Tribeca Film Festival organisers announced on Friday (April 3) that select programming from the recently postponed 19th annual festival will be presented online later this month, including two strands open to the public.
Tribeca Immersive, NOW Creators Market, Industry Extranet resource hub, Tribeca X programme, and juried and art awards will all proceed in a virtual capacity.
Accredited press and industry will be able to access all five programmes, while the public will be able to view Immersive and Tribeca X content.
“This is not the [rescheduled] postponed festival,” said festival director Cara Cusumano, referring to the 19th annual edition of the festival that had been scheduled to run from April 15-26 and was postponed on March 12 amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
”This is what we could move forward with most immediately. We’re meeting and talking and collaborating about [a physical festival] all the time, but until we…