International Politics Invade Tribeca

Wood, Mark Dundus
May 2006
Back Stage East;5/11/2006, Vol. 47 Issue 19, p9
Trade Publication
The article reports on the fifth Tribeca Film Festival. This fifth-anniversary installment saw the festival bursting its seams with 170 plus features and shorts. The memory of 9/11 was marked by many of the festival's offerings most prominently the controversial film, "United 93," by Paul Greengrass. Tribeca has also become a fully international festival, with 40-50 countries represented each year. The Founders Award for best narrative feature went to director Tristan Bauer's "Blessed by Fire." The best documentary feature award was presented to Deborah Scranton's "War Tapes." "When I Came Home," directed by Dan Lohaus, received the NY Loves Film Documentary award.


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