Archive for May 2014

by Adam Schartoff
May 30th, 2014

This Fandor sponsored episode of Filmwax Radio focuses on the new suspense eco-thriller, Night Moves directed by Kelly Reichardt. Both Kelly and actor Peter Sarsgaard visit the podcast.

by Olivia Creamer
May 27th, 2014

Hellion, the feature film from Rooftop alum Kat Candler, premieres at IFC on June 13th!

by Adam Schartoff
May 26th, 2014

Guests include the creative teams behind Lucky Them and Emoticon ;) plus filmmaker Joel Fendelman.

by Adam Schartoff
May 20th, 2014

Guests include first time feature director of The Discoverers, Justin Schwarz with his lead actor the legendary Griffin Dunne; Morocco-based filmmaker Nabil Ayouch who’s new film Horses of God is currently playing at the Film Forum in NYC; and, finally, the filmmaker Sam Fleischner who discusses his new narrative film Stand Clear of the Closing Doors.

by Adam Schartoff
May 14th, 2014

Searching for Sugar Man director, Malik Bendjelloul was found dead in his Stockholm apartment yesterday. I spoke with this hugely talented and sweet natured man a couple of years ago during the Tribeca Film Festival. My condolences to his loved ones.

by Adam Schartoff
May 13th, 2014

I welcome veteran documentary filmmaking team D.A. Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus to the podcast for an extended conversation.

by Kate Gellene
May 8th, 2014

Rooftop Films does more than show movies—they’re building a community. To do that, we must engage and inspire by giving them an experience they’ve never had before. To make something that matters, Rooftop events must be unique, engaging and memorable; and Rooftop could not do that without the generous support of Industry City.

by Adam Schartoff
May 7th, 2014

Filmmaker Jem Cohen is the guest on this special Fandor sponsored episode of the podcast.

by Kate Gellene
May 5th, 2014

This season we will present 120 shorts in over a dozen programs curated to compliment the theme and spirit of the films.

by Katherine Delby
May 2nd, 2014

Engage with the community, explore the neighborhoods of NYC, meet like-minded film fans, and get free tickets to the Summer Series, merch & membership.

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