THE VENUES
Chelsea, Manhattan
Play
20 West 29th Street, New York, NY 10001

Ace Hotel New York is a 12-story hotel in the heart of Midtown Manhattan. The unique new boutique hotel has 260 rooms and is located near the Theater District. There...

.
Cobble Hill, Brooklyn
Play
Atlantic Ave & Court St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

The Atlantic Avenue Tunnel is officially the world's oldest subway tunnel. This tunnel was built in 1844 beneath a busy street in the City of Brooklyn (Brooklyn did...

.
Ft. Greene, Brooklyn
Play
Fulton Street and Ashland Place, Brooklyn, NY 11217

Rooftop Films teams up with BAM Cinematek each year to co-present a film as part of both BAMcinemaFEST and the Rooftop Films Summer Series. The screening takes place...

.
Fort Greene, Brooklyn
Play
30 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11243
.
Hudson, NY
Play
110 South Front Street Hudson, NY 12534

The Basilica has become a gathering space for the local community over the last many years, blessed by Patti Smith herself in 2003 for The Friends of Hudson...

.
South Bronx, Bronx
Play
1 Bruckner Blvd, Bronx, NY 10454

Bruckner Bar and Grill is the spot for delicious food and drinks in the Bronx, only minutes away from Manhattan. "The Bruckner" has become the local hang-out of...

.
Lincolnville, Maine
Play
367 Youngtown Road, Lincolnville, Maine 04849

In Lincolnville, just five miles from Camden Harbor, the home for the winery and vineyard is a sixty-eight acre farm with a rich history and majestic views to...

.
Toronto, Canada
Play
148 Cumberland Street, Toronto, ON, Canada

Rooftop Films returns to the Up North for three very cool shows on a roof in Yorkville Toronto as an official part of Hot Docs 2010. Hot Docs has been screening the...

.
Callicoon, NY
Play
8 Creamery Rd., Callicoon NY 12723

The Delaware Youth Center started in the 1930's as the Delaware Athletic Association. The grandstand and the pavilion were built at that time. The pavilion was...

.
East Harlem, Manhattan
Play
1230 Fifth Ave. at 104th Street, New York, NY 10029

Rooftop Films organized the first ever screenings on the roof of El Museo Del Barrio in 2007 and we are proud to return there this summer to present three more...

.
Fort Greene, Brooklyn
Play
Myrtle and N. Portland, Brooklyn, NY 11205

Rooftop Films has been presenting free screenings of films in Fort Greene Park for years, and we return in 2010 for another screening showcasing local filmmakers....

.
Pittsburgh, PA
Play
Beechwood Blvd at Nicholson, Pittsburgh, PA 15217

The largest of Pittsburgh's regional parks at 561 acres, Frick Park is also the youngest. Although Henry Clay Frick bequeathed the original 151 acres to the city in...

.
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Play
50 Bedford Ave. at North 13th St., Brooklyn, NY 11222

The students here learn how to build and repair cars, and in 2006 we showed a short film about the students who built a car that runs on French fry grease.

.
Chelsea, Manhattan
Play
16th Street and 10th Avenue, New York, NY 10011

The High Line is located on Manhattan's West Side. It runs from Gansevoort Street in the Meatpacking District to 34th Street, between 10th & 11th Avenues. Section 1...

.
Upper West Side, Manhattan
Play
79th Street and Central Park West, New York, NY, 10024-5192

The Margaret Mead Film and Video Festival takes place each November in the Museum of Natural History.

.
Harrisburg, PA
Play
100 Concert Drive, Reservoir Park, Harrisburg, PA 17103

Established in 1845, Reservoir park is the oldest and largest municipal park in south-central Pennsylvania. One of the park's most charming features is the restored...

.
Long Island City, Queens
Play
3134 Vernon Boulevard, Long Island City, NY 11106

In 2010, Rooftop Films and Socrates Sculpture Park will team up with The Museum of the Moving Image to co-present the Outdoor Cinema screening series in Socrates...

.
Kips Bay, Manhattan
Play
24-20 FDR Drive, Service Road East at 23rd Street and the East River, New York, NY 10010

Solar One is a solar-powered green energy, arts and education center that focuses on educating the public about the many practical, pragmatic and very much...

.
Gowanus, Brooklyn
Play
232 Third St. at 3rd Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11215

The Old American Can Factory is an historic 130,000 square foot, six-building manufacturing and arts complex at the Gowanus Canal in Brooklyn, at the edge of Park...

.
Philadelphia
Play
Germantown Ave & N 2nd St, Philadephia, PA 19123

Our partners at the Philadelphia Underground Film Festival presents FREE weekly, summer-screening series, outdoors at The Piazza at Schmidt's -- the cities newest...

.
Lower East Side, Manhattan
Play
350 Grand Street, New York, NY 10002

Our shows at the Open Road Rooftop will offer film screenings in one of New York's great undiscovered rooftop spaces. The building that once housed Seward Park High...

.
Syracuse, NY
Play
Thornden Park, Syracuse, NY 13210

Romance and tragedy marked the beginnings of this pleasure ground park. The Haskins family purchased 76 acres of prime farmland in 1854 to serve as their their home...

.
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Play
285 Kent Avenue, Brooklyn 11211

indieScreen is a brand new entertainment space located on the Southside of Williamsburg, Brooklyn that features a sophisticated A/V room, a restaurant, and a full...

.
Join Mailing List

Follow Rooftop FilmsFacebookTwitterMySpace
About Rooftop Films

Rooftop Films is a New York based non-profit whose mission is to engage diverse communities by showing independent movies in outdoor locations, producing new films, coordinating youth media education, and renting equipment at low cost to artists.

IFCNY Magazine

IFC NY Magazine Clausthaler Eastern Effects Edgeworx Studios Sailor Jerry Radeberger Pilsner VitaminWater Verizon MoMA Film Plus Listrak Two Boots Pizza Festology Save Mor Printing The Ford Foundation Fledgling Fund IFP Chicken and Egg Pictures Brooklyn Arts Council NYSCA Cinereach NYCulture indieWIRE Shooting People Film Movement Dirty Bandits Deli Magazine