McGregor Launches Tribeca Film Festival07 May 2003
McGregor Launches Tribeca Film Festival
The duo were joined by festival creator Robert De Niro in downtown
Manhattan for the event yesterday (06MAY03).
During the next nine days the festival will screen over 200 feature films,
shorts, documentaries and host a free concert starring Norah Jones and ROBBIE
Bono expressed his admiration for the city - which is still feeling the
effects of September 11 (01) - which he fell in love with after watching movies
He says, "It was the cultural power of New York city that turned an
Irishman like me living a long way away in Dublin into a fan."
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