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Wednesday was opening night of the Tribeca Film Festival in Lower Manhattan. The stars came out to recognize New York City as a major film making center and to celebrate the art of film.

Robert De Niro was thrilled to celebrate opening night. He founded the Tribeca Film Festival in 2002 along with a few of his friends, including Jane Rosenthal.

"Mistaken for Strangers" is a rock documentary that follows one of the biggest indy rock bands The National. The film made its world debut at the festival.

http://tribecafilm.com/festival

 

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