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SHOWING 210 FILMS FROM THE FESTIVAL YEAR 2012

ADIRAKE

  • Release Year: 2011
  • Runtime: 6 minutes
  • Directed By: Andinh Ha and Tati Barrantes
  • Country: Thailand
Following the tsunami that claimed the lives of his parents, Adirake searches for the white elephant his mother spoke of in this coming-of-age story.

Screening as part of the Shorts: Fallout program. |Read More

ALEKESAM

  • Release Year: 2011
  • Runtime: 34 minutes
  • Directed By: Jason Bergh
  • Country: USA
Alekesam is the story of Hugh Masekela, an international jazz icon and apartheid activist who was exiled from his homeland South Africa for 30 years, and his son Selema, who attempts to embrace the roots of his identity through music and reconnect with his father.

Screening as part of the Shorts: Triptych program. |Read More
Documentary, Music

ALL IN

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 107 minutes
  • Directed By: Daniel Burman and Daniel Burman
  • Country: Argentina
Professional poker player Uriel has been on a real hot streak—with the ladies—since his marriage fizzled out. But in between growing his online gambling business and helping to raise his kids, Uriel has rediscovered his old pre-marriage flame, Gloria…. Starring the great Valeria Bertuccelli (XXY) and Oscar-winning songwriter Jorge Drexler, this romantic comedy from Daniel Burman (Lost Embrace) unfolds in the acclaimed director's signature style: poignant, natural, and bitingly funny. |Read More
Comedy, Relationships

ALL THAT WAY FOR LOVE

  • Release Year: 2011
  • Runtime: 20 minutes
  • Directed By: Henry Mason and Henry Mason
  • Country: U.K.
A young Irishman traveling All That Way For Love across the African continent to get to his doctor girlfriend hitches a ride with a nomadic older couple and becomes embroiled in their complicated history.

Screening as part of the Shorts: Fallout program. |Read More
Drama

ALL THE LINES FLOW OUT

  • Release Year: 2011
  • Runtime: 21 minutes
  • Directed By: Charles Lim Yi Yong and Charles Lim Yi Yong
  • Country: Singapore
In the man-made water passages of hyper-modern Singapore, a seemingly innocent activity triggers a mysterious event, which leads to a search and eventual surrender.

Screening as part of the Shorts: Journeys Across Cultural Landscapes program. |Read More
Documentary

ANGST

  • Release Year: 2011
  • Runtime: 8 minutes
  • Directed By: León Rechy and León Rechy
  • Country: Mexico
After participating in an execution by lethal injection, a doctor is so overcome by Angst that he decides to find a way out.

Screening as part of the Shorts: Character Flaws program. |Read More
Drama

ANY DAY NOW

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 97 minutes
  • Directed By: Travis Fine
  • Country: USA
In the late 1970s, when a mentally handicapped teenager is abandoned, a gay couple takes him in and becomes the family he's never had. But once the unconventional living arrangement is discovered by authorities, the men must fight a biased legal system to adopt the child they have come to love as their own. Alan Cumming and Garret Dillahunt star in TFF alum Travis Fine's (The Space Between) touching and occasionally incendiary drama. |Read More

APPLE STORE PANEL: 2 DAYS IN NEW YORK

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 45 minutes
  • Country: USA
Join writer, director, and actor Julie Delpy for a discussion of her new film, 2 Days in New York, the follow-up story to her well-received 2 Days in Paris. We follow Marion (Delpy), now split from Jack and living in New York with their child. Her family decides to visit, and she's unaware that the cultural differences between her new American boyfriend (Chris Rock), her father, and her sister Rose—added to the stress of her upcoming photo exhibition—will make for an explosive mix. |Read More

APPLE STORE PANEL: JACK AND DIANE

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 45 minutes
  • Country: USA
Join filmmaker Bradley Rust Gray (The Exploding Girl) and actor Riley Keough (The Runaways) for a discussion of their new drama, Jack and Diane. The film follows two teenage girls, Jack (Keough) and Diane (Juno Temple), who meet in New York City and spend the night kissing ferociously. When Diane reveals she must soon leave the city for school in Europe, their budding relationship is put to the test. Weaving horror elements into a distinctive yet universal love story, Gray brings his unique vision to this idiosyncratic story of the joys and terrors of first love. |Read More

