20 Movies We Can't Wait to See at Tribeca Film Festival 2018

From Australian zombie thrillers to docs on everything from Ed Sheeran to Air Jordans – our picks for the downtown NYC film fest

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'Mapplethorpe'
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Christopher Saunders9/20

'Mapplethorpe'

He's already had a stem-to-stern docu-dossier (check out the wonderful, thorough Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures if you haven't yet); now one of the most important photographers of the 20th century and the man who made a name for himself by capturing beauty in the gay BDSM world gets the inevitable biopic. Former TARDIS-hopper turned The Crown's royal rascal Matt Smith plays Robert Mapplethorpe on the cusp of discovering his artistic voice; Imposters regular Marianne Rendón plays Patti Smith; and New York plays a sleazier, cooler, artistically freer version of itself. DF

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