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2017 FILM GUIDE

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AARDVARK

  • Section: US Narrative Competition
  • Release Year: 2017
  • Runtime: 89 minutes
  • Directed By: Brian Shoaf
  • Country: USA
While battling her own anxieties, therapist Emily Milburton (Jenny Slate) spends her time listening to other people’s problems. Her professional and personal worlds collide when Emily’s newest patient, Josh Norman (Zachary Quinto), walks through her door. Mentally ill and experiencing hallucinations, Josh harbors complex feelings for his estranged brother, Craig (Jon Hamm). Things begin to get interesting when Emily falls for Craig. | Read More
Drama, NY Director(s), First Time Filmmaker
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ABUNDANT ACREAGE AVAILABLE

  • Section: US Narrative Competition
  • Release Year: 2017
  • Runtime: 80 minutes
  • Directed By: Angus MacLachlan
  • Country: USA
Still reeling over the recent death of their father, siblings Jesse (Terry Kinney) and Tracy (Amy Ryan) are attempting to settle into their new lives in his absence. Their simple existence is unexpectedly disrupted by the sudden arrival of three mysterious brothers, camping on their land and possessing a surprising connection to their family farm. | Read More
Drama
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ALADDIN

  • Section: Retrospective Special Screenings
  • Release Year: 1992
  • Runtime: 90 minutes
  • Directed By: Ron Clements and John Musker
  • Country: USA
Disney’s beloved animated masterpiece will make your heart race and your spirit soar. Experience the laughter, adventure and Academy Award®-winning music (1992: Best Music, Original Song, “A Whole New World,” Original Score) on the big screen at Tribeca’s 25th anniversary celebration for the whole family.

Before the Movie: Join Brad Kane, the singing voice of Aladdin, for a special 25th anniversary performance of a soundtrack favorite before the screening. | Read More
Animation
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ANGEL

  • Section: Shorts
  • Release Year: 2016
  • Runtime: 8 minutes
  • Directed By: Gregory Casares
  • Country: Switzerland
Eva and Mr. Corbeau have long felt a reciprocal affection and attraction, but the world of humans and the world of animals don't mix – until one autumn evening at the masked ball organized by Eva's father in honor of his daughter. | Read More
Drama, Action, Animation, Science Fiction
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APPROACHING A BREAKTHROUGH

  • Section: Shorts
  • Release Year: 2017
  • Runtime: 10 minutes
  • Directed By: Noah Pritzker
  • Country: USA
Back in New York after a stint in Los Angeles, Norman Kaminsky has a terrible argument with his girlfriend just before running into a string of characters from his past – and despite his best efforts, Norman can't seem to run away from his problems. | Read More
Comedy, New York, NY Director(s)
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Award Screening: Audience Award, Narrative First Place: The Divine Order

Political leaders in Switzerland cited ‘Divine Order’ as the reason why women still did not have the right to vote as late as 1970. Director Petra Volpe explores this surprising history through the story of Nora, a quiet housewife from a quaint village searching for the fierce suffragette leader inside her. | Read More
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Award Screening: Audience Award, Narrative Second Place: Saturday Church

14-year-old Ulysses is a shy and effeminate teen being raised in the Bronx by his strict Aunt Rose. He finds escape in a rich fantasy life of music and dance, and soon with a vibrant transgender youth community called Saturday Church. Damon Cardasis’ directorial debut is a rousing celebration of one boy’s search for his identity. | Read More
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Award Screening: Best Actor, International Narrative Competition: Nobody's Watching

Nico is a promising actor in Argentina, but in New York, nobody takes notice. After giving up a successful career in his home country for a chance to make it in the big apple, Nico finds himself bartending, babysitting and doing odd jobs to keep afloat. In a moving depiction of the vibrant city, director Julia Solomonoff’s touching feature questions how we adjust when we lose our audience. | Read More

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