Tribeca’s dizzying third year slateJuly 1st, 2004 | John Pavlus
New York City: the one place on earth that may, at least in the eyes of its own citizens, come close to being all things to all people. Dizzying variety in every direction has always been at once the draw and curse of the placeand so too has it been for the annual Tribeca Film Festival, which took over its namesake Manhattan neighborhood for the third time this May.
The Documentary Doctor suggests a middle pathJuly 1st, 2004 | Fernanda Rossi
Dear Doc Doctor:
Should I provide subtitles for the subjects in my documentary who speak Spanglish, or other "hybrid" languages in America? I heard sub-titled films are harder to distribute.
Spike Lee comes full circleJuly 1st, 2004 | Rebecca Carroll
I met Spike Lee for the first time in the fall of 1989 at the University of New Hampshire, where Id recently transferred from, at an event in his honor hosted by the Black Student Union.
Controversial films suggest a new trendJuly 1st, 2004 | Matt Dunne
Theres an old adage in the business world that you should never risk offending a client by talking about religion or politics. What to make of the film industry, then, which in recent months appears to be dispensing with that particular rule of etiquette?