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Independent Filmmaker Project seeking interns.
by Ally Navolio
August 11th, 2014

Our friends at Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) are looking for new interns and volunteers to work with their programming department this fall!

Ep 231: Allison Berg & Frank Keraudren / Shosh Shlam & Hilla Medalia / Michael Rossato-Bennett
by Adam Schartoff
August 8th, 2014

Another episode focusing on new documentaries with the filmmakers who made The Dog, Web Junkie, and Alive Inside.

Ep 230: Tom Gilroy
by Adam Schartoff
August 4th, 2014

Tom Gilroy, the director of The Cold Lands, is the guest on this Fandor-sponsored episode of Filmwax Radio.

Ep 229: Alex Gibney / Dan Krauss
by Adam Schartoff
August 1st, 2014

The prolific documentary filmmaker Alex Gibney continues his ascent with Finding Fela. Also on the podcast is The Kill Team filmmaker Dan Krauss. Both films are now in theaters in New York City and opening wider in the coming weeks.

Free Talenti Gelato Coming to Rooftop Films!
by Ally Navolio
July 30th, 2014

Rooftop Films is excited to announce that free scoops of Talenti Gelato will be served at the festival’s closing night show, Rooftop Shots!

JARVIS COCKER WANTS TO JUDGE YOUR KARAOKE
by Nicholas Camacho
July 29th, 2014

Win a chance to sing karaoke for celebrity judges Jarvis Cocker and Florian Habicht after the Rooftop screening of PULP: A Film About Life, Death & Supermarkets. The dream comes true!

Ep 228: Ted Hope / Eric Kohn / Amy Browne & Jeremy Kaplan
by Adam Schartoff
July 28th, 2014

Guests include indieWire’s Eric Kohn, Fandor CEO Ted Hope, & the filmmakers behind the new documentary, A Will For The Woods, are the guests in this episode of the podcast.

We head to Storm King Art Center to Screen Shorts under the Supermoon
by Nicholas Camacho
July 25th, 2014

Rooftop Films breaks out of the city and heads to Storm King Art Center to screen a selection of short films under the August Supermoon

Ep 227: Joe Swanberg Returns
by Adam Schartoff
July 25th, 2014

Filmmaker Joe Swanberg returns to the podcast for his third visit to discuss his latest film Happy Christmas and four of his earlier titles currently available on Fandor.

Meet the Filmmaker: Adam Kahan (The Case of the Three-Sided Dream)
by Ally Navolio
July 23rd, 2014

Meet Adam Kahan, director of The Case of the Three-Sided Dream, a fascinating look at the life and legacy of jazz legend Rahsaan Roland Kirk.

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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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