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2018 FILM GUIDE

SHOWING 24 FILMS IN THE SECTION 'TALKS'
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TRIBECA TALKS: 30 FOR 30 PODCAST - BIKRAM

  • Section: Tribeca Talks
  • Runtime: 60 minutes
ESPN’s 30 for 30 Podcasts will premiere its first serialized season this spring: five episodes that delve deep into the complicated world of Bikram Yoga, a community grappling with its identity and survival amid sexual assault allegations against its charismatic founder, Bikram Choudhury. Reporter and producer Julia Lowrie Henderson and host and editor Jody Avirgan will discuss their experience diving into this powerful story that offers timely lessons for how we think about sports, gender, power and community, as well as play exclusive clips from the upcoming season. They will also be joined by ESPN Films’ Senior Producer Erin Leyden and NFL Films Coordinating Producer Ken Rodgers to examine the differences between producing audio versus visual documentaries and how these distinct mediums affect the stories that are ultimately selected and how they are told. Read More

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TRIBECA TALKS: DIRECTOR'S SERIES - ALEXANDER PAYNE WITH DICK CAVETT

  • Section: Tribeca Talks: Director's Series
  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 60 minutes
Academy Award-winner Alexander Payne will discuss his career as the writer/director of notable satires and dark comedies Election, Citizen Ruth and Downsizing, as well as family comedy-dramas The Descendants, About Schmidt and Nebraska. Payne will be joined by the renowned comedian and former television host,Dick Cavett, whose work on the Dick Cavett Show landed him three Emmy Awards. The two Nebraska natives will discuss their lives as creators and the nuances of telling a great story. Read More

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TRIBECA TALKS: DIRECTOR'S SERIES - JASON REITMAN WITH TAMARA JENKINS

  • Section: Tribeca Talks: Director's Series
  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 95 minutes
Following the New York Premiere of his film Tully, writer, director, and producer Jason Reitman will sit down with revered writer/director Tamara Jenkins (The Savages, Slums of Beverly Hills) to discuss his latest film, as well as his eminent career as the writer/director of witty, satirical indie comedies such as Thank you For Smoking and Up in the Air. Reitman’s collaborations with screenwriter Diablo Cody have produced such memorable films as Young Adult and Juno, the latter of which was Roger Ebert’s favorite film of 2007. Nominated for four Academy Awards by the age of 32, and the winner of a Golden Globe for best screenplay for Up in the Air, Reitman has established himself as a formidable voice in independent filmmaking. Read More

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Following the New York Premiere of his film Tully, writer, director, and producer Jason Reitman will sit down with revered writer/director Tamara Jenkins (The Savages, Slums of Beverly Hills) to discuss his latest film

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TRIBECA TALKS: DIRECTOR'S SERIES - LAURA POITRAS WITH SHEILA NEVINS

  • Section: Tribeca Talks: Director's Series
  • Runtime: 60 minutes
Academy Award-winning filmmaker, journalist and artist Laura Poitras has spent her career uncovering America’s hidden truths. Her film Citizenfour won an Oscar for best documentary feature, and My Country, My Country was an Academy Award nominee in 2007. Poitras received the George Polk Award for National Security Journalism and in 2014 she shared the Pulitzer Prize for public service. She is the co-creator of the visual journalism project Field of Vision. Read More

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TRIBECA TALKS: DIRECTOR'S SERIES - LESLI LINKA GLATTER WITH CLAIRE DANES

  • Section: Tribeca Talks: Director's Series
  • Runtime: 60 minutes
Virtuosic filmmaker Lesli Linka Glatter is one of the most prolific television directors in the industry, with more than 100 hours of episodic television, seven Emmy nominations and 2 DGA Awards under her belt. Her impressive and innumerable directorial credits include: Twin Peaks, Freaks and Geeks, Gilmore Girls, The West Wing, Mad Men and Homeland, for which she is also an executive producer. To discuss her illustrious career, Lesli will be joined by her Homeland collaborator and esteemed actress Claire Danes, whose versatility and tenacity as a performer has garnered her three Emmy Awards, four Golden Globes and two SAG Awards. These two seminal and intrepid women will discuss their impressive careers and the trails they’ve blazed for women in a profession that continues to be dominated by men. Read More

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TRIBECA TALKS: DIRECTOR'S SERIES - NANCY MEYERS WITH CARRIE RICKEY

  • Section: Tribeca Talks: Director's Series
  • Runtime: 60 minutes
Trailblazing writer, director and producer Nancy Meyers will discuss her illustrious body of work with the astute and distinguished film critic and writer Carrie Rickey, whose body of work explores art that reflects the female experience. Together, they will walk through Nancy’s prolific career, from her auspicious debut as the co-screenwriter of the groundbreaking film Private Benjamin, which earned her an Academy Award nomination for Best Original Screenplay, to her landmark work as the writer/director of such films as It’s Complicated, Something’s Gotta Give and The Intern. Meyers has the uncanny ability to tap into the very heart of modern relationships, and her films have chronicled women and men, at work and in love, in a singular fashion that makes each film instantly recognizable as a Nancy Meyers movie. Read More

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It’s impossible for producers to listen to the vast amount of new music being uploaded online daily. That's why multi-platinum music producer Alex da Kid partnered with IBM Watson, allowing him to efficiently sift through the vast and endless catalogue of artists that lives online and uncover the perfect collaboration for his newest single. Alex da Kid and IBM developer Joshua Carr will speak to the role AI technology played in their talent discovery process. Following the conversation, there will be a live performance of the song that came to fruition with the help of IBM’s cutting-edge technology. Read More

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Augmented Reality (AR) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) are two tech advances with the potential to fundamentally change society. AR layers digital information onto our actual reality, while AI allows machines to learn in an unprecedented way. How are these innovative technologies being used to forge new methods of storytelling, and are they the future of immersive entertainment? Panelists include Fable Studios co-founder Edward Saatchi, Asad J. Malik, the creator of Terminal 3, an interactive AR documentary which is world premiering in the Tribeca Immersive program, Jessica Brillhart Founder and Director of Vrai Pictures, and Director of Product at IBM Watson Developer Labs & AR/VR Labs Michael Ludden. Moderated by Manager of Interactive Programs at Tribeca Film Institute Zeina Abi Assy. Read More

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Blockchain was originally devised for the digital currency Bitcoin, but the tech community is now finding other potential uses for the technology, from feeding digital kittens to funding films. Blockchain-based funding has the potential to enable new and creative stories to be financed that might have been turned away by Hollywood studio executives. Blockchain technology is being positioned to disrupt the traditional method of financing and distribution in the film world, but what does this mean for the industry? Panelists include the writer/director of Braid Mitzi Peirone. Read More

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TRIBECA TALKS: FUTURE OF FILM - EDUCATION AND ADVOCACY IN VR

  • Section: Tribeca Talks
  • Release Year: ____
  • Runtime: 45 minutes
Virtual Reality is creating new and unique opportunities for teachers, creators, advocates and audiences to connect in meaningful ways. Leaders in the field will show how VR is forging new means to immerse its viewers in issues in order to inspire, educate and effect change. Panelists include the creator of SPHERES: Pale Blue Dot, Eliza McNitt, the co-creator of 1000 Cut Journey, Courtney Cogburn, Executive Producer of Oculus VR for Good, Amy Seidenwurm, and the executive producer of This is Climate Change and senior VP of and TV and Film at Participant Media, Elise Pearlstein. Read More

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