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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'McQueen'
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'McQueen'

From a chubby kid with a talent for old-school, Saville Row-style tailoring to the four-time British Designer of the Year who turned his runways into in-your-face horrorshows – Alexander McQueen was determined to make fashion statements that would "demolish the rules but ... keep the tradition." Ian Bonhôte and Peter Ettedgui's portrait of an artist as kilt-wearing controversy magnet puts the late, great couture maverick in context, following his rise to the top one jaw-dropping collection at a time. (Trust us when we tell you that his notorious "Highland Rape" and 2001 Kubrick-meets-Joel-Peter-Witkin shows have not lost the power to shock.) It also charts his descent into drugs, alienation and depression, which would contribute to his suicide in 2010. Essential viewing. DF

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