Tuesday, April 2, 2013
Clint Eastwood, Whoopi Goldberg, Ben Stiller, Darren Aronofsky, Ethan Hawke, Gloria Steinem and More Announced For Tribeca Talk
The 2013 Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by American Express®, is pleased to announce its lineup for the 2013 Tribeca Talks® panel series. This year’s programs include the “Tribeca Talks: Directors Series” sponsored byOppenheimerFunds; “Tribeca Talks: After the Movie;” “Tribeca Talks: After the Movie, Beyond the Screens: The Artist’s Angle,” sponsored byOppenheimerFunds; “Tribeca Talks: Industry;” and “Tribeca Talks: Pen to Paper, hosted by Barnes & Noble.”
The “Tribeca Talks: Directors Series,” sponsored by OpperheimerFunds, will feature conversations among some of the most influential and creative minds in the film industry, the programs include: Clint Eastwood in conversation with Darren Aronofsky: Richard Linklater joining collaborators Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy for an in-depth conversation about Before Sunrise series; director Mira Nair and actress Bryce Dallas Howard discussing Nair’s career; and, Emmy Award®-winner Jay Roach’s chat with actor Ben Stiller.
Among the “Tribeca Talks: After the Movie” event panelists are Academy Award®-winner Whoopi Goldberg, Academy Award®-nominee Ellen Page, legendary author and activist Gloria Steinem and actor Adrian Grenier.
TFF also will feature four new films that will be shown at this year’s Festival, followed by conversations with their respective creators and topical experts. Paul Verhoeven’s Tricked will screen as part of the “Tribeca Talks: After the Movie” series, as will the documentaries How to Make Money Selling Drugsand Out of Print. Tribeca Talks conversation series will also present the world premiere screening of footage from the highly anticipated Beyond: Two Souls, a new interactive videogame. Finally, TFF recently announced that the world premiere of the documentary Eastwood Directs: The Untold Story will be followed by a conversation with legendary director himself as part of the “Tribeca Talks: Directors Series,” sponsored by OppenheimerFunds.
Rounding out TFF’s conversation series are: “ the Beyond the Screens: The Artist’s Angle” program, sponsored by OppenheimerFunds, which gives viewers an inside look at the lives of iconic artists and of the people they impact; the free “Tribeca Talks: Industry” panels designed for industry professionals to explore the evolving film business; and, finally, the free “Tribeca Talks: Pen to Paper” panels, hosted by Barnes & Noble, which focus on the creative writers and re-writers in the filmmaking industry.