Don’t count the 2020 Tribeca Film Festival out. Select programming from the 19th edition of will be presented online during the period when the main festival was scheduled to take place, April 15-26, 2020.
While the dates for the main festival are to be announced, Tribeca affirmed its support of filmmakers and creators that embody the Festival’s innovative spirit.
Outlined below is the programming:
Tribeca Immersive’s Cinema360
Tribeca Immersive’s Cinema360 – publicly available, consumer-focused and accessible on Oculus TV, Oculus Go and Oculus Quest starting April 17. Tribeca is one of the first and only festivals to introduce this curated immersive experience to consumers.
Jury and Art Awards
Winners for all categories, including Tribeca X, will be announced via tribecafilm.com within the window of the original festival dates
Among the creative community joining the jury this year are: Danny Boyle, Aparna Nancherla, Regina Hall, Yance Ford, Lucas Hedges, Pamela Adlon, Marti Noxon, Asia Kate Dillon and Sheila Nevins.
N.O.W. Creators Market
Private industry-only online market that brings together storytellers to pitch new projects to a wide-range of industry executives
Industry Extranet Resource Hub
Industry-facing access to select films and programs
Tribeca X Awards
Finalists will be showcased publicly on www.tribecafilm.com as of Friday, April 3
In addition, Tribeca has already launched these proactive initiatives:
A Short Film a Day Keeps Anxiety Away – a daily curated online short film series featuring select award winning shorts and online premieres from multiple Tribeca alumni
Soundtrack Sunday – live performances and celebrity soundtrack selections happening across Tribeca social media channels
#TribecaTakeoutChallenge – an Instagram call-to-action campaign to inspire people to support their local restaurants while watching their favorite film.