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2008 TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL

Filmmaker & Industry Events and Panels

Monday: 4/21

Tribeca All Access Welcome Lunch — for all TAA members
11 a.m.-1 p.m., National Museum of the American Indian, One Bowling Green at State Street

Tuesday: 4/22

New York Filmmaker Party hosted by ESD — invite only
9 p.m.-1 a.m., Tribeca Cinemas

Vanity Fair Party — invite only
7:30 p.m.

Wednesday: 4/23

Juror Lunch — invite only
Noon-2 p.m., Tribeca Loft

Opening Night: “Baby Mama” (party to follow at MoMA) — invite only
7:30 p.m., Ziegfeld

Thursday: 4/24

First Time Filmmakers and Press Meet and Greet – Media and first-time filmmakers only
6 p.m.-8 p.m., Target-Tribeca Filmmaker Loungefilmmaker badge access

Tribeca Filmmaker Welcome Party hosted by Apple — invite only
9 p.m.-midnight, Apple Store: SoHo

Conversations in Cinema With Errol Morris on “Standard Operating Procedure” — badge access and ticket purchasers
6:30 p.m., DGA

Thriller Night at the Tribeca Drive-in
Dusk, World Financial Center Plaza
Filmmaker and “Thriller” video director John Landis will screen Michael Jackson’s groundbreaking 1984 musicvid and “The Making of ‘Thriller.'”

Yahoo! Celebrates the 2008 Tribeca Film Festival — invite only
Performance by the Wallflowers
8:30 p.m., Bowery Hotel

Friday: 4/25

Breakfast Roundtable hosted by MOFTB — invite only
11 a.m.-1 p.m., Gramercy Park Hotel

Skillset Reception hosted by Skillset — invite only
1:45 p.m.-3:45 p.m., Blue Owl

Industry Cocktails hosted by Kodak — filmmaker badge access
6 p.m.-8 p.m., Target-Tribeca Filmmaker Lounge

TFF Cadillac Lounge After-party for “Bart Got a Room” — invite only
8 p.m.-11 p.m., Tenjune

Tribeca/ESPN Sports Film Festival Gala — “Redbelt” and After-party — invite only
6 p.m., BMCC, party to follow at Slate

Tribeca All Access Awards & Party — invite only
9 p.m., Buddakan

Saturday: 4/26

Behind the Screens With Sissy Spacek on “Lake City” — badge access and ticket purchasers
6:30 p.m., DGA

TFF Cadillac Lounge After Party for “Tennessee” at Tenjune — invite only
8 p.m.-11 p.m., Tenjune

Industry Cocktails hosted by ESD — filmmaker badge access
6 p.m.-8 p.m., Target-Tribeca Filmmaker Lounge

Sunday: 4/27

TFF Cadillac Lounge After Party for “Theater of War” at Tenjune — invite only
8 p.m.-11 p.m. Tenjune

SAG Indie Cast Party hosted by SAG Indie — invite only
9 p.m.-midnight, Bowlmor Lanes

Industry Cocktails hosted by VER (4) B&H — filmmaker badge access
6 p.m.-8 p.m., Target-Tribeca Filmmaker Lounge

Special Screening: “2001: A Space Odyssey” followed by panel discussion with special guests

Hosted by Alfred P Sloan Foundation
3 p.m., Pace U.

Monday: 4/28

Directors Lunch hosted by ESD — invite only
11 a.m.-2 p.m. Megu: Tribeca

International Filmmakers and Press Meet and Greet — filmmaker badge access
6 p.m.-8 p.m. Target-Tribeca Filmmaker Lounge

Chanel Dinner to Celebrate the Artists Award Program — invite only
7:30 p.m., Ago

Producers Reception hosted by MOFTB –invite only
6 p.m.-8 p.m., Environment

British Party (tentative event name) hosted by UKFC , Skillset and BAFTA — invite only
9 p.m.-11 p.m., the Cabanas at Maritime Hotel

TFF Cadillac Lounge After-party for “War Inc.” at Tenjune — invite only
11 p.m.-2 a.m., Tenjune

Tuesday: 4/29

Industry Cocktails hosted by B&H — filmmaker badge access
6 p.m.-8 p.m., Target-Tribeca Filmmaker Lounge

Tribeca Film Institute Media Arts Fellowships Party
7 p.m.-9 p.m., New York Academy of Art

Target Music Spotlight — invite only
9 p.m.-11 p.m., Target-Tribeca Filmmaker Lounge

Wednesday: 4/30

Documentary Filmmakers and Press Meet and Greet
6 p.m.-8 p.m., Environment Showroom (876 Broadway between 17th and 18th Streets)

Thursday: 5/1

Women’s Filmmaker brunch — invite only
11 a.m.-1 p.m., Soho House

Awards Night Party
7 p.m.-9 p.m., Target Filmmaker Lounge

Filmmaker/Industry Party hosted by Kodak — invite only
9 p.m.-1 a.m., Mansion

Friday: 5/2

DGA Reception hosted by DGA
6 p.m.-8 p.m., Target-Tribeca Filmmaker Lounge — filmmaker badge access

“Our City, My Story” Gala Screening
6 p.m.-8 p.m. Village East Cinemas

Short Filmmakers Party hosted by Edelman Studios
TBD *– invite only

Breaking the Band sponsored by Target, curated by Grammy-nominated music supervisor Alexandra Patsavas — ticket or badge needed
7 p.m., Webster Hall

Saturday: 5/3

Family Festival Street Fair
10 a.m.-6 p.m., Greenwich Street

Tribeca/ESPN Sports Day
10 a.m.-6 p.m., Greenwich Street

Closing Night Film: “Speed Racer”
6:30 p.m., BMCC

Awards Wrap Party
7 p.m., Tribeca Cinemas

Sunday: 5/4

Conversations in Cinema: Celebrating Berlin With Lou Reed — badge access and ticket purchasers
7 p.m., DGA

Tribeca/ASCAP Music Lounge – badge access

The Tribeca/ASCAP Music Lounge is located at Canal Room, 285 West Broadway at Canal Street. The lounge is open to all credentialed festival badge holders April 29-May 2 and features four to five artists daily. Doors open at 2:30 p.m. daily with performances beginning at 3 p.m. Schedule updates will be posted at tribecafilmfestival.org.

Tuesday, April 29

3-3:30 Nick Lowe

3:40-4:10 Brett Dennen

4:20-4:50 Chris Thile

5:00-5:30 Regina Spektor

5:40-6:10 Ingrid Michaelson

Wednesday, April 30

3-3:30 Jon Foreman

3:40-4:10 Lizz Wright

4:20-4:50 Chris Thile

5:00-5:30 Sondre Lerche

5:40-6:10 TBA

Thursday, May 1

3-3:30 Small Mercies

3:40-4:10 Jack Savoretti

4:20-4:50 Jessie Baylin

5:00-5:30 Augustana

5:40-6:10 Sia

Friday, May 2

3-3:30 TBA

3:40-4:10 Rachael Yamagata

4:20-4:50 Joseph Arthur

5:00-5:30 TBA

5:40-6:10 TBA

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