'Phoenix' is the story of an Auschwitz survivor’s struggle to regain her identity, yet German filmmaker Christian Petzold’s noir-style movie is also a profound commentary on the lasting effects of the Nazi era on the German people.
At the core of Stanley Nelson’s 'The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution' is the allure of power and beauty, of young black men and women garbed in dark leather, their Afros like great crowns upon their heads.
Thirty feature-length films by women directors, co-directors and writer-directors were screened at the Tribeca Film Festival this year, which represents a little more than a third of the slate of 97 features.
This is a record year for Italian films at the Tribeca Film Festival. Four narrative features are by Italian and Italian-American directors: Laura Bispuri’s Sworn Virgin and Reed Morano’s Meadowland screen in Narrative Competition, and Paolo and Vittorio Taviani’s Wondrous Boccaccio and Saverio...