Tribeca Film Festival 2012: Documentaries

Find documentaries playing at this year's Tribeca Film Festival, and buy tickets. (Tickets are on sale exclusively to American Express cardmembers from April 10-15.)



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Ballroom Dancer

  • Rated as: 3/5

Tempers run high in this intimate doc about a former dance champion. Ten years ago, Ukrainian Slavik Kryklyvyy won the International Latin dance championships. Now he’s back and determined to

Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey: movie review

  • Rated as: 2/5

In most respects, Journey has followed the same path as many other arena-rock acts: Having hit big in the ’70s and ’80s, the group watched its future dim as internal strife made it hard to push

High Tech, Low Life

  • Rated as: 3/5

“I used to be a nobody until I discovered the Internet,” says Chinese blogger Zhou Shuguang. A citizen journalist and determined self-promoter whose efforts put him frequently at odds with his

The Revisionaries

  • Rated as: 2/5

Don McLeroy is an amiable man—a good dentist to his patients, an enthusiastic Sunday-school teacher and an impassioned leader of the Texas State Board of Education. He also happens to be a Young

Sexy Baby

Filmmakers Jill Bauer and Ronna Gradus investigate a cultural shift in the sexual landscape.

Town of Runners

  • Rated as: 3/5

What are they raising their kids on in Bekoji? The remote Ethiopian town at the end of a dirt road nearly 200 miles from the capital Addis Ababa has produced some of the world’s best distance

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