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.
On the hardware side, the vidgame industry is embracing 3D at a rapid clip. Sony plans to make the PlayStation 3 3D-capable later this year, and Nintendo will introduce a 3D handheld system in June.
While a lot of gaming companies are just starting to focus on stereoscopic 3D, nVidia has been exploring the technology for some time.
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
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.
Petra Mueller, co-topper of Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg, has been tapped to head Filmstiftung North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany's biggest regional funder.
After winning best film at last year's Cesar awards, French helmer Martin Provost is re-teaming with "Seraphine" star Yolande Moreau for "The Long Falling."
Skechers, the L.A.-based footware company, is walking further into branded content
Multihyphenate Kristen Schaal is the latest thesp to board the Weinstein Co. comedy "Butter."
Veteran exec Alex Walton is joining Exclusive Film Distribution as president of international sales and distribution starting May 1.