Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Meet the 2013 Tribeca Filmmakers

  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Meet the Tribeca Filmmaker #12: Victor Kubicek and Derek Anderson Explore an Individual's Attempt to Fight Injustice in 'In God We Trust'

    Producers Victor Kubicek and Derek Anderson first rose to prominence in 2006 when they co-founded The Halcyon Company and Halcyon Games in 2006, the company that three years later would produce "Terminator Salvation," in addition to 2007's mockumentary "Cook Off." For the follow up to the release of...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Meet the 2013 Tribeca Filmmaker #11: Caradog James Returns With His A.I. Fueled Sci-Fi Drama 'Machine'

    Caradog James first began to consider filmmaking while working as a still photographer on sets in West Africa, soon after making a series of short films that screened throughout the festival circuit. His following feature debut, 2008's "Little White Lies," was selected as one of Variety's Top 10 Bri...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Meet the Tribeca Filmmakers #10: Meera Menon Creates A Picture of Idealized Youth and Female Friendship in 'Farah Goes Bang'

    After her family immigrated to the U.S. from India in the 1970s, Megan Menon split her time between Indian dance concerts, the mall and filming her friends in the backyard with her father's camcorders. She grew up in a house of artistsand now with "Farah Goes Bang," has finally finished her first fe...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Meet the Tribeca Filmmakers #9: Dave Carroll Reveals the Perceptual Limitations of 'Bending Steel'

    Dave Carroll makes his filmmaking debut with the documentary "Bending Steel," which follows Chris Schoeck who overcomes physical, mental and perceptual limitations to prove his superhuman strength. Both Carroll and Schoeck embarked on their dreams late in life, but "Bending Steel" reminds us that it...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Meet the 2013 Tribeca Filmmaker #8: Jacob Kornbluth Makes the Move to Documentaries For Economy Doc 'Inequality For All'

    Jacob Kornbluth's third film marks a dramatic change for the director from his previous two scripted releases "Haiku Tunnel" and "The Best Thief in the World." "Inequality For All" his third feature, is his first documentary and the heavy subject matter, focusing on the widening income gap in Americ...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Meet the 2013 Tribeca Filmmaker #7: Kat Coiro Continues Her Hot Streak With Justin Long, Evan Rachel Wood Starring 'A Case of You'

    Even if one hasn't seen any of the films by director Kat Coiro, it's almost impossible to not admire her amazing rise in the past few years, creating two shorts and three features since 2010, beginning with her short "Idiots" and the premiere of her first feature length "L!fe Happens," at the 2011 L...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Meet the 2013 Tribeca Filmmaker #6: David Zieff Chronicles the Life of an Extreme Sports Genius in 'McConkey'

    For almost three decades filmmaker David Zieff has been working in various facets of the film industry, with projects as varied as the Independent Spirit Awards Best Documentary winner "Crazy Love," recent Toronto entry "Paul Williams: Still Alive," and the Oscar winning doc "The Cove." All the whil...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Meet the 2013 Tribeca Filmmaker #5: Jessica Oreck Explores The Relationships Between Mammals in 'Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Cowboys'

    Jessica Oreck waited four years to release the follow-up to her SXSW premiering documentary film "Beetle Queen Conquers Tokyo," which traced the cultural ties between insects and Japan's fascination with them. While set far from her previous film's Japanese setting, "Aatsinki: The Story of Arctic Co...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Meet the 2013 Tribeca Filmmakers #4: Chiemi Karasawa Celebrates Broadway Legend 'Elaine Stritch'

    Documentary producer Chiemi Karasawa ("The Betrayal - Nerakhoon") makes his directorial debut with "Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me," about the Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress. The 87-year-old is most known for her performance in Stephen Sondheim's 1970 musical "Company," as well as her more recent par...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Meet the 2013 Tribeca Filmmakers #3: Daniel Patrick Carbone Explores the Challenges of Male Adolescence in 'Hide Your Smiling Faces'

    New Jersey-born filmmaker Daniel Patrick Carbone builds from his memories of youth to give an honest look into rural American life in his latest feature "Hide Your Smiling Faces." Inspired by the first films of Terrence Malick, Lynne Ramsay and Harmony Korine, the film takes a quiet, naturalistic ap...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Step BrothersWill Ferrell, John C. Reilly & Adam ...The Playlist
  • If I Stay, Chloe MoretzWatch: Chloe Moretz Falls In Love, Gets ...The Playlist
  • LatinoBuzz: Interview with Laura Checkoway ...SydneysBuzz