Archive for May 2009

by Mark Elijah Rosenberg
May 29th, 2009

I was hit by a car once. It wasn’t fun. It hurt. But on Saturday night, at Rooftop Films, a man by the name of Stanless Steel will intentionally be run over by a truck.
It will be an emotional night for Stan. First, he’ll see the documentary about him, Zach Levy’s Strongman, watching it with [...]

by Mark Elijah Rosenberg
May 28th, 2009

Get your Rooftop Web 2.0 savvy on: today, from 11:30am till 1:30pm, tickets to this weekend’s Rooftop Films shows are just $6. Spread the word and get tix now! 

FRIDAY, MAY 29 DARK ‘TOONS – BUY TICKETS
Animated short films that bring the still to life. FREE OPEN BAR AFTER THE SHOW
   Venue: on the roof of the Open Road RooftopAddress: 350 [...]

by Mark Elijah Rosenberg
May 22nd, 2009

At Rooftop Films, we like to say we don’t screen in theaters, we screen in communities. We match films and venues to create unique screenings and memorable experiences. 

This Saturday, May 23, on the roof of new venue Brooklyn Tech High School (Ft. Greene), at our “Dangerous Docs” show, we’ll be screening Chop Off, a new film [...]

by Mark Elijah Rosenberg
May 19th, 2009

After a long winter of indoor shows and internal work, and a long hiatus where the blog was variously hosted on partner sites, Rooftop Films 2009 Summer Series burst forth on a beautiful Friday night, and herein blooms the blog to follow. 

We began the Summer as we often do, with a show called “This Is [...]

by Mark Elijah Rosenberg
May 19th, 2009

For a year, our blog was here and here. 

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