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TFF to open with Nas documentary ‘Time Is Illmatic’

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The Tribeca Film Festival (TFF) today announced that the world premiere of the documentary Time is Illmatic, will open the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival on Wednesday, April 16. The film follows the trajectory of Nas’ 1994 landmark debut album, Illmatic– widely considered one of the most important and revolutionary albums in hip-hop.

TFF Highlight: ESPN presents basketball documentary ‘Lenny Cooke’

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The 9 films in this year’s Tribeca/ESPN Sports Film Festival featured 5 new titles and 4 selections from ESPN Films’ upcoming series ‘Nine for IX.’ Jane Rosenthal, Katarina Witt, Willie Geist and Libby Geist celebrated the Tribeca Film Festival premiere of Nine for IX at the official after-party on Saturday, April 20th. Guests toasted to the film with specialty CIROC Vodka cocktails at  […]

SourceTV Exclusive: PSY explains how youtube changed his life

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Psy’s new song “Gentlement” is causing quite a stir on the net. The 2013 Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Awards honored our 2012 International Artist of the year Psy at the NYU Stern School of Business on April 26. With the first YouTube video to reach 1 billion views, South Korean pop artist Psy has become an ambassador for his country […]

SourceTV: Adrian Grenier talks new documentary ‘How to Make Money Selling Drugs’

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The Source Magazine was on the red carpet for the Tribeca Film Festival premiere of Adrian Grenier’s latest production “How to Make Money Selling Drugs.” The film was written and directed by Grenier’s longtime collaborator and friend Matthew Cooke. Film Synopsis: A shockingly candid examination of how a street dealer can rise to cartel lord with […]

SourceTV: Director Adam Bhala Lough talks skateboarding doc ‘The Motivation’

Adam Bhala Lough (“The Carter”) returned to the Tribeca Film Festival last week with “The Motivation” an inspiring, behind-the-scenes look at the remarkable legacy of skateboarding, as eight of the world’s best skateboarders prepared for the annual street league competition held in New York. Founded by Rob Dyrdek of MTV’s “Rob & Big,” Street League is where true […]

SourceTV: Pro Skateboarder Nyjah Huston talks documentary ‘The Motivation’

Adam Bhala Lough (“The Carter”) returned to the Tribeca Film Festival last week with “The Motivation” an inspiring, behind-the-scenes look at the remarkable legacy of skateboarding, as eight of the world’s best skateboarders prepared for the annual street league competition held in New York. Founded by Rob Dyrdek of MTV’s “Rob & Big,” Street League is […]

2012 Tribeca Film Festival Closing Night: “Marvel’s The Avengers”

The 2012 Tribeca Film Festival closed with a bang last night. Marvel’s The Avengers took New York by storm with their last major press event for the film after an epic world tour. A few of the film’s stars walked the red carpet including Robert Downey Jr. (Iron Man), Mark Ruffalo (The Hulk), Chris Hemsworth […]

TheSource.com Sits Down With Kevin Hart!

Kevin Hart is having a great year. He has two films out this month: Think Like A Man and The Five-Year Engagement. The Source Magazine had the opportunity to sit down with Kevin during the press junket for his new film The Five-Year Engagement, in which he plays Doug a Ph.D student in Violet Barnes’ […]