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Mc queen

'McQueen': Tribeca Review

Groundbreaking fashion designer Alexander McQueen is profiled in this thrilling documentary

The proposal

'The Proposal': Tribeca Review

Documentary exploring the protected legacy of Mexican artist Luis Barragán

The seagull

'The Seagull': Tribeca Review

Saoirse Ronan and Annette Bening light up Michael Mayer’s screen version of the Chekhov play


'Diane': Tribeca Review

A septuagenarian widow is forced to take a hard look at her small town life


'Zoe': Tribeca Review

Drake Doremus treads familar ground in this robotic drama with Ewan McGregor and Lea Seydoux

Yellow is forbidden

'Yellow Is Forbidden': Tribeca Review

Eye-opening documentary about Chinese fashion designer Guo Pei

Kaiser (trunk films)

''Kaiser: The Greatest Footballer Never To Play Football': Tribeca Review

Documentary about a famous Brazilian footballer who never touched a ball

The serengeti rules

'The Serengeti Rules': Tribeca Review

Documentary exploring the work of ecologists in five locations across the globe

When lambs become lions

'When Lambs Become Lions': Tribeca Review

The story of a poacher and a gamekeeper in Northern Kenya give this documentary the air of a thriller

The saint bernard syndicate

'The Saint Bernard Syndicate': Tribeca Review

Shaggy dog story part-set in China’s Chongqing is a slow-burn charmer from Denmark’s Mads Brügger 


'Jellyfish': Tribeca Review

A troubled teenage girl finds her voice in standup comedy

Duck butter

'Duck Butter': Tribeca Review

Jay and Mark Duplass lend their support to Miguel Arteta’s fast-forward relationship drama


'O.G.': Tribeca Review

Documentarian Madeleine Sackler makes her feature debut with this drama shot inside a real-life prison

Smuggling hendrix

'Smuggling Hendrix': Tribeca Review

A Greek Cypriot man must rescue his beloved dog from Turkish-occupied territory

Tanzania transit

'Tanzania Transit': Tribeca Review

Passengers travelling by train across Tanzania paint a rich portrait of Africa

Blue night

'Blue Night': Tribeca Review

Sarah Jessica Parker enlists a starry cast of cameos to try her hand at a serious dramatic role

Ghostbox cowboy

'Ghostbox Cowboy': Tribeca Review

An American businessman struggles to make his fortune in the East

Virgins (courtesy of pyramide international)

'Virgins': Tribeca Review

Joy Rieger impresses as a bored teenager in a seaside town in Israel

Dry martina

'Dry Martina': Tribeca Review

An ageing former pop star attempts to bring some passion back into her life

Island of the hungry ghosts

'Island Of The Hungry Ghosts': Tribeca Review

Poetic profile of the forgotten asylum seekers detained on Christmas Island