Tribeca 2018: Richard Raymond talks Souls of Totality

As the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival kicked off, director Richard Raymond spoke with Solzy at the Movies about the short film, Souls of Totality. Thanks for joining us today.  How are things treating you? Richard Raymond:  Very well.  This is my first major film festival for any of my films.  I couldn’t be happier.  I’m so proud of the team and everyone’s effort to be here. It’s been great—really great. How much of a thrill…

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Tribeca 2018: Rachel Myers talks Wendy’s Shabbat

Wendy’s Shabbat filmmaker Rachel Myers chatted with Solzy at the Movies prior the film holding its New York premiere at the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival. Thanks for joining us today.  How are things treating you? Rachel Myers:  Fantastic.  It’s a sunny day here in Los Angeles so never complained here. How thrilled are you to be making the New York premiere of Wendy’s Shabbat at the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival? Rachel Myers:  It took my breath…

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Tribeca 2018: What I’m Looking Forward To

The 2018 Tribeca Film Festival kicks off this week with the world premiere of Love, Gilda at the Beacon Theatre.  The festival runs April 18-29, 2018. There’s a lot that I’m looking forward to covering but most importantly, Disobedience is the film that hits home the most as an Orthodox Jewish transgender woman.  In the follow up to the Oscar-winning A Fantastic Woman, Sebastián Lelio directs Rachel Weisz, Rachel McAdams, and Alessandro Nivola. As with anyone…

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Tribeca 2018: Feature Lineup Announced

The Tribeca Film Festival announced the lineup for the 17th edition running April 18-29, 2018.  The feature film slate includes 96 films with a record 46% directed by women.  With films selected from 27 countries the lineup includes 75 World Premieres, 5 International Premieres, 9 North American Premieres, 3 U.S. Premieres, and 4 New York Premieres.  Of the 103 filmmakers, 46 are first-time filmmakers with 18 Tribeca veterans returning to the fest. Love, Gilda was previously…

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Love, Gilda to open 2018 Tribeca Film Festival

Love, Gilda has been announced as the Opening Night selection of the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival. The 17th installment of the Tribeca Film Festival will see the world premiere of Love, Gilda, on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at the Beacon Theatre in New York City.  CNN Films presents the feature length documentary– produced by 3 Faces Films in association with Motto Pictures–that offers a glance into the life of comedian Gilda Radner.  Before Radner was…

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Crowdfunding for SXSW and Tribeca

When it comes to traveling to all of the major film festivals, one almost has no choice but to turn to crowdfunding unless they have a day job that helps cover the costs. Sundance was an absolute blast and you can find the reviews of the films I saw linked under my Film Festival Movie Reviews page.  There’s nothing like the absolute thrill of discovering new gems that I would likely have never even heard…

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