Archive for the ‘Film Festivals’ Category

by Kate Gellene
August 26th, 2014

Attention students! Ever wonder what it takes to run a film festival? Ever think to yourself “I wonder what does Rooftop do in the off season?” Ever wonder how we go from thousands of submissions to hundreds of amazing films to show on the roof each year? Intern with us this fall, and you’ll learn all that and more.

by Kate Gellene
August 19th, 2014

Submit your concept of “the human side of car culture” by August 25th for a chance to produce your idea with a professional team, and screen at this year’s Jalopnik Film Festival!

by Nicholas Camacho
August 18th, 2014

As you mourn the end of the 2014 Summer Series, take solace in the fact that many of the wonderful films we’ve screened this summer are now available for consumption in more conventional venues.

by Katherine Delby
April 15th, 2014

Rooftop Films co-presents the World Premiere of Andrew T. Betzer’s Young Bodies Heal Quickly at Tribeca Film Festival.

by Amy Weiner
April 14th, 2014

Watch Keith Miller’s Five Star at the 2014 TriBeCa Film Festival, co-presented by Rooftop!

by Kate Gellene
April 14th, 2014

Come out and help us shoot our new trailer for the 2014 Summer Series this Friday, April 18th!

by Amy Weiner
April 8th, 2014

Intern Amy attends the closing day of the Brooklyn Girl Film Festival and tells all.

by Kristin Molloy
March 17th, 2014

Here’s my recap from this years SXSW!

by Kate Gellene
March 6th, 2014

The 2014 deadline for the Northside DIY Film Competition has been extended! Submit your film by Monday, March 17th.

by Kate Gellene
January 27th, 2014

The 4th annual Northside DIY Film competition is underway! Submit your films for a chance to win 10,000 and have it screened at the Northside Festival! This year’s jury includes Matthew Grady (founder of Factory 25) and Kentucker Audley (Ain’t Them Bodies Saints, Sun Don’t Shine, and NoBudge Films).

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