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The 15th annual Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by AT&T, brings you a further expansion of TV with a new program, Tribeca Tune In. The Festival will feature a combination of world premieres and special events, including season sneak peeks and finales, and dynamic conversations with some of the most prolific and creative directors, producers, writers and actors in television. Tribeca Tune In features six season premieres, three sneak peeks and season finales, three conversations and four special events.

Series Premieres
Animal Kingdom (TNT) premiere
SUNDAY 4/17, 2:30 PM, SVA1
Animal Kingdom stars Emmy® and Tony® winner Ellen Barkin as the matriarch of a Southern California family whose excessive lifestyle is fueled by their criminal activities, with Scott Speedman as her second in command and Shawn Hatosy also starring.
After the episode: Conversation with stars Ellen Barkin, Scott Speedman, Shawn Hatosy, and more.
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Greenleaf (OWN) premiere
WEDNESDAY 4/20, 5:00 PM, JOHN ZUCOTTI THEATER @ BMCC TRIBECA PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
Featuring Oprah Winfrey’s return to acting on television in a recurring role, the series takes viewers into the unscrupulous world of the powerful Greenleaf family and their Memphis megachurch where secrets and lies are as numerous as the faithful.
After the episode: Conversation with executive producer and actress Oprah Winfrey; executive producers Craig Wright and Clement Virgo and actors Merle Dandridge, Keith David and Lynn Whitfield.
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ROOTS
THURSDAY 4/21, 6:00 PM, SVA1
TFF attendees will get a special opportunity to see an episode of HISTORY’s eight-hour miniseries, Roots, in advance of its Memorial Day premiere. Roots is a historical portrait of American slavery that follows one family over many generations. Recounting the journey of one family and their will to survive, Roots is an inspiring story about the desire to carry on a legacy despite enormous hardship and inhumanity.
After the episode: Conversation with select cast and directors.
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The Night Manager (AMC) premiere
FRIDAY 4/15, 3:30 PM, SVA1
Based on the John Le Carré novel, this beautifully smart espionage drama directed by Susanne Bier follows a former British soldier. Learning to navigate the recesses of the intelligence community, he is pulled into an unimaginably deep international plot as he infiltrates the secret arms trade and goes down questionable paths himself.
After the episode:A conversation with director Susanne Bier and star Tom Hiddleston
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The Night Of (HBO) premiere
FRIDAY 4/22, 3:00 PM, SVA1
The Night Of delves into the intricacies of a complex New York City murder case with cultural and political overtones. The story examines the police investigation, the legal proceedings, the criminal justice system and the feral purgatory of Rikers Island, where the accused await trial for felony crimes.
After the episodes: Conversation with Steve Zaillian, Richard Price, John Turturro, Riz Ahmed
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Time Traveling Bong (Comedy Central) premiere
SATURDAY 4/16, 2:00 PM, SVA1
This 3 part limited mini-series world premiere centers on two cousins, played by Ilana Glazer and Paul W. Downs, who discover a time traveling bong and ride high as they blaze through time.
After the episode: A conversation with writers, producers and stars Ilana Glazer, Paul W. Downs and writer, director, producer Lucia Aniello, and moderated by Kelly Ripa.
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Season Sneak Peeks / Finales / Conversations
Broad City (Comedy Central) Season 3 Finale
SUNDAY 4/17, 4:20 PM, TRIBECA FESTIVAL HUB
Everybody’s favorite broads, Abbi and Ilana, bring their critically acclaimed raucous comedy back for the 3rd season as their characters continue to navigate life in their twenties in New York City while being led down unexpected and outlandish paths.
After the episodes: A conversation with writers, producers and stars Ilana Glazer, Abbi Jacobson, Paul W. Downs and writer, director, producer Lucia Aniello.
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This 3 part limited mini-series world premiere centers on two cousins, played by Ilana Glazer and Paul W. Downs, who discover a time traveling bong and ride high as they blaze through time.
After the episode: A conversation with Chef Grant Achatz and executive producers and creator David Gelb and episode director Brian McGinn.
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Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin star as Grace and Frankie, two women whose lives are suddenly turned upside down when their husbands Robert and Sol reveal they are gay and leave their wives for each other.
After the episodes: A conversation with stars Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin.
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Catastrophe (Amazon)
TUESDAY 4/19, 3:00 PM, SVA2
Series creators and stars of critically-acclaimed comedy Catastrophe Sharon Horgan and Rob Delaney discuss the process behind creating a whip smart show about an Irish woman and an American man who, after making a bloody mess as they struggled to fall in love in London, have embarked on a series of best-attempts to clear it up and generally do the right thing.
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Full Frontal (TBS) conversation
TUESDAY 4/19, 7:30 PM, SVA1
Samantha Bee is disrupting the tradition of late night television. The former longest-serving Daily Show correspondent brings her satirical humor to a conversation about creating nightly entertainment which goes beyond the surface in no holds barred segments on topics from the Syrian refugee crisis to the current political cycle along with her head writer Jo Miller.
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Odd Mom Out (Bravo) conversation
SUNDAY 4/24, 8:30 PM, SVA2
Bravo's half-hour scripted comedy, Odd Mom Out, stars acclaimed author Jill Kargman playing a satirical version of herself as she navigates the elite ecosystem of New York's Upper East Side, and the uber-wealthy mommy clique inhabiting this fantastically outrageous domain. Please join us for an exclusive opportunity to hear from Executive Producers Jill Kargman, Elisa Zuritsky (Sex and the City) and Julie Rottenberg (Smash).
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SPECIAL EVENTS
The Good Wife – A Farewell (CBS) conversation
SUNDAY 4/17, 5:00 PM, JOHN ZUCOTTI THEATER @ BMCC TRIBECA PERFORMING ARTS
Join us as we bid farewell to this fan favorite and critical darling with an exclusive sneak peek of an episode followed by a jubilant celebration and look back over the past seven years of the show.
After the episode: creators Robert & Michelle King, stars Julianna Margulies, Christine Baranski, Cush Jumbo and additional cast from the show
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Revisit one of the most visually and emotionally arresting shows on its fifteenth anniversary for a retrospective screening of the hauntingly brilliant final episode in which we said goodbye to the Fishers. Show creator Alan Ball provides an in depth live Director’s Commentary to reveal the process behind these beautiful moments on screen. Moderated by Matt Zoller Seitz, New York Magazine/Vulture.
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(Director: Ezra Edelman) — This is the story of O.J. Simpson, one of the most polarizing people of the twentieth century, and the city in which he lived for much of his life, Los Angeles. The film explores Simpson's rise and fall, centered around two of America's greatest fixations—race and celebrity. Screened in its entirety with breaks, food and drink included.
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For The Love of Spock is a documentary film about the life of Star Trek's Mr. Spock as well as that of Leonard Nimoy, the actor who played Mr. Spock for almost fifty years, written and directed by his son, Adam Nimoy.
After the screening: Actor and subject Zachary Quinto, Director Adam Nimoy and more.
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