The Tribeca Film Festival and The Children's Aid Society (CAS) will co-host the exclusive New York premiere of STAR WARS: EPISODE II ATTACK OF THE CLONES three days before the film is scheduled to open nationwide. On Sunday, May 12, 2002 the festival will host private screenings for Children's Aid Society youngsters and for the children and families affected by September 11th. The afternoon screening will be a fundraising premiere to benefit The Children's Aid Society. Ticket sales for the afternoon CAS benefit screening have officially begun. Prices are $500 for the pre-party and screening and $1,000 for the pre-party, screening and VIP seating. All proceeds will benefit The Children's Aid Society. To order tickets, call CAS at (917) 286-1530. For more information on the Tribeca Film Festival, visit the Tribeca Film Festival Website at www.tribecafilmfestival.org.