"The Rocket" took two of the top competition throphies at the Tribeca Film Festival, with Kim Mourdaunt's family drama scoring wins for best narrative feature and best actor for Sitthiphon Disamoe.
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Rachel Boynton's extraordinary docu untangles the knotty saga of an American petroleum company's entrance into Ghana.
Variety honored New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Katherine Oliver, the Commissioner of the Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment, at an afternoon cocktail event in Gotham April 24.
A genteel trifle designed primarily for the delectation of hardcore fashion mavens.
Lance Edmands' fragile, arthouse-bound debut is a mournful throwback to more poetically inclined times.
Mira Nair, introducing her new pic, IFC's "The Reluctant Fundamentalist," said it was "very, very fitting" that it open at the Tribeca Film Festival, on April 22.
From agents to TV executives to Internet provocateurs, and digital mavens to film producers and creatives, these are the New Yorkers who are revitalizing Gotham's rich showbiz legacy.
Australian documentarian Kim Mordaunt makes an impressive narrative debut with this Laos-set humanist drama.
A true-life horror story, Dan Krauss' chilling war-is-hell expose is must-see viewing.
Steph Green's debut feature captures the beauty of an obviously flawed family with remarkable warmth and immediacy.
With its wry humor and fantastic mix of music and images, this rockumentary could carve out a solid theatrical niche.