Archive for the ‘Rooftop Films News’ Category

by Adam Himes
July 17th, 2014

Rooftop Films is pleased to announce the opening of our 2014 Filmmakers’ Fund Grants! Applications to our 2014 Grants are now open and available to all Rooftop alumni.

by Nicholas Camacho
July 16th, 2014

Rooftop Films and Arts Brookfield Present three free screenings along the Hudson River at Brookfield Place. Screenings include opening night of Animation Block Party, a collection of New York Short Films, and a special sneak preview of The Case of the Three Sided Dream.

by Nicholas Camacho
July 14th, 2014

Rooftop Films brings a tangy taste of Austin, TX to South Brooklyn with a weekend of SXSW Film Festival selections ‘Mateo’ and ‘10,000KM’

by Ally Navolio
June 25th, 2014

We talked to director David McMahon about chronicling this hilarious and heartfelt family of amateur actors, who defy the odds in bringing their flamboyant show to life in the football-obsessed Bible Belt town of Birmingham, Alabama.

by Adam Himes
June 21st, 2014

Flicks on the Beach kicks off on Monday June 30th at 7:30pm, screening a beloved movie for free each week for eight consecutive weeks.

by Nicholas Camacho
June 13th, 2014

Rooftop Films presents a long weekend of wild documentaries about hutning elusive mushrooms, trailer park art films, and the everyday dance stars of Buenos Aires.

by Nicholas Camacho
June 12th, 2014

Guitars/composer Alexander Turnquist brings his densely melodic music to Brooklyn for a special performance before THE SEARCH FOR EMAK BAKIA.

by Catherine Battey
June 11th, 2014

The Emotional Arcade, an interactive installation where experiencers engage in competitive games using their emotions, is coming to Rooftop Films this weekend! We talked with creator Brent Hoff about his project – come try it out this Saturday at Love Hurts (Romantic Short Films)

by Olivia Creamer
June 10th, 2014

A film by the surrealist artist Man Ray called “Emak Bakia,” which means “leave me alone” in Basque, inspired the filmmaker Oskar Alegria to retrace Ray’s footsteps and create a documentary about his journey.

by Nicholas Camacho
June 9th, 2014

Rooftop Films Brings AT&T and Tribeca Film Festival’s Free ‘Film For All’ Screening of ‘When Harry Met Sally’ to All Five Boroughs Simultaneously!

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Rooftop Films is a New York based non-profit whose mission is to engage diverse communities by showing independent movies in outdoor locations, producing new films, coordinating youth media education, and renting equipment at low cost to artists.

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