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    Robert De Niro and Jane Rosenthal Explain Why the Tribeca Film Festival Isn't Going Anywhere

    When the Tribeca Film Festival was launched in 2002, few insiders were more skeptical about its long-term prospects than co-founder Robert De Niro.

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    Meet the 2014 Tribeca Filmmakers #40: Juan Pablo Cadaveira Follows Famous Fighter for 'Maravilla'

    Born and raised in Buenos Aires, Juan Pablo Cadaveira comes from a background of editing narrative, documentaries and commercials. As an editor, he has worked on “Handsome Harry” (Tribeca Film Festival), “History Detectives” (PBS series); and documentary "License to Thrive: Title IX at 35". “Maravil...

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    Meet the 2014 Tribeca Filmmakers #39: Brin Hill Chased Snow for 'In Your Eyes,' Written By Joss Whedon

    Writer-director Brin Hall is bringing his first feature since 2008 to Tribeca this year, after working as a writer on films like "Won't Back Down" and "Battle of the Year." Looking to Soderbergh for inspiration and working with writer Joss Whedon ("The Avengers," "The Cabin in the Woods," and "Toy...

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    Meet the 2014 Tribeca Filmmakers #38: Alonso Ruizpalacios Writes a Love Letter to Mexico City with 'Gueros'

    A ridiculous number of obstacles stood (and still stand) in Alonso Ruizpalacios' way as he takes black-and-white feature "Gueros" to Tribeca and the world. The TV screenwriter from Mexico City has a lot of heart behind this project, as well as one of the most unconventionally inspiring answers to th...

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    Meet the 2014 Tribeca Filmmakers #37: Alan Hicks' 'Keep On Keepin' On' Came With Steep Learning Curves

    For someone who says he has "zero experience in the industry," Alan Hicks seems set to secure success at Tribeca this year. His feature debut "Keep On Keepin' On" follows 89-year-old jazz legend Clark Terry (Quincy Jones's first teacher) over four years.

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    Meet the 2014 Tribeca Filmmakers #36: Lou Howe Overcame Winter in NYC for 'Gabriel'

    Native New Yorker Lou Howe brings "Gabriel" to Tibeca, a dramatic feature debut that has been in the works for years. He got his start in fiction writing and has been writing and directing TV movies and shorts. He also served as the first assistant editor for 2008's documentary "The Windmill Movie."...

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    7 LGBT Films To See At Tribeca (Plus Interviews With All Their Filmmakers)

    This year's Tribeca Film Festival has an impressive amount of LGBT-related programming...

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    Tribeca Film Festival: Jane Rosenthal on the Future of Film and Why Story Still Matters

    We talk to Tribeca Film Festival co-founder and CEO Jane Rosenthal about how the festival has embraced technology and new forms of storytelling.

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    Top Highlights from Aspen Shortsfest Screenwriting Panel Featuring Writers of 'Dallas Buyers Club,' 'Elementary' and 'M.A.S.H.'

    Aspen Shortsfest Special Presentation called "Writing for the Screen: How to Create Characters and Keep Your Friends" with Craig Borten, Peter Blake, and David Pollock.

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    Telluride Film Festival Now Open for Entries

    The Telluride Film Festival is a must-attend cinema celebration that unspools over one long weekend in the mountains of Colorado. Now in its 41st year, the fest has officially announced its call for entries in all categories including student, short and feature-length films.

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