In March, I had more tour work and much less time to post. I hope work will get in the way of some of the movies I'd like to see this month but these festivals represent a small set of the great movies you can see in April that are not being advertised on your commercial TV screens.
The Tribeca Film Festival starts April 17 but single tickets will be available to American Express Card holders starting Tuesday April 9th. (If you can't make it to NYC some of the films will be streamed during and after the festival. I have written many posts about the Tribeca Film Festival in past seasons. Here is one of them. (NOTE - the Tribeca Open Artist Studio Tour aka TOAST will take place the first week in May this year.
On April 22nd the 9th NYC Downtown Short Film Festival begins. It is a less expensive off the beaten track very NY alternative to Tribeca.
The Film Society of Lincoln Center is honoring Barbra Streisand this month.
For uptown edgier films near some great dining visit the Maysles Cinema.
In Brooklyn, BAM has one of many great independent film centers.