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IFP to Support First-Time Filmmakers: Apply Now!
by Amy Weiner
February 24th, 2014

The Independent Filmmaker Project is accepting applications for its Independent Filmmaker Labs. Ten documentary features and ten narrative features will be selected. Films must be low-budget (<$1million) and currently in post-production.

Eastern Effects is hiring!
by Kate Gellene
February 24th, 2014

Eastern Effects seeks technicians for the lighting department!

Ep 195: Richard Lorber / Joshua Weinstein & Jean Tsien
by Adam Schartoff
February 19th, 2014

Kino Lorber CEO, Richard Lorber is the first guest. He’s followed by Filmwax friends Joshua Weinstin & Jean Tsien whose film, Drivers Wanted, will be premiering on America Reframed on 2/25.

Ep 194: Karl Jacob
by Adam Schartoff
February 14th, 2014

Pollywogs director Karl Jacob is the guest. A lengthy discussion about putting your indie film out into the world is the thrust of this length conversation.

For NYC Filmmakers! Made in NY Marketing Credit
by Kate Gellene
February 14th, 2014

A great opportunity for NYC productions to get exposure without breaking the bank!

Ep 193: Jessica Green / Gavin Smith / Sally Berger
by Adam Schartoff
February 12th, 2014

A look at film programming in New York City with such luminaries as Jessica Green, Gavin Smith and Sally Berger.

Life Itself is Love
by Katherine Delby
February 10th, 2014

Last Monday, Rooftop Films had the pleasure of screening Steve James new documentary Life Itself for the film’s Indiegogo backers and special guests.

Ep 192: Bryan Poyser Returns
by Adam Schartoff
February 7th, 2014

Filmmaker Bryan Poyser returns to the podcast for a lengthy discussion of his film career. He’s currently in New York to introduce audiences to his new comedy, Love & Air Sex, which opens today at the Cinema Village.

Aardvark Now Available on VOD and Itunes
by Kate Gellene
February 6th, 2014

Aardvark, the hybrid thriller from Kitao Sakurai and alum of the 2010 Summer Series is finally available to watch!

Ep 191: Hal Hartley
by Adam Schartoff
February 4th, 2014

Filmmaking legend Hal Hartley is the sole guest on Episode 191 of the podcast.

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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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