Sweet Trailer…’Starred Up’

Back in November we posted some news about the gripping British film Starred Up and today Tribeca Film has given those curious about the picture the first trailer. Starred Up is about ultra-violent 19-year-old Eric (Jack O’Connell) who is prematurely transferred to the same adult prison facility as his estranged father (Ben Mendelsohn). As his explosive […]

Tribeca Film Acquires North American Rights to ‘Listen Up Philip’

Following on the successful run at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival, and rave reviews that followed, Tribeca Film has acquired North American rights to Alex Ross Perry’s Listen Up Philip. The acclaimed dark comedy stars Jason Schwartzman, Elisabeth Moss, Jonathan Pryce, Krysten Ritter, Joséphine de La Baume, Dree Hemingway, and Jess Weixler. Written and directed […]

Sweet Trailer…’Palo Alto’

Gia Coppola, granddaughter of legendary filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola, has already been making a name for herself with her debut film Palo Alto. The film, based on stories from James Franco’s book of the same name, chronicles the complicated ties and heightened emotions among a group of high school students. This dark drama is centered […]

Sweet Trailer…’Maladies’

Well I guess two bits of news about James Franco just aren’t enough this week. Today we have the trailer for another Franco picture (this one coming sooner than Palo Alto and something a little more light-hearted from the sound of it), the off-beat and quirky looking indie Maladies. It looks to be quite a […]

Gia Coppola’s Directorial Debut ‘Palo Alto’ Brings James Franco’s Short Stories to the Big Screen

James Franco is everywhere these days and up next he’ll star in Gia Coppola’s acclaimed debut feature film Palo Alto. The film screened last year in the Venice, Telluride and Toronto Film Festivals and is based on several linked stories in James Franco’s book of the same name. The story, a James Franco and Rabbit […]

Tribeca Film Acquires British Drama ‘Starred Up’

Tribeca Film recently announced it had acquired North American rights to Scottish director David Mackenzie’s award-winning gritty prison drama Starred Up, which stars Jack O’Connell (“Skins”, Angelina Jolie’s upcoming Unbroken), Ben Mendelsohn (The Dark Knight Rises, The Place Beyond the Pines), and Rupert Friend (“Homeland”). Starred Up is about ultra-violent 19-year-old Eric (O’Connell), who is prematurely […]

Exploring The Digital Revolution – Clips From Keanu Reeves' Doc 'Side By Side'

Keanu Reeves and Chris Kenneally’s upcoming documentary Side By Side chronicles the debate over the digital revolution in filmmaking. Essentially the duo ask an important question: Will film survive? In anticipation  of the release of the doc (stop what you’re doing and check out the trailer here), last week Tribeca.com began their month long series of posts which highlight some of […]

Tribeca Film Acquires Paul Dano Led 'For Ellen'

Last week, Tribeca Film acquired all North American rights to For Ellen, a deeply felt dramatic study of a father’s efforts at reconciliation with his young daughter. The film, which premiered at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival, is Kim’s follow-up to independent standouts Treeless Mountain and In Between Days.  Bradley Rust Gray and Jen Gatien […]

Sweet Trailer…'Sleepless Night'

The first US, not to mention highly praised, trailer for Tribeca Film’s Sleepless Night has hit the web. Written & directed by French filmmaker Frédéric Jardin and co-written by Nicolas Saada, the film follows a police officer (played by Tomer Sisley) who gets mixed up with a night club owner/drug lord. When he’s double crossed […]