Archive for the ‘Watch Short Films’ Category

Short films represent some of the most daring, creative, exciting filmmaking around, with emerging artists taking chances to create something dynamic, evocative and memorable. Every year at Rooftop, we receive over 2,500 short film submissions, and screen about 125 short films at the festival. So we know we’ve got some of the best shorts in the world. Here on the blog, we’ll post films from our shows. Click on the tags of the names of the short film programs (i.e. “Dark ‘Toons” or “New York Non-Fiction”) to see multiple films from the same curated program.

by Amy Weiner
May 1st, 2014

Tickets are now available for the opening weekend of the 2014 Summer Series!

by Alison Joy
June 13th, 2013

Rooftop hosts a night of animated shorts that are sure to bring back Saturday morning memories

by Alison Joy
June 12th, 2013

Join us for three nights jam-packed with short films that you won’t want to miss!

by Mark Elijah Rosenberg
May 15th, 2013

A look behind the scenes at making the Rooftop Films 2013 trailer, “Building Something Bigger.”

by Sabrina Farhi
April 22nd, 2013

Rooftop alum Ornana’s first feature film”Euphonia” is now online!

by Alece Oxendine
October 31st, 2012

Happy Halloween from Rooftop Films!

by Julia Ford
October 9th, 2012

Check out Sean Dunne`s incredible documentary about Insane Clown Posse fans!

by Julia Ford
October 3rd, 2012

Take a look at this hilarious animated short to pick up your mood!

by Alece Oxendine
September 4th, 2012

Today is the last day to vote for your favorite short film as part of the Wrap’s Short Film Festival.

by Mark Elijah Rosenberg
May 18th, 2012

After screening Sean’s latest short “American Juggalo” on Thursday, we bring your attention to his hit short from last year, an eye-popping jaw-dropping doc about a bowling hustler.

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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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