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Tribeca Film Festival
It's totally obvious why the Tribeca Film Festival opened with "Shrek Forever After," said org's co-founder Jane Rosenthal: "Every New Yorker has an inner ogre."
Pretty people kicking major ass is a fairly solid formula for success.
Whether or not Shrek has outlived his usefulness as a profit center, time has passed him by.
Fest organizers were upbeat on Tuesday.
The shorthand on this year's Tribeca Film Festival -- maybe even a good marketing mantra -- could be "Shrek and Spork."
Big-ticket acquisitions at the Tribeca Film Festival are few and far between, but here are 15 films being targeted, along with their sales reps.
Back in olden times -- like last year -- to experience the Tribeca Film Festival, you'd have to be in New York, manage to get tickets to the movies, then wait in line to get in.
Whether they are looking for a distributor or already have one, filmmakers participating in the ninth annual Tribeca Film Festival all want the same thing -- buzz.
Events and panels offered at the annual film festival
A film that has Jesse Eisenberg and Kate Bosworth attached and another exec produced by Terrence Malick are among the projects picking up coin from the Tribeca Film Institute Sloan Filmmaker Fund…