APPLE STORE PANEL: MANSOME

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 45 minutes
  • Country: USA
Join Oscar-nominated documentary filmmaker Morgan Spurlock (The Greatest Movie Ever Sold, Super Size Me), actor Will Arnett (Up All Night), and producer Ben Silverman for a discussion of Mansome, Spurlock's new documentary on men's grooming habits. |Read More

APPLE STORE PANEL: NANCY, PLEASE

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 45 minutes
  • Country: USA
Join debut director Andrew Semans, producer Vinay Singh, and cast members including Will Rogers and Santino Fontana for a discussion of their new film, Nancy, Please. This smart, stunning psychodrama revolves around Paul, who teaches literature at Yale and has just moved in with his longtime girlfriend after finally shedding his casually sinister roommate, Nancy. There's just one thing. Paul left an item of great importance at his old apartment, Nancy doesn't want to give it back, and Paul's life is about to unravel as a result. |Read More

APPLE STORE PANEL: PICTURE PARIS

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 45 minutes
  • Country: USA
Join actor Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep) and director Brad Hall (SNL) as they discuss their short film, Picture Paris. With her son leaving for college, an ordinary suburban mom (Louis-Dreyfus) compensates for her empty nest by planning a life-changing trip to Paris. When her plans go hilariously awry, she finds herself wondering if she'll ever have what she really desires: Love, passion, revenge... and Paris. |Read More

APPLE STORE PANEL: SIDE BY SIDE

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 45 minutes
  • Country: USA
Join director Chris Kenneally and industry experts for a discussion of the documentary Side by Side, produced and presented by Keanu Reeves. The film takes us on a journey through the rise of digital filmmaking, and addresses the aesthetic implications caused by the transition away from traditional film. |Read More

APPLE STORE PANEL: SLEEPLESS NIGHT

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 45 minutes
  • Country: USA
Join filmmaker Frédéric Jardin for a discussion of his film Sleepless Night. It's the story of a botched drug heist with dangerous implications: One of the drug carriers escapes after stabbing the robbers and seeing their faces. The robbers are then left in possession of the drugs—which belong to a mob boss who will do anything to retrieve his property. |Read More

APPLE STORE PANEL: STRUCK BY LIGHTNING

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 45 minutes
  • Country: USA
Join Golden Globe winner Chris Colfer (Kurt on Glee) and director Brian Dannelly for a discussion of their new coming-of-age comedy, Struck By Lightning. Starring and produced by Colfer, this film tells the story of Carson Phillips (Colfer) who (after being struck and killed by lightning) explains how he blackmailed his classmates into contributing to his literary magazine. |Read More

APPLE STORE PANEL: THE FIVE-YEAR ENGAGEMENT

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 45 minutes
  • Country: USA
Join filmmaker Nicholas Stoller (The Muppets, Forgetting Sarah Marshall) as he discusses his irreverent comedy The Five-Year Engagement. Beginning where most romantic comedies end, the film looks at what happens when an engaged couple, played by Jason Segel and Emily Blunt, keeps getting tripped up on the long walk down the aisle. |Read More

APPLE STORE PANEL: THE GIANT MECHANICAL MAN

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 45 minutes
  • Country: USA
Join actor Jenna Fischer (The Office) and director Lee Kirk as they discuss their new film, The Giant Mechanical Man, an offbeat romantic comedy about a silver-painted street performer and the soft-spoken zoo worker who falls for him. |Read More

APPLE STORE PANEL: TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL SNEAK PEEK

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 60 minutes
  • Country: USA
Join the Tribeca Film Festival Sneak Peek to get a glimpse of the work by filmmakers who are showing this year, including the documentary films The Russian Winter (director Petter Ringbom), Sexy Baby (directors Jill Bauer and Ronna Gradus), and Let Fury Have The Hour (director Antonino d'Amrosio). Also showing in the Sneak Peek are the narrative feature Stones in the Sun (director P. Benoit) and indie film First Winter (director Benjamin Dickinson). |Read More

APPLE STORE PANEL: TRISHNA

  • Release Year: 2012
  • Runtime: 45 minutes
  • Country: USA
Join actor Freida Pinto (Slumdog Millionaire, Rise of the Planet of the Apes) for a discussion of her Michael Winterbottom-directed drama, Trishna. The film details the tragic relationship between the son of a property developer and the daughter of an auto rickshaw owner. It's also an adaptation of the Thomas Hardy novel, Tess of the D'Urbervilles. |Read More