15 Films We Can't Wait to See at Tribeca Film Festival 2016

From a punk comedy starring Green Day's frontman to a 'Ghostbusters' doc, our picks for the downtown NYC film fest

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Nate Harrison10/15


How you feel about Demetri Martin's big-screen move into triple-threat Woody Allen territory will depend on your love for the absurdist, deadpan humor of his stand-up and TV show. Fans, however, should be over the moon with his directorial debut about a New York cartoonist dealing with the death of his mom and a professional/personal depressive funk. Potential salvation comes, as it so often does, in the form of a trip to Southern California and a young blonde woman (Community's Gillian Jacobs) he meets at a house party. The duo have a genuine onscreen chemistry, which goes a long way — as does Kevin Kline's performance as Martin's dry, befuddled dad. DF

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