TIME WARNER CABLE LETS CUSTOMERS ENJOY THE 2012 TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL BETTER

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Time Warner Cable is bringing the Tribeca Film Festival experience into living rooms across its footprint as the Signature Media Sponsor of the Tribeca Film Festival.

Customers can enjoy the best of Tribeca Film On Demand through the end of the year. From moving documentaries to quotable comedies, the must-see Tribeca Film titles are only a click away. Customers can instantly watch popular films like Sleepless Night, The Giant Mechanical Man, Death of a Superhero and more. To watch any of these films, customers can tune to the Movies On Demand channel, click on the By Genre category and select the Tribeca Film option.  For a full listing of the movies available, customers can visit www.twondemand.com.

 “I’m thrilled that Time Warner Cable is able to provide new and exciting ways for our customers to enjoy one of the most prestigious events in New York City,” said Jeffrey A. Hirsch, Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer at Time Warner Cable. “With our Movies On Demand offers and our partnership with Tribeca Film, the Tribeca Film Festival is no longer just a local event.”

In addition, as a Signature Media Sponsor of the Tribeca Film Festival, Time Warner Cable will be on-site at the following public events throughout the festival:

Tribeca Drive In®: April 19 - April 21: 6 pm - 10 pm

The Tribeca Drive-In® is the Festival's classic outdoor screening series at the World Financial Center Plaza. This free public event entertains families and movie lovers of all ages with cinema under the stars.  Attendees can enjoy snacks from on-site celebrity chefs David Burke and Aaron Sanchez, walk the red carpet and take a photo with one of their favorite costume characters. There will also be fun giveaways for kids of all ages.

  • On Thursday, April 19, Austin Scarlett from Lifetime’s “Project Runway All Stars” will be signing autographs and taking pictures with fans.  He’ll be joined on the red carpet by EB & Phil from “HOP” for the screening of Jaws.
  • On Friday, April 20, Alvin & the Chipmunks will be working the red carpet for the screening of The Goonies.
  • On Saturday, April 21, working the red carpet for the screening of Knuckleball will be Wilmer Valderrama of Nuvo TV’s “Passport” and Super Why & Wonder Red from "Sprout"

*The red carpet celebrity experience begins at 6:00 p.m each day. All Tribeca Drive-In® movies start at 8:00 p.m.

Tribeca Family Festival Street Fair and Tribeca/ESPN Sports Day: April 28: 10 am - 6 pm

Kids of all ages can try their hand at a vast array of sports activities, games, and challenges at the 2012 Tribeca Family Festival Street Fair and Tribeca/ESPN Sports Day. Favorite New York athletes, mascots and sports personalities will be on-site to engage kids in one-of-a-kind athletic fun. Time Warner Cable will have a photo booth where kids can take their photo and share it with their friends. This event will be located at Greenwich Street and N. Moore Street.