Tribeca Film Festival Announces 2013 Dates and Call for Submissions
Tribeca Film Festival, presented by founding sponsor American Express, has announced that the 12th annual TFF will be held April 17-28, 2013, in New York City; and the programming team has provided submissions info for narrative and documentary features as well as short films.
In addition, TFF and Bombay Sapphire gin announced a new transmedia program with an award launching at the 2013 Festival that will celebrate new trends in digital media and recognize these transmedia creators who employ an innovative, interactive web-based or multi-platform approach to story creation. Through open submissions, selections will be presented to the public at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival. Ingrid Kopp, Director of Digital Initiatives for the Tribeca Film Institute, the year-round not-for-profit affiliate of Tribeca Enterprises, joins the Tribeca Film Festival programming team to collaborate on the initiative.
Along with Kopp, the full Tribeca programming team, led by Geoffrey Gilmore, Chief Creative Officer of Tribeca Enterprises, is comprised of Artistic Director Frédéric Boyer, who joined TFF last year, Director of Programming Genna Terranova, Programmer Cara Cusumano, and Shorts Programmer Sharon Badal.
Deadlines to submit U.S. and international films for the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival are as follows:
September 17, 2012 – SUBMISSIONS OPEN
October 19, 2012 – EARLY DEADLINE: FEATURES, SHORTS, AND TRANSMEDIA PROJECTS
November 30, 2012 – OFFICIAL DEADLINE: ALL FEATURES, SHORTS, AND TRANSMEDIA PROJECTS
December 28, 2012 – LATE DEADLINE: AVAILABLE TO FEATURE LENGTH FILMS ONLY
Starting September 17, 2012, submission forms and complete information regarding eligibility for the 2013 TFF will be available at the official Tribeca Film Festival website. Questions regarding submissions may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 212.941.2305.
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