Dear Friends, Fans, Filmmakers— 

Please make a 100% tax-deductible donation today. Your donation — whether its $1,000 or $100 or $10 — is crucial to our effort to bring the best films in the world to the rooftops of New York. You can also become a Rooftop Films Member and get free access to regularly priced 2013 Summer Series shows (read more about membership here). Rooftop Films is a 501(c)(3) registered non-profit. 


The Impact of Your Support
Just as you rely on Rooftop to bring the best new independent films in the world right to your neighborhood, we rely on your support to maintain the quality and accessibility of our programs. Donations from the public help to ensure that:

• Public school students learn valuable filmmaking and media literacy skills through our Rooftop Education program
• We can continue offering affordable tickets to our screenings
• Our submission fees stay low, providing filmmakers of all kinds the chance to show their work
• Projects by emerging filmmakers are supported by grants from the Rooftop Filmmakers' Fund
• Our staff can program insightful panel discussions and Q&As to supplement our screenings
• Other artists and non-profits can take advantage of our low-cost equipment rentals

For more information about Rooftop Films and our 17th season, please download our colorful newsletter.

To make your 100% tax-deductible donation now, click the donate button above OR to pay by check, fill out this form and mail a check, payable to Rooftop Films, to:

Rooftop Films
232 3rd Street
Suite E103
Brooklyn, NY 11215


Click here for a list of the organizations and individuals who have already made generous contributions to Rooftop Films. If you would like to add your name to our list of supporters, read on to discover the benefits of donating to Rooftop Films.


If you love watching underground movies outdoors, then you'll love our new Rooftop Films Membership program. When you become a Rooftop Member, not only do you save money on exciting outdoor cinematic experiences, but you'll also be supporting our efforts to keep independent filmmaking alive and thriving in New York City and beyond. Learn more.

If you have a company looking to sponsor Rooftop Films, please download our sponsorship kit.

If you are interested in making an in-kind donation, Rooftop Films is in need of the following items: new or used DV cameras, laptop or desktop computers, projectors, screens audio equipment or anything else you think we might be able to use! Contact with questions.


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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.


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