Latest Tribeca Film Institute Stories

2014-06-04 08:27:38

NEW YORK, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Montblanc honored acclaimed film producer Jane Rosenthal with the Montblanc de la Culture Arts Patronage Award at a private ceremony last night at the Stephan Weiss Studio in New York City to celebrate her passion and commitment for arts and culture. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140604/94151Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140604/94152 Rosenthal joined the prestigious ranks of past Montblanc de la Culture winners,...

2014-04-07 12:27:26

Heineken Brings Green Room Sessions, #15SecondPremiere and the 3rd Annual VOCES Celebration to this Year's Festival WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Heineken(®), the official beer sponsor of the Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), announced enriched event experiences that will take consumers from passive observers to active participants at this year's Festival. These experiences, taking place over the duration of the Festival from April 16 - April 27, 2014 in New York City, include...

2014-01-23 08:26:53

Jon Hamm, Michelle Williams, Paul Rudd, Keri Russell, Bill Hader, Rosario Dawson, Salman Rushdie & Others Unite to Raise Funds NEW YORK, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Adrienne Shelly Foundation (ASF), a non-profit organization dedicated to the memory of actor/filmmaker Adrienne Shelly (Waitress), launched its 7(th) annual Celebrity Auction today with support from prominent celebrities across the entertainment, literary, sports, business and political arenas. The auction is open to bidders...

2011-04-25 07:30:00

NEW YORK, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Heineken USA is expanding its longstanding partnership with the Tribeca Film Festival by establishing the Heineken Voces Grant in support of American Latino filmmakers. Heineken Voces is a grant under the Tribeca Film Institute Latin American Media Fund, that will carry the mission of encouraging Hispanic filmmakers to redefine, invent, explore and create visions and stories that reflect their diverse cultures. The grant will further the fund's...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.