Archive for October 2006

by Dan Nuxoll
October 31st, 2006

 

by Mark Elijah Rosenberg
October 31st, 2006

ROCK N ROLL Red Leader Records showcase at CMJ
Friday, November 3, 8pm
NorthSix (66 North 6th St., Williamsburg
This blog will mostly be film events, but we wanted to give a shout out to our good friends at Red Leader Records, who have provided great musical acts for our shows. Pop-punk, political hardcore, great music. Bands that [...]

by Dan Nuxoll
October 30th, 2006

Directed by Richard Hearn and Sam Penfold, this beautiful short about the internal life of a lonely domestic dog was made on a budget of £4.90 (for ham and sausages), edited in-camera under the Joy of 8mm initiative, and makes most dog lovers cry every time they see it. Watch it here.

by Mark Elijah Rosenberg
October 28th, 2006

That big bad authoritative logo which appears before so many classic films sounds off about mortality and religion in this hilarious, chilling and insightful film from Dennis Palazzolo, with text by philosopher-artist Vito Acconci.

A Rooftop classic now available on YouTube. Read about other films and check out our funky old website from when we [...]

by Mark Elijah Rosenberg
October 25th, 2006

Check out this short about students at (Rooftop partner) Automotive High School in Brooklyn who have converted a diesel car into one that runs on grease from their cafeteria.

by Dan Nuxoll
October 23rd, 2006

One of the main reasons we set up this blog is to link to all of our favorite shorts. We’ll keep linking to them one at a time, so check back in regularly and if you are a filmmaker whose work has shown with Rooftop in the past you should let us know if any [...]

by Dan Nuxoll
October 23rd, 2006

One of the main reasons we set up this blog is to link to all of our favorite shorts. I’ll keep linking to them one at a time, so check back in regularly and if you are a filmmaker whose work has shown with Rooftop in the past you should let me know if any [...]

by Dan Nuxoll
October 20th, 2006

Check out Paul Festa’s new feature-length documentary, Appartion of the Eternal Church at its special New York premiere! Buy tickets here!
Thursday November 9, 2006; Film starts at 7:30
St. Bartholomew’s Church
Park Avenue and 51st Street, Manhattan
PRESS RELEASE
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