Archive for September 2011

by Kat Candler
September 20th, 2011

We’ve had some really nice interest in the project. It sounds nice now, but that might change later on when they say, “You know what? It’s not for us.” I like to keep expectations low. That way you don’t get your hopes up. And that way they can’t come crashing down.

by Calvin Lee Reeder
September 20th, 2011

[In Photo: Alex Ross Perry]
Steve Perry – Don’t stop believing.
Alex Ross Perry – Do stop believing.

by Kat Candler
September 19th, 2011

A few things I’ve learned over the years from going into “pitch” meetings.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
September 19th, 2011

For a happy fifth year, Rooftop is excited to once again partner with IFP to bring exciting outdoor events to Independent Film Week.

by Kat Candler
September 17th, 2011

Just as Kanye West arrived in Austin to play ACL, I arrived in NYC to kick some serious IFP ass. Well, I hope, anyway. We’ll see how that ass kicking goes.

by Kat Candler
September 16th, 2011

The week leading up to my 7am departure tomorrow morning has been nothing but insane.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
September 15th, 2011

If you’re looking for great eclectic films by local filmmakers, look no further than The Filmwax Film Series, a Brooklyn-based film series founded and programmed by our friend Adam Schartoff. We have to say, we like his taste, especially considering all the Rooftop Alums he’s got going on.

by Adam Schartoff
September 14th, 2011

In the debut episode of Filmwax Radio, host Adam Schartoff talks to filmmaker Zachary Levy.

by Paris West
September 11th, 2011

See the 80s classic “Moonstuck” under stars as EPIX Free-For-All partners with Coney Island Flicks On The Beach.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
September 8th, 2011

Animators! The incomperable Matt Groening will be judging Shooting People’s Animation Takeover Month, THIS MONTH. Submit your film here.

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