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2018 FILM GUIDE

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BLOWIN' UP

  • Section: Documentary Competition
  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 94 minutes
  • Directed By: Stephanie Wang-Breal
  • Country: USA
In a courtroom in Queens, women facing prostitution charges may earn a chance at redemption thanks to an experimental program established by a team of rebel heroines working to change the system. Read More

SCREENING TIMES

SAT4/216:30 PMCinépolis Chelsea 8CIN-08PASSED
SUN4/223:00 PMRegal Cinemas Battery Park 11-10REGAL-10PASSED
MON4/235:15 PMCinépolis Chelsea 1CIN-01PASSED
WED4/255:15 PMRegal Cinemas Battery Park 11-6REGAL-06PASSED
New York, Experimental, Documentary, Female Director(s), NY Director(s), Female Screenwriter(s), Asian American Director(s)
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CALL HER GANDA

  • Section: Documentary Competition
  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 98 minutes
  • Directed By: PJ Raval
  • Country: USA, Philippines
When a transgender Filipina woman is found dead in a motel room with a U.S. Marine as the leading suspect, grassroots activists demand accountability. The ensuing case lays bare a constellation of social and political tensions between the United States and the Philippines. Read More

SCREENING TIMES

THU4/196:00 PMCinépolis Chelsea 7CIN-07PASSED
FRI4/205:00 PMCinépolis Chelsea 6CIN-06PASSED
SAT4/215:30 PMRegal Cinemas Battery Park 11-4REGAL-04PASSED
TUE4/249:15 PMCinépolis Chelsea 2CIN-02PASSED
SUN4/298:30 PMRegal Cinemas Battery Park 11-4REGAL-04RUSH
Documentary, LGBT, Asian American Director(s), Tribeca Film Institute Alumni
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ISLAND OF THE HUNGRY GHOSTS

  • Section: Documentary Competition
  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 94 minutes
  • Directed By: Gabrielle Brady
  • Country: Germany, UK, Australia
Christmas Island, Australia, is home to one of the largest land migrations on earth—that of forty million crabs journeying from jungle to sea. But the jungle holds another secret: a high-security facility that indefinitely detains individuals seeking asylum. Read More

SCREENING TIMES

THU4/197:30 PMCinépolis Chelsea 3CIN-03PASSED
FRI4/206:15 PMRegal Cinemas Battery Park 11-1REGAL-01PASSED
SAT4/213:15 PMCinépolis Chelsea 5CIN-05PASSED
SAT4/285:45 PMRegal Cinemas Battery Park 11-3REGAL-03RUSH
Drama, Environmental, Female Director(s), First Time Filmmaker, Female Screenwriter(s)
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THE MAN WHO STOLE BANKSY

  • Section: Documentary Competition
  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 90 minutes
  • Directed By: Marco Proserpio
  • Country: Italy
In 2007, the anonymous graffiti artist Banksy painted a series of political works around Palestine, only to have them cut down and sold off to the highest bidder. The resulting narrative is a stylish examination of public space and the commodification of street art. Read More

SCREENING TIMES

FRI4/206:15 PMCinépolis Chelsea 2CIN-02PASSED
SAT4/218:45 PMRegal Cinemas Battery Park 11-3REGAL-03PASSED
MON4/234:15 PMCinépolis Chelsea 4CIN-04PASSED
THU4/266:15 PMRegal Cinemas Battery Park 11-1REGAL-01RUSH
Documentary, First Time Filmmaker
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MOMENTUM GENERATION

  • Section: Documentary Competition
  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 103 minutes
  • Directed By: Jeff Zimbalist and Michael Zimbalist
  • Country: USA
In the 1990s, a band of teen surfers came together on the north shore of Oahu. Their unbridled talent and strong bonds of friendship would bring professional surfing to new heights. But as their stars rose, those bonds would be tested. Read More

SCREENING TIMES

SAT4/212:30 PMSVA Theater 1 SilasSVA1-SilasPASSED
SUN4/227:00 PMCinépolis Chelsea 9CIN-09PASSED
TUE4/246:45 PMRegal Cinemas Battery Park 11-11REGAL-11PASSED
FRI4/276:30 PMRegal Cinemas Battery Park 11-5REGAL-05FREE W/ TICKET
Drama, Tribeca Film Festival Alumni
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NO GREATER LAW

