2008 Tribeca Movie Preview
Speed Racer follows Speed in his thunderous Mach 5 on his quest for glory. The live action adventure, starring Emile Hirsch, Christina Ricci and Susan Sarandon, features revolutionary visual effects and cutting-edge storytelling that have become the benchmarks of the Wachowski brothers' films.
Funny ladies Tina Fey and Amy Poehler team up to tell the hilarious story of two women, one apartment, and the nine months that will change their lives: Baby Mama. The comedy flick opens the festival with a red carpet premiere on April 23rd.
Mariah Carey makes her return to the big screen in this dramatic road movie. When two brothers return to their hometown to find their estranged father, they are joined by a woman (Carey) running from her abusive husband, and the truth of their journey comes to light.
I Am Because We Are
Madonna moves behind the camera to expose the tragic stories of the millions of Malawi children orphaned by AIDS, offering both a call to action and a revelatory personal journey.
Evan Rachel Wood, Amanda Peet and Luke Wilson lend their A-list voices to this animated flick, which tells the story of an alien girl on the idyllic planet Terra, who must fight off the Earthlings yearning to live on her planet.
Chiwetel Ejiofor stars as a Jiu-jitsu teacher forced into the ring to fight after an accident changes his life dramatically. The film also stars Emily Mortimer, Joe Mantegna and Tim Allen.