What it's about: Juliette: CATS
Andy: Love and death
About the filmmaker: Juliette: Beauty and the beast.
What else do you want audiences to know about your film? Andy: This originally started off as a 10 minute project about the Minneapolis Internet Cat Video Film Festival but as soon as we were in the presence of Lil Bub I got goosebumps and knew that it could be a feature.
What was your biggest challenge in developing this project? Juliette: The ending.
What would you like Tribeca audiences to come away with after seeing your film? Juliette: Overwhelming happiness and joy.
Did any specific films inspire you? Andy: Definitely E.T.
What do you have in the works? Andy: Grumpy Cat Strikes Back.
Indiewire invited Tribeca Film Festival directors to tell us about their films, including what inspired them, the challenges they faced and what they're doing next. We'll be publishing their responses leading up to the 2013 festival.