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Ep 291: Robert Machoian & Rodrigo Ojeda-Beck / Kent Osborne & Todd Rohal / Yen Tan
by Adam Schartoff
May 8th, 2015

Another episode from SxSW 2015 including God Bless The Child filmmakers Robert Machoian & Rodrigo Ojeda-Beck; Uncle Kent 2 creative team Kent Osborne & director Todd Rohal; and Austin-based filmmaker & designer Yen Tan.

Time Machines, Tangerines, and Electric Queens: The 2015 Summer Series Opening Weekend and Features Lineup!
by Noah Koch
May 4th, 2015

Rooftop Films is proud to announce our Opening Weekend, Features and select highlights of the 19th annual Rooftop Films Summer Series. This year’s series will feature over 40 outdoor screenings in 19 spectacular venues, with huge crowds, live music, special enhancements and the best in new, independent films from around the world.
We kick things off [...]

Volunteer at Rooftop Films this Summer!
by Kate Gellene
May 4th, 2015

Volunteer for Rooftop Films and join us on the roof this summer!

Ep 290: Marc Schiller / John Stuart Wildman & Justina Walford
by Adam Schartoff
May 4th, 2015

Marc Schiller, CEO of Bond Strategy and Influence and Bond/360 plus the creative team behind the new horror comedy, Ladies of the House, John Stuart Wildman & Justina Walford are the guests.

Appear in the Rooftop Films 2015 Trailer!
by Noah Koch
May 1st, 2015

Want to see yourself up on the screen at our shows, all summer long? Come down and help us with our 2015 Summer Series trailer, and maybe you will!

Ep 289: Tom Hall, Morgan Neville, Jessica Edwards, Chad Gracia, Fedor Alexandrovich & Scott Rogowsky
by Adam Schartoff
April 30th, 2015

Filmwax Radio Live: Montclair Film Festival Edition with Executive Director Tom Hall, and filmmakers Morgan Neville, Jessica Edwards & Chad Gracia. Also appearing are Fedor Alexandrovich and Scott Rogowsky.

Ep 288: Nick Broomfield / Bill Plympton / Jonathan Howell
by Adam Schartoff
April 24th, 2015

Guests on this episode of the podcast include Nick Broomfield discussing his new documentary Tales of the Grim Sleeper which premieres on HBO on 4/27; the animator Bill Plympton on his new feature Cheatin’ which is currently available on Vimeo on Demand; and distributor Jonathan Howell discussing his company Big World Pictures.

Filmwax Radio Live: Montclair Film Festival Edition (Free Event!)
by Adam Schartoff
April 23rd, 2015

Filmwax Radio Live: Montclair Film Festival Edition, a free event, will take place Friday, April 24th, 6:45PM at Videology in Williamsburg with loads of guests from the festival.

Ep 287: Desiree Akhavan / Dena Seidel / Lisa Durden & Carol Bash
by Adam Schartoff
April 17th, 2015

Guests on this episode include Antarctic Edge:70° South director Dena Seidel; Lisa Durden of the National Black Programming Consortium & filmmaker Carol Bash with her film Mary Lou Williams: The Lady Who Swings the Band; and Appropriate Behavior director Desiree Akhavan from London.

Ep 286: Ondi Timoner / Luke Meyer & Tom Davis / Ross Partridge & Jennifer Lafleur
by Adam Schartoff
April 13th, 2015

The second episode in a series recorded from SxSW 2015. Guests include Ondi Timoner with Brand: A Second Coming; Ross Partridge & Jennifer Lafleur with Lamb; and Luke Meyer & Tom Davis with Breaking a Monster.

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