Image Credit: Disney
Forgot password
Enter the email address you used when you joined and we'll send you instructions to reset your password.
If you used Apple or Google to create your account, this process will create a password for your existing account.
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.
Reset password instructions sent. If you have an account with us, you will receive an email within a few minutes.
Something went wrong. Try again or contact support if the problem persists.

Jennifer Lopez documentary ‘Halftime’ opening Tribeca

The piece will give a look behind Lopez's performative process for events like the Super Bowl and the inauguration of President Joe Biden.
This article is over 2 years old and may contain outdated information

Singer and actress Jennifer Lopez has enjoyed an extensive career, and now a new documentary titled Halftime, which provides a peek at her performative process, is set to open the first evening of the Tribeca Film Festival on June 8.

Recommended Videos

The news was broken by Variety earlier today. The work is a Netflix joint, which sees Lopez reflecting on her career, and looks at her Super Bowl Halftime show in 2021, and her performance at the inauguration of President Joe Biden. The piece will come to the streaming service June 14, and is directed by Amanda Micheli, who describes Tribeca as a fitting location for the doc’s premiere outing, as it is so close to where Lopez came of age in the Bronx.

“It’s an honor to be selected for the opening night of Tribeca, and so fitting to be celebrating this critical milestone in Jennifer’s life and career just miles from where she grew up! To have the opportunity to share this film on the big screen with a New York audience is a dream come true.”

For festival co-founder Robert De Niro, it also is an opportunity to remind humanity of what unites us.

“Powerful storytelling – whether in music, film or games – encourages us to fight for universal values that bind humanity together. Halftime, featuring Jennifer Lopez, reminds us of that. The Tribeca Festival is eager to bring audiences from all over the world together to honor the importance of purpose driven creative expression.”

Lopez will be seen next in Shotgun Wedding and The Mother.

We Got This Covered is supported by our audience. When you purchase through links on our site, we may earn a small affiliate commission. Learn more about our Affiliate Policy
Image of Evan J. Pretzer
Evan J. Pretzer
A freelance writer with We Got This Covered for more than a year, Evan has been writing professionally since 2017. His interests include television, film and gaming and previous articles have been filed at Screen Rant and Canada's National Post. Evan also has a master's degree from The American University in journalism and public affairs.