Tribeca Enterprises and Youtube have recently announced a new free streaming film festival “We Are One,” to run for 10 days starting May 29. Along with films curated by the Berlin International Film Festival, Cannes Film Festival, Locarno Film Festival, Sundance Film Festival, Toronto International Film Festival, and Venice Film Festival, “We Are One” will include films from New York Film Festival and Tribeca Film Festival. A full schedule has yet to be released, but all films will be free and will include feature films, shorts, documentaries, music, comedy, and conversations.
Through We Are One: A Global Film Festival, audiences will not only get to stream film festival favorites, they’ll be able to support local communities by directly donating to organizations helping the relief efforts for those affected by COVID-19. The festival will benefit the World Health Organization (WHO), as well as local relief partners in each region.
“One of the most unique and inspiring aspects of the world staying home is our ability to come together and experience an event as one, and We Are One: A Global Film Festival is just that,” said Robert Kyncl, Chief Business Officer, YouTube. “Along with Tribeca Enterprises and our incredible partners, we are bringing fans the opportunity to experience the curated programming each of these festivals provides as part of our ten-day long event. It’s an event that’s never been done before and we’re proud to be the home for this fantastic content that is free to fans around the world.”