PARIS — Arrow Films has acquired the rights for U.K. and Ireland for Benjamin Ree’s chess documentary “Magnus,” which opened Tribeca. Repped in international markets by TrustNordisk, “Magnus” turns…
Tribeca Film Festival
The modern-day Ukraine depicted by "Almost Holy" is a place of such individual, familial, institutional and moral degradation that it appears on the verge of apocalyptic collapse.
A gut-punching exploration of the global arms trade that flawlessly juggles an impressive array of talking heads along with archival footage.
Unseen footage of Richard Branson's daredevil hot air balloon trans-oceanic flights offer genuine thrills, but "Don't Look Down" plays like a rah-rah promo for the adventurous businessman.
A sardonic view of small town Estonian life with a "Fargo" vibe, as quirky characters try to discover where a now comatose man hid a significant amount of cash.
A surprisingly sober entry in the Tribeca Fest's midnight section, and even more surprising winner of its audience award for narrative features.
This Tribeca audience award winner follows convicts released after reform of the 1994 California "Three Strikes" law that saw thousands given virtual life sentences for frequently petty crimes.
New York’s Rooftop Films has set the initial lineup for its 20th annual summer series, soft-opening May 18 with a screening of “Weiner,” the winner of the Sundance Film Festival’s 2016 U.S…
Dana Flor and Toby Oppenheimer's engrossing, well-crafted docu could parlay its attention-grabbing subject beyond the fest circuit into niche theatrical and broadcast exposure.
"Icaros: A Vision" presents the Amazon jungle as a literal and psychological heart of darkness, a simultaneously restorative and dangerous place where the boundary between the mortal world and the…
"Poor Boy" has a strung-out, sunburnt feverishness that makes it seem, at any moment, poised to tip into outright insanity.