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Ep 294: Jeffrey Gurian / Wendy Stapleton Reyes & Ginger Stickel
by Adam Schartoff
May 20th, 2015

Comedy impresario, author, stand-up, and so much more, Jeffrey Gurian is on the podcast. Also two of the core team from the brand new Greenwich International Film Festival, co-founder Wendy Stapleton Reyes and COO Ginger Stickel. Their festival runs from June 4th through the 7th in Greenwich, CT.

Ep 293: Lucia Small / David Nugent
by Adam Schartoff
May 13th, 2015

Guests include Lucia Small whose collaboration with the late Ed Pincus, the documentary One Cut, One Life opens 5/13 at the IFC Center in NYC; and artistic director of the Hamptons International Film Festival, David Nugent.

Shorts Weather // Short Films: Announcing the 2015 Summer Series Shorts Lineup!
by Noah Koch
May 11th, 2015

Rooftop Films began as a one night Short Film program on a roof in the Lower East Side. 19 years later we’ve grown a lot; we now have live music, after-parties, and a stellar features lineup, but we still maintain our dedication to shorts, a medium ripe with innovation, experimentation, and opportunity.
Throughout the summer, we [...]

Ep 292: Adam Rifkin
by Adam Schartoff
May 10th, 2015

Adam Rifkin, director of Giuseppe Makes a Movie, is the guest in this Fandor sponsored episode of the podcast. Giuseppe Makes a Movie is currently streaming on Fandor.

Ep 291: Robert Machoian & Rodrigo Ojeda-Beck / Kent Osborne & Todd Rohal / Yen Tan
by Adam Schartoff
May 8th, 2015

Another episode from SxSW 2015 including God Bless The Child filmmakers Robert Machoian & Rodrigo Ojeda-Beck; Uncle Kent 2 creative team Kent Osborne & director Todd Rohal; and Austin-based filmmaker & designer Yen Tan.

Time Machines, Tangerines, and Electric Queens: The 2015 Summer Series Opening Weekend and Features Lineup!
by Noah Koch
May 4th, 2015

Rooftop Films is proud to announce our Opening Weekend, Features and select highlights of the 19th annual Rooftop Films Summer Series. This year’s series will feature over 40 outdoor screenings in 19 spectacular venues, with huge crowds, live music, special enhancements and the best in new, independent films from around the world.
We kick things off [...]

Volunteer at Rooftop Films this Summer!
by Kate Gellene
May 4th, 2015

Volunteer for Rooftop Films and join us on the roof this summer!

Ep 290: Marc Schiller / John Stuart Wildman & Justina Walford
by Adam Schartoff
May 4th, 2015

Marc Schiller, CEO of Bond Strategy and Influence and Bond/360 plus the creative team behind the new horror comedy, Ladies of the House, John Stuart Wildman & Justina Walford are the guests.

Appear in the Rooftop Films 2015 Trailer!
by Noah Koch
May 1st, 2015

Want to see yourself up on the screen at our shows, all summer long? Come down and help us with our 2015 Summer Series trailer, and maybe you will!

Ep 289: Tom Hall, Morgan Neville, Jessica Edwards, Chad Gracia, Fedor Alexandrovich & Scott Rogowsky
by Adam Schartoff
April 30th, 2015

Filmwax Radio Live: Montclair Film Festival Edition with Executive Director Tom Hall, and filmmakers Morgan Neville, Jessica Edwards & Chad Gracia. Also appearing are Fedor Alexandrovich and Scott Rogowsky.

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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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