SIGN UP

Creating an account with Tribecafilm.com gives you access to more features and services, like our weekly newsletter and other special features just for the film community.

SIGN UP

2017 FILM GUIDE

SHOWING 6 RESULTS | FILMS IN THE SECTION 'STORYSCAPES'
Medium_tff17_blackout_scatter_1

BLACKOUT

  • Section: Storyscapes
  • Release Year: 2017
  • Runtime: 10 minutes
  • Created By: Mei-Ling Wong, Alexander Porter, James George, and Yasmin Elayat
  • Country: USA
Blackout is an ongoing participatory, volumetric VR project gathering the reflections of real people living in today’s tense political climate through the lens of the New York subway. By creating a rotating, ‘crowd-sourced’ cast, Blackout addresses the impossible task of representing the extraordinary breadth of human experience in New York City. Each viewing of Blackout is different, surrounding you with a unique group of straphangers taking you to the places their minds go between destinations. | Read More
Medium_tff17_draw_me_close_1

DRAW ME CLOSE

  • Section: Storyscapes
  • Release Year: 2017
  • Runtime: 10 minutes
  • Created By: Jordan Tannahill
  • Country: U.K., Canada
Canadian playwright-director Jordan Tannahill partners with the National Theatre and the National Film Board of Canada to create Draw Me Close, a vivid memoir about his relationship with his mother in the wake of her terminal cancer diagnosis. Collapsing the worlds of live performance and animation to create an unforgettable encounter between a mother and her son, Draw Me Close tells the story of their past and what is to be their future. This special presentation is a world premiere of the first chapter of Draw Me Close. | Read More
Medium_tff17_the-island-of-the-colorblind_1

THE ISLAND OF THE COLORBLIND

  • Section: Storyscapes
  • Release Year: 2016
  • Runtime: 10 minutes
  • Created By: Sanne De Wilde
  • Country: Netherlands
What does color mean to those who can’t see it? In the late eighteenth century a catastrophic typhoon swept over Pingelap, a tiny atoll in the Pacific Ocean. One of the few survivors carried a rare gene that causes achromatopsia, a condition that includes the inability to distinguish colors. Over generations, the islanders ended up perceiving their world in black and white. The Island of the Colorblind invites the audience to explore this shift in perception through de Wilde’s photography and an interactive installation | Read More
Medium_thelastgoodbye_web01

THE LAST GOODBYE

  • Section: Storyscapes
  • Release Year: 2017
  • Runtime: 20 minutes
  • Created By: Gabo Arora and Ari Palitz
  • Country: USA
In July of 2016, Holocaust survivor Pinchas Gutter toured the Majdanek Concentration Camp in what he vowed would be his final visit. By marrying a stereo video capture of Pinchas within a photoreal roomscale experience, The Last Goodbye reaches profound levels of immersion in service of the first ever VR testimony that will be archived and preserved. The importance of listening to Pinchas’ story is more important now than ever and this is also a beautiful testament to love, compassion and the human spirit. | Read More
Medium_tff17_nsaf-1

NEUROSPECULATIVE AFROFEMINISM

  • Section: Storyscapes
  • Release Year: 2017
  • Runtime: 5 minutes
  • Created By: Carmen Aguilar y Wedge, Ece Tankal, Ashley Baccus-Clark, and Nitzan Bartov
  • Country: USA
Imagined futures and contemporary realities come together in NeuroSpeculative AfroFeminism, a multidisciplinary exploration of women of color’s experience through the lens of technology, society and culture. The project includes speculative products, immersive experiences and neuroscientific research. In the VR experience, discover the neurocosmetology lab, a kind of beauty salon, where instead of ordinary braids, customers are fitted with transcranial electrodes that allow access to a surreal alternate world. | Read More
Medium_treehugger_wawona_01

TREEHUGGER: WAWONA

  • Section: Storyscapes
  • Release Year: 2016
  • Runtime: 7 minutes
  • Created By: Marshmallow Laser Feast
  • Country: U.K.
TREEHUGGER : WAWONA is an interactive installation that combines today’s cultural hunger for beautiful immersive experiences with art, science, data, environmentalism and technology. Centered on a vast sculpture of a giant redwood tree, the viewer dons a VR headset, places their head into the tree’s knot and is transported into its secret inner world. The longer someone hugs the tree, the deeper they drift into treetime: a hidden dimension that lies just beyond the limit of our senses. | Read More

RUSH SALES POLICY

When tickets for a screening or event are no longer available, they will be listed as RUSH. The Rush system functions as a stand-by line that will form at the venue approximately 45 minutes prior to scheduled start time. Admittance is based on availability and will begin 15 minutes prior to program start time. Rush Tickets are the same price as advance tickets payable upon entry. There is a limit of one Rush Ticket per person.

© 2017 Tribeca Enterprises LLC | Privacy Policy | Terms & Conditions