The Apple Store, SoHo, and the Apple Store, West 14th Street, welcome the Tribeca Film Festival. Filmmaking events and workshops. April 19–April 27
Tribeca Film Festival and Apple
The Apple Store, SoHo, and the Apple Store, West 14th Street, are proud to take part in the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival. To celebrate the spirit of independent filmmaking, we’re hosting free events and workshops from April 19 through April 27. And everyone’s invited to attend.
Grab a seat for an exclusive Meet the Filmmakers session — presented by Apple and Indiewire — and hear the film industry’s leading actors, writers, directors, and producers discuss their latest projects. Or you can attend a What’s New in Filmmaking event — or one of our other great workshops — offered during the festival. And be sure to download the official Tribeca Film Festival app from the App Store.
Meet the Filmmakers
In the Meet the Filmmakers series, some of the leading actors, writers, directors, and producers in the film industry take us behind the scenes of their latest film projects.
Tom Berninger, Matt Berninger, and Marshall Curry, Mistaken for Strangers
Join director Tom Berninger, executive producer Marshall Curry (Street Fight, If a Tree Falls), and Matt Berninger (lead singer of The National) as they discuss their documentary Mistaken for Strangers. Shot while Tom Berninger was working as a roadie for his brother Matt’s band, The National, the film offers an inside look at the critically acclaimed indie rock outfit during their recent High Violet tour.
Friday, April 19, 6:00 p.m.
Zoe Kazan, Steven Berger, Robin Schorr, and Jenée LaMarque, The Pretty One
Join actress Zoe Kazan, producers Steven Berger and Robin Schorr, and filmmaker Jenée LaMarque as they discuss their drama The Pretty One. The film explores the consequences of a woman’s decision to assume her more successful twin sister’s identity after the sister’s death.
Saturday, April 20, 4:30 p.m.
Alastair Siddons, Emile
Abinal, and special guests, Inside Out: The People’s Art Project
Join filmmaker Alastair Siddons, producer Emile Abinal, and some special guests as they discuss the film Inside Out: The People’s Art Project. This amazing documentary tracks the evolution of the world’s largest participatory art project, which uses giant portraits to motivate communities to define their most important causes.
Sunday, April 21, 6:00 p.m.
Jack Reynor and Lenny Abrahamson,
What Richard Did
Join actor Jack Reynor and filmmaker Lenny Abrahamson (Adam & Paul and Garage) as they discuss their new film, What Richard Did. The film focuses on gifted student Richard Karlsen (Reynor) whose last summer before university is thrown into chaos by an accidental killing.
Tuesday, April 23, 7:00 p.m.
Adrian Grenier and Matthew Cooke, How to Make Money Selling Drugs
Join producer Adrian Grenier (star of Entourage) and filmmaker Matthew Cooke as they discuss their revealing documentary How to Make Money Selling Drugs. The film examines the war on drugs through a series of interviews with drug dealers, prison employees, and lobbyists arguing for tougher drug laws.
Friday, April 26, 6:00 p.m.
Amy Morton, Lance Edmands, Louisa Krause, and Emily Meade, Bluebird
Join filmmaker Lance Edmands (editor of Tiny Furniture) and actresses Amy Morton (Up in the Air), Louisa Krause (Martha Marcy May Marlene), and Emily Meade as they discuss their rural drama Bluebird. In the film, one woman’s tragic mistake shatters the community of a Maine logging town.
Friday, April 19, 7:00 p.m.
Thomas Haden Church and Emanuel Hoss-Desmarais, Whitewash
Join actor Thomas Haden Church (Sideways) and filmmaker Emanuel Hoss-Desmarais as they discuss their black comedy Whitewash. In the film, a man trying to survive a harsh Canadian winter finds himself in an unexpected place when a meeting with a stranger leads to an accidental death.
Saturday, April 20, 6:00 p.m.
Kate Elliott and Danny Mulheron, Fresh Meat
Join actress Kate Elliott and filmmaker Danny Mulheron (Rage, screenwriter of Meet the Feebles) for a discussion about their outrageous comedy Fresh Meat. The film follows a gang of criminals who takes a Māori family hostage, only to discover that their “victims” might actually be cannibals.
Tuesday, April 23, 5:30 p.m.
Penn Badgley and Daniel Algrant, Greetings from
Join actor Penn Badgley (Gossip Girl) and filmmaker Daniel Algrant as they discuss their film Greetings from Tim Buckley. The drama chronicles musician Jeff Buckley’s efforts to come to terms with his late father’s legacy, leading up to Jeff’s legendary 1991 performance of Tim’s songs.
Thursday, April 25, 6:00 p.m.
Michael Angarano and Craig Zisk, The English Teacher
Join actor Michael Angarano and filmmaker Craig Zisk as they discuss their lively comedy The English Teacher, which also stars Julianne Moore and Greg Kinnear. The film follows an English teacher whose small town life is disrupted when a former student returns home, having failed as a playwright in New York.
Saturday, April 27, 6:00 p.m.
Head over to the Apple Store, SoHo, for another stellar lineup from the Tribeca Film Festival. Grab a seat to hear Thomas Haden Church, Zoe Kazan, Adrian Grenier, Michael Angarano, Amy Morton, and other celebrated actors, writers, directors, and producers discuss their latest projects and answer your questions. Or come learn the ins and outs of Final Cut Pro X, explore filmmaking on iPad, and more. Below you’ll find the complete schedule of free workshops and events you can attend from April 19 through April 27.
At the Apple Store, West 14th Street, we couldn’t be more excited to collaborate with the Tribeca Film Festival for the ninth straight year. We’re hosting a variety of events and workshops to help you become an even better filmmaker. During our What’s New in Filmmaking series, you’ll hear from industry insiders on a range of topics and trends — from visual effects and lighting techniques to storytelling and the creative process. Below you’ll find the complete schedule of free workshops and events you can attend from April 19 through April 27.