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Diverse Programming at the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival, April 18-29, 2018

The Tribeca Film Festival, founded in 2001, an annual celebration of film, music and culture, will be held this year on April 18-29 in New York. This year’s themes reflect the diversity of the film program including African American, Asian, Female Directors, Latin, LGBT, Tribeca Film Institute Supported among others. It is well known for being a diverse international film festival that supports emerging and established directors. This year’s African American Themed Films include: The Gospel According to André, Little Woods, Nigerian Prince, The Rachel Divide, Say Her Name: The Life and Death of Sandra Bland and more. Asian & Asian American Themed Films include: Ghostbox Cowboy, Ryuichi Sakamoto: Coda, The Saint Bernard Syndicate, Yellow is Forbidden and more. Female Directors Themed Films include: All About Nina, All These Small Moments, Amateurs (Amatörer), Bathtubs Over Broadway, Braid, Cargo and more. Latin and Spanish language Themed Films include: Dry Martina, Sunday's Illness (La Enfermedad del Domingo), Home + Away, You Shall Not Sleep (No dormirás) and more. LGBTQ Themed Films include: Mapplethorpe, Call Her Ganda, Duck Butter, Every Act of Life, The Miseducation of Cameron Post and more. Jewish Themed Films include: Love, Gilda, Wendy's Shabbat, Disobedience and more. Middle Eastern Themed Films include: The Man Who Stole Banksy, Welcome Home, The Feeling of Being Watched, House Two, Time for Ilhan and more. For more information and full lineup visit: