Tribeca long on shorts

List includes Oscar-nommed 'Terrorist,' Thiessen pic

The Tribeca Film Festival will screen 95 titles — culled from a whopping 1,700 entries — in its shorts lineup for the fest April 19-May 1.

Shorts will screen in the narrative, docu, student and family sections.

Founded by Robert De Niro, Jane Rosenthal and Craig Hatkoff, festival will kick off with Sydney Pollack’s “The Interpreter.”

Notable titles in the shorts competition include “Bad Blood,” by Kyle Leydier, starring Alan Cumming as a man trying to avenge the death of his girlfriend at the hands of an HIV-infected serial rapist.

New York debutantes

Also on tap is the Oscar-nominated “Little Terrorist,” by Ashvin Kumar, which will make its Gotham preem at Tribeca.

Thesp Tiffani Thiessen makes her directorial debut with competish entry “Just Pray.”

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