Press Lounge at the Tribeca Festival Hub

Spring Studios, 50 Varick Street, Fifth floor
Accessible to all press badge holders
Press Department:  646 741 3089

Press Registration & Lounge Hours
April 13–17 | 12pm–5pm
April 18–28 | 8:30am–6pm
April 29 | 10am–3pm

The Tribeca Press Lounge services include access to computers, internet, and press releases and materials. Our Press Department staff is on hand to assist with interview requests and provide up-to-date information on press screenings, events, and interview opportunities.

Check in daily for current screening and event information. The Press Department will provide any schedule changes that may have occurred overnight

Interview Spaces
The Roxy Hotel (2 Sixth Avenue): The Festival offers complimentary space that can be reserved by the films to conduct interviews. Many films will hold media days and conduct interviews here.

Red Carpet & Photo Calls
The Festival hosts arrival media opportunities for filmmakers and cast members who are in town for the premiere of their films. Daily media advisories will be issued with details on these premieres, arrivals, and other events.

All media must contact Anoushka Yousuf (yousuf@sunshinesachs.com) to request access to cover these opportunities. The Festival will do its best to honor all requests. However, space is limited, and occasionally requests may be denied.

BADGE BENEFITS AND POLICIES
Hudson Press Badge Benefits

  • Access for one (1) to all pre-Festival press screenings.
  • Access for one (1) to all Evening/Weekend and Matinee Screenings
  • Access for one (1) to all Tribeca Talks® panels and Tribeca TV events.
  • Access for one (1) to all Tribeca TV screenings/events as well as N.O.W (New Online Work) showcase and special screenings.
  • Access for one (1) to Tribeca Immersive including Virtual Arcade with Storyscapes, and Tribeca Cinema360 Theater. Admittance is granted on a space available basis.
  • Access for one (1) to Tribeca Games® events.
  • Access for one (1) to all Press and Industry Screenings.
  • Access for one (1) to the Tribeca Festival Hub located at Spring Studios including The Nespresso Lounge, Festival Lounge, and the Tribeca Rooftop.
  • Access to the Online Screening Library to view available films.
  • Invitations to select Filmmaker and Industry special events (subject to availability and at the Festival’s discretion.)
  • Beacon Theatre events are ticketed separately. Access is not included with any badge.
  • The Hudson Press badge is not transferable and requires a photo

Franklin Press Badge Benefits

  • Access for one (1) to all pre-Festival press screenings.
  • Access for one (1) to all Matinee screenings beginning prior to 5:30pm Monday through Friday at Cinepolis and Regal Battery Park. A ticket is required for all other screenings and ticketed events. Additional Franklin eligible screenings will be announced at the start of the Festival.
  • Access for one (1) to all Press and Industry Screenings.
  • Access for one (1) to Tribeca Immersive including Virtual Arcade with Storyscapes, and Tribeca Cinema360 Theater, subject to availability.  
    • The press team will have reserved slots and limited tickets upon request.
    • In addition, Franklin badge holders can stand in line for access via badge entry, you must be in line 30 minutes prior and access will be granted on a space available basis. More information will be sent to you if you selected Immersive as an interest in your credential applications.
  • Access to Day-of tickets: Franklin badgeholder may present badge at any festival box office location and receive a complimentary ticket to available screenings on day of the desired screening. If a screening is on RUSH, badgeholder may wait in rush line and is exempt from paying should tickets become available. This benefit does NOT entitle badge-holder to priority in Rush line. Excludes Tribeca Talks, Tribeca TV, Gala Screenings, Special Events and screenings/events at the Beacon Theatre.
  • Access for one (1) to all Tribeca Talks®: Master Classes and Future of Film talks, subject to available seating.
  • Access for one (1) to the Tribeca Festival Hub located at Spring Studios including The Nespresso Lounge, Festival Lounge, and the Tribeca Rooftop.
  • Access to the Online Screening Library to view available films.
  • Invitations to select Filmmaker and Industry special events (subject to availability and at the Festival’s discretion.)
  • Excludes all Tribeca Talks® panels and Tribeca TV screenings, these events require a ticket, requests can be made to the press office.
  • The Franklin Press badge is not transferable and requires a photo.
  • Beacon Theatre events are ticketed separately. Access is not included with Press Passes.

Chambers Press Badge Benefits

  • Access for one (1) to all pre-Festival press screenings.
  • Access for one (1) to all Press & Industry Screenings.
  • Access for one (1) to the Tribeca Festival Hub located at Spring Studios including The Nespresso Lounge, Festival Lounge, and the Tribeca Rooftop.
  • Access for one (1) to all Tribeca Talks®: Master Classes and Future of Film talks, subject to available seating.
  • Access to the Press & Industry Online Screening Library.
  • Chambers Press Badge holders may not occupy a seat at any public screening without a ticket
  • The Chambers Press badge is not transferable and requires a photo.
  • Beacon Theatre events are ticketed separately. Access is not included with Press Passes.

NOTE: All badge holders must be present in line at the venue fifteen (15) minutes prior to Press & Industry Screenings start times and thirty (30) minutes prior to all other scheduled start times.

Event Press Badge:

  • Access to red carpets arrivals and press conferences for which press has RSVPed in advance to Anoushka Yousuf (yousuf@sunshinesachs.com) and received emailed confirmation.

Publicist Badge Benefits
• Access to all Festival venues for work purposes only
• Public screening theater access to clients’ screenings only. Badgeholder may NOT occupy a seat without a ticket and must exit at the start of the film.

• Access for one (1) to all Press & Industry Screenings