Tribeca Film FestivalThe ninth annual Tribeca Film Festival is coming to New York's downtown this week, kicking off 12 days of screenings of 85 features and 47 short films. It's enough to make even the most devoted cinephile's head spin.

Thankfully, we've scoured the offerings and picked out a few choice selections that just scream awesomeness. So if you're in the New York area this week, these are the films you'll want to try to score tickets for. Check it out after the jump!