Archive for November 2010

by Mark Elijah Rosenberg
November 23rd, 2010

Following Rooftop’s fantastic Pittsburgh screening of Josh Fox’s Gasland, Joy Toujours and the Toys du Jour (the opening band that night) has made a farcical anti-fracking video.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
November 17th, 2010

Best Worst Movie, the award winning Rooftop alum about the worst movie ever made (Troll 2) is now out on DVD. It’s one of the funniest documentaries you will ever see, so get it today, from Amazon!

by Lela Scott MacNeil
November 10th, 2010

Calling all filmmakers! The Brooklyn Arts Council and Rooftop Films invite you to join us for our fall filmmakers meet up, November 30th, at the Under Water Lounge in DUMBO. RSVP here.

by Mark Elijah Rosenberg
November 9th, 2010

Rooftop has been working with filmmaker Tamika Guishard since 2003. She has dedicated countless hours to teaching students at Automotive High School. Now it’s time for the world to give something back to her. Help Tamika make a new film!

by Lela Scott MacNeil
November 8th, 2010

24-year-old Rooftop Alum Lena Dunham’s new film Tiny Furniture has been winning awards from SXSW, praise from the NY Times, and comparisons to Woody Allen. Go see it for yourself.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
November 8th, 2010

Go see the film Spout.com called a “a funny, inventively made work of true-life science fiction” THIS FRIDAY at Cinema Village in New York City.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
November 2nd, 2010

Kiss is the winner of the 2010 Rooftop Films Distribution Contest. Win it on DVD along with the thriller If I Want to Whistle, I’ll Whistle.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
November 1st, 2010

Four Lions is a whip-smart laugh out loud film that blitzes the notion that a comedy about jihadists is a contradiction in terms. It opens August 5th at the Angelika, but you can see it first at a special sneak preview screening at BAM.

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