Tribeca fest to screen 47 shorts
Program includes Oscar winner 'The New Tenants'The 2010 Tribeca Film Festival, running April 21-May 2 in lower Manhattan, will present 47 short films, including Joachim Back's "The New Tenants," which just won the Oscar for best live action short.
They will be presented in six thematic programs, which will include 21 world premieres, a record number for the festival.
The line-up includes films directed by Kirsten Dunst, Ken Jacobs, Max Hoffman, James Cromwell and Joshua Bell, and performances by Anthony Hopkins, Harry Dean Stanton, Vincent D'Onofrio, Lukas Haas, Brian Geraghty, David Thewlis, Bobby Cannavale, Mariska Hargitay, Jesse L. Martin, Christopher Meloni, Sam Rockwell and Jesse Eisenberg.
Returning TFF directors include Jacobs, Domenica Scorsese, Rodney Evans, Mark Street, Jean-Gabriel Periot, Tal Rosner, Bill Morrison, Thomas Hefferon and Sara Zandieh.