...
Posted On 14 Mar 2011