Tribeca Film Festival: Spotlight on Shorts

Photo+02+-+BoogalooIt’s only twelve days until the Tribeca Film Festival opens. This year’s crop of films might make 2015 one of the best lines up yet. While you’re checking out the independent features and documentaries, don’t forget to see some of Tribeca’s exciting short films—of which there are many. But, don’t despair, Tribeca makes it easy by grouping the shorts by theme.

Below are Tribeca’s offering for this year’s crop of shorts, including the 2015 Oscar nominated short Boogaloo and Graham.

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SHORTS: BE YOURSELF 

Personal stories about self-identity are the focus of these documentary shorts.

American Renaissance

Live Fast, Draw Yung Eternal Princess

All-American Family

Elder

My Enemy, My Brother

 

SHORTS: FAMILY DYNAMICS 

Relationships are often complicated, particularly so for the characters in this short program.

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SexLife,

Merry Xmas

SexLife,

A Boy’s Life

The Arrest

Birthday

Personal Development

The Parker Tribe

 

SHORTS: FML 

This thought-provoking program curated for a contemporary audience that lives online ponders, “Does technology rule, or rule us?”

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Rita Mahtoubian is Not a Terrorist

Cafe Glass

Rita Mahtoubian is Not a Terrorist

The Girlfriend Experience

The Evolution of a Gen-X Music Purchaser.

Aphasia

Like

Ghettotube

 

SHORTS: GALLERY OPENING 

This combination of artistic and cerebral docs and narratives will captivate you with some very visual storytelling.

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Catwalk

Future Relic 03

Where We Begin

The Artist Is Absent

Walter Potter: The Man Who Married Kittens

Les Bosquets

 

SHORTS: HOME IMPROVEMENT 

Home is where the heart in these short docs.

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The Lights

The Gnomist

The House is Innocent

Interview With a Free Man

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The Trials of Constance Baker Motley

 

SHORTS: INTERFERENCE 

Some are futuristic, others fatalistic, but always expect the unexpected in this group of shorts.

Nostradamus

Nostradamus

Grow

The Shaman

Warning Labels

A Mighty Nice Man

Foul

Listen

Nostradamus

 

SHORTS: NY – DAILY GRIND 

Life in New York is tough but the subjects of these documentary shorts are up to the challenge.

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Man Under

We Live This

Better to Live

What Lies Beneath The Sky

Man Under

Last Call

The Many Sad Fates of Mr. Toledano

 

SHORTS: NY – DOUBLE ESPRESSO 

Our popular New York narrative program returns with everyday life imagined–past, present, and future.

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Wrapped

Early Sunday Morning

The Statistical Analysis of Your Failing Relationship

Let’s Not Panic

Blitz

George and the Vacuum

Wrapped

Stop

Best Man Wins

 

SHORTS: TIGHTROPE 

Life is a delicate balancing act in these short films.

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The Kiss

The Kiss

Big Boy

Boogaloo and Graham

The Way of Tea

Kingdom of Garbage

Bandito

Last Base

 

 

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