Posts Tagged ‘Tribeca Film Festival’

New York Family: Weekend Planner, April 27-29

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New York Family’s highlight reel for what to do this weekend By Meghan Gearino I know we say it all the time, but this weekend we mean it with yell-it-from-our-walk-ups fervor. IT IS GREAT TO LIVE IN NEW YORK! Need evidence? The list below—which sports an eclectic batch of family festivals celebrating cherry blossoms, kindie [&hellip
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Tribeca Film Festival Rings in 10th Year

Written by NYPress on . Posted in Downtown Social, Lifestyle, Our Town Downtown

VANITY FAIR Opening Night Party For The TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL Started in the wake of 9/11 in an attempt to revitalize Lower Manhattan, the Tribeca Film Festival returned for its 10th season this year. From April 18-29, the festival dominates the Downtown area with a range of events, from premieres and after-parties to panels and outdoor film screenings, like the classic Goonies. Photos courtesy of [&hellip
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The Voice Heard Around the Upper West Side

Written by West Side Spirit on . Posted in Arts West Side Spirit, Lifestyle, Our Town, Uncategorized, West Side Spirit

Meet Michael McGlone By Andrea Barbuti If you hear a distinctive voice in Central Park reciting, “Could switching to Geico really save you 15 percent or more on car insurance?” it’s probably the real thing. “The Geico guy,” as many people around the country know him, makes his home on the Upper West Side. Besides [&hellip
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New York Family: A Family Guide to the Tribeca Film Festival

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The five movies you shouldn’t miss By Kat Harrison for New York Family Magazine Born in the tragic wake of 9/11, the Tribeca Film Festival (TFF) shows its true colors with consistently fresh programming. Now in its 11th year, the festival—which takes place April 18-29—received its highest number of submissions yet (almost 6,000!). And after [&hellip
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The Arts Mingle In Tribeca

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    Since its inception in 2002 the Tribeca Film Festival has hosted hundreds of films made hundreds film makers from around the world, and one of its longest traditions is the Artists Awards Program. The program, sponsored by Chanel, announced that Peter Dayton, Walton Ford, Stephen Hannock, JR, Kim Keever, Clifford Ross, Nathan Sawaya, Cindy [&hellip
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Downtown Alliance Kicks Off Holiday Shopping Campaign and Welcomes New Connection Fleet

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Lower Manhattan DOWNTOWN ALLIANCE KICKS OFF HOLIDAY SHOPPING CAMPAIGN AND WELCOMES NEW CONNECTION FLEET Last week, the Downtown Alliance launched its fourth annual Holiday Shopping campaign. Alongside print and outdoor advertising, direct mailings and promotions, the Alliance has released the 2012 Lower Manhattan Shopping & Dining Guide, designed to showcase the district’s 1,300 options for [&hellip
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Cannes Import: Tribeca Film Festival Welcomes New Artistic Director

Written by Marissa Maier on . Posted in Arts & Film, Blog, Film

The Tribeca Film Festival (TFF) announced this week that Frederic Boyer, who recently ran the Directors’ Fortnight at the Cannes Film Festival, has been named the artistic director of TFF. Boyer, 52, has served as artistic director and head of programming for the Directors’ Fortnight since 2009. From 2004 to 2008, he was the head [&hellip
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