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Jenna Ortega, Kristen Stewart, and Lily Gladstone Shine at Tribeca Festival 2024

The Tribeca Festival 2024 is set to captivate audiences with its eclectic mix of films, including the highly anticipated world premieres of documentaries and feature films starring Jenna Ortega, Kristen Stewart, and Lily Gladstone. This year’s event will kick off with an engaging documentary about fashion icon Diane von Furstenberg, adding a touch of glamour to the festival’s diverse offerings.

The 23rd iteration of the renowned Tribeca Festival, a staple of New York’s cultural scene, will feature an array of compelling documentaries and narrative films. Among the highlights are the world premieres of Liza: A Truly Terrific Absolutely True Story about Liza Minnelli, Satisfied focusing on Renee Elise Goldsberry, and 1-800-ON-HER-OWN profiling Ani DiFranco. The festival will also spotlight the ’80s phenomenon with BRATS about the Brat Pack.

In addition to documentaries, the festival will showcase narrative films such as Jazzy, featuring Lily Gladstone; Daddio, with Dakota Johnson and Sean Penn; and Sacramento, a Michael Angarano film starring Kristen Stewart alongside Michael Cera and Maya Erskine. Jenna Ortega will grace the screen in Tiffany Paulsen’s seasonal tale, Winter Spring Summer or Fall.

Adding a comedic twist to the lineup, Group Therapy and Outstanding: A Comedy Revolution will feature stars like Neil Patrick Harris, Lily Tomlin, and Wanda Sykes, offering festivalgoers a blend of laughter and introspection. Music enthusiasts will also find their niche with documentaries on Linda Perry (Let It Die Here) and Avicii (I’m Tim).

Reflecting on this year’s theme, Jane Rosenthal, Tribeca’s co-founder and CEO, emphasized the festival’s role in mirroring contemporary culture and fostering unity through storytelling. Cara Cusumano, the festival’s director of programming, highlighted the competitive selection process from over 13,000 submissions, which has brought some of the most unique and provocative films to the forefront.

With its first competitive Viewpoints section, the 2024 festival promises to be a landmark event, featuring films from 114 filmmakers across 48 countries, all competing for recognition in an innovative interdisciplinary showcase.

For more detailed insights into this year’s star-studded lineup and to explore the films featured at Tribeca 2024, visit the official festival website.

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