SXSW Recap: Hilarious Women, Super Furry Animals & ..Texas Chainsaws!
by Kristin Molloy
March 17th, 2014

Here’s my recap from this years SXSW!

March (Membership) Madness!
by Kate Gellene
March 17th, 2014

Buy your 2014 Membership this week and save! As a thank you for supporting us early this year, we’re offering $20 off Double Membership to the 2014 Summer Series.

Best of Animation Block & Rooftop Showcase at The Town Hall NYC
by Kate Gellene
March 12th, 2014

See the highlights of our collaboration with Animation Block party on Monday March 17th at the historic Town Hall NYC.

Ep 199: Lili Taylor / Jytte Jensen & Dennis Lim / Eliza Hittman / Matt Wolf
by Adam Schartoff
March 12th, 2014

Indie film actress Lili Taylor leads off this episode of Filmwax Radio. She’s followed by programmers Jytte Jensen of MoMA & Dennis Lim of the Film Society of Lincoln Center to discuss the new season of New Directors New Films. Lastly filmmakers Eliza Hittman and Matt Wolff discuss new films.

Summer Internships at Rooftop
by Kate Gellene
March 10th, 2014

Learn all the aspects of planning and managing a film festival, and spend your summer on the roof!

Northside DIY Competition Deadline Extended!
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.

Ep 198: Valeria Golino & Jasmine Trinca / Robert May / Keith Miller, Iva Radivojevic & Alex Mallis
by Adam Schartoff
March 5th, 2014

This episode of Filmwax Radio focuses on two new indie films: Honey and Kids For Cash, as well as the Brooklyn Filmmakers Collective.

Catch the Best of the Fests at NYC’s Town Hall
by Kate Gellene
March 3rd, 2014

See the best of Film Festivals around the world in Town Hall’s inaugural ‘Best Fest Film Series’, including the best of Animation Block Party at Rooftop Films on March 17th.

Ep 197: Oscar Nominated Docs
by Adam Schartoff
February 28th, 2014

The Oscars are this Sunday and so this episode of Filmwax Radio is dedicated to category for Best Documentary Feature.

Ep 196: Jay Rosenblatt / Rose Vincelli & Dan Schoenbrun
by Adam Schartoff
February 25th, 2014

In this episode sponsored by Fandor, featured filmmaker Jay Rosenblatt is the first guest. That conversation is followed up by a chat with the IFP’s Rose Vincelli & Dan Schoenbrun.

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