Look | Opening Night at Tribeca Film Festival

The 2011 Tribeca film festival kicked off Wednesday night with a screening of the "The Union," about the collaboration between Elton John and Leon Russell. The rain held off and the film was screened outdoors at the World Financial Center followed by a few songs by the star of the film, Sir Elton John.

Opening night at the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival with a screening of "The Union."

( Stephen Nessen )

Opening night at the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival with a screening of "The Union."

( Stephen Nessen )

Opening night at the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival with a screening of "The Union."

( Stephen Nessen )

Opening night at the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival with a screening of "The Union."

( Stephen Nessen )

Opening night at the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival with a screening of "The Union."

( Stephen Nessen )

Opening night at the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival with a screening of "The Union."

( Stephen Nessen )
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