  • Section: Documentary Competition
  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 89 minutes
  • Directed By: Tom Dumican
  • Country: UK, USA
In Idaho’s rugged Treasure Valley, the Followers of Christ believe in God, family, and faith healing. As an investigation into the community’s high mortality rate closes in on the church, one patriarch fights for his right to his faith. Read More

SCREENING TIMES

THU4/196:30 PMCinépolis Chelsea 8CIN-08PASSED
FRI4/208:00 PMRegal Cinemas Battery Park 11-9REGAL-09PASSED
SAT4/212:00 PMCinépolis Chelsea 6CIN-06PASSED
WED4/258:00 PMCinépolis Chelsea 6CIN-06LIMITED
Documentary, First Time Filmmaker
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PHANTOM COWBOYS

  • Section: Documentary Competition
  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 93 minutes
  • Directed By: Daniel Patrick Carbone
  • Country: USA
This searing documentary, which spans nearly a decade, is a meditation on youth, tradition, and the evolving hopes and dreams of modern adolescents in the forgotten industrial towns across America. Read More

SCREENING TIMES

SUN4/225:15 PMCinépolis Chelsea 7CIN-07PASSED
MON4/236:15 PMRegal Cinemas Battery Park 11-1REGAL-01PASSED
TUE4/248:00 PMRegal Cinemas Battery Park 11-9REGAL-09PASSED
FRI4/275:00 PMCinépolis Chelsea 6CIN-06FREE W/ TICKET
Drama, NY Director(s), Sports, Tribeca Film Festival Alumni
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THE RACHEL DIVIDE

  • Section: Documentary Competition
  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 100 minutes
  • Directed By: Laura Brownson
  • Country: USA
Rachel Dolezal became infamous when she was unmasked as a white woman living as the black head of her local N.A.A.C.P. chapter. This portrait cuts through the very public controversy to reveal Dolezal’s motivations. Read More

SCREENING TIMES

MON4/236:00 PMSVA Theater 1 SilasSVA1-Silas (NOTE)PASSED

After the screening: A conversation with director, Laura Brownson, executive producer and Academy Award Winner, Roger Ross Williams, producer Bridget Stokes and editor, Jeff Gilbert. Moderated by acclaimed director and producer, Lisa Cortes.

TUE4/246:00 PMCinépolis Chelsea 9CIN-09PASSED
WED4/255:30 PMRegal Cinemas Battery Park 11-1REGAL-01PASSED
THU4/263:45 PMCinépolis Chelsea 2CIN-02LIMITED
Documentary, Female Director(s)
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TANZANIA TRANSIT

  • Section: Documentary Competition
  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 75 minutes
  • Directed By: Jeroen van Velzen
  • Country: Netherlands
A train journey across Tanzania captures a microcosm of the country’s contemporary in Tribeca alum Jeroen van Velzen's captivating and visually stunning road movie. Read More

SCREENING TIMES

FRI4/206:45 PMCinépolis Chelsea 3CIN-03PASSED
SAT4/212:45 PMRegal Cinemas Battery Park 11-3REGAL-03PASSED
MON4/238:00 PMCinépolis Chelsea 6CIN-06PASSED
FRI4/278:00 PMRegal Cinemas Battery Park 11-9REGAL-09FREE W/ TICKET
Documentary, Tribeca Film Festival Alumni
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UNITED SKATES

  • Section: Documentary Competition
  • Release Year: 2018
  • Runtime: 90 minutes
  • Directed By: Tina Brown and Dyana Winkler
  • Country: USA
Credited with incubating East Coast hip-hop and West Coast rap, America’s roller rinks have long been bastions of regional African-American culture, music, and dance. As rinks shutter across the country, a few activists mount a last stand. Read More

SCREENING TIMES

THU4/198:30 PMCinépolis Chelsea 7CIN-07PASSED
FRI4/208:00 PMCinépolis Chelsea 6CIN-06PASSED
SAT4/218:30 PMRegal Cinemas Battery Park 11-4REGAL-04PASSED
WED4/257:15 PMCinépolis Chelsea 4CIN-04RUSH
SUN4/299:45 PMRegal Cinemas Battery Park 11-11REGAL-11RUSH
Documentary, LGBT, Music, Female Director(s), NY Director(s), First Time Filmmaker, Female Screenwriter(s), Asian American Director(s)
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