‘It’s a film festival, as opposed to a peace accord in Darfur or people losing mortgages. Let’s get real here.’
— Tribeca co-founder Jane Rosenthal, on the media’s scrutiny of the fest.
‘They’re going to have the same look and feel as our other shows. These are $30 million and $40 million productions. It’s not like we’re doing them on the dime.’
— NBC development chief Teri Weinberg, on the rise of foreign-created shows on U.S. nets.