Posts Tagged ‘Dark ‘Toons’

by Lela Scott MacNeil
June 30th, 2010

Announcing the 2010 Animation Block Party Opening Night Line-up, at Rooftop Films on July 30th.

by Mark Elijah Rosenberg
May 29th, 2010

What if mankind’s greatest predators were just big five-eyed blue puppy dogs looking to play? Would we still try to zap them? This adorable and energetic animated film by Jake Armstrong is a ton of fun, and also speaks to humanity’s wild daring and laughably bold ignorance.

by Mark Elijah Rosenberg
May 29th, 2010

This film scares the guts out of me.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
May 28th, 2010

Rooftop Films speaks to director Johannes Nyholm about the fine line between dreams and reality. See his shadow puppet animation TONIGHT at Rooftop Films “Dark ‘Toons.”

by Lela Scott MacNeil
May 27th, 2010

Rooftop Films spoke with Camillevis Thery about metaphysics and the communicative power of a simple line. See his short film “Inukshuk” TONIGHT at our “Dark ‘Toons” show.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
May 26th, 2010

Directors Max Joseph and Chris Weller talk about their film “Let’s Harvest the Organs of Death Row Inmates,” a funny and provocative new take on the death penalty.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
May 25th, 2010

Rooftop Films spoke to the director of “The Surprise Demise of Francis Cooper’s Mother,” part of our “Dark Toons” program, about why being self-centered around death sometimes makes sense.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
May 20th, 2010

Rooftop Films speaks with Jake Armstrong, director of “The Terrible Thing of Alpha-9,” a funny and heartbreaking sci-fi animation and part of our Dark Toons program on May 28th.

by Mark Elijah Rosenberg
April 29th, 2010

Rooftop Films’ 14th Summer Series runs weekends from May 14-August 20. This year we will be screening 28 feature-length films and over 100 short films.

by Mark Elijah Rosenberg
May 28th, 2009

Get your Rooftop Web 2.0 savvy on: today, from 11:30am till 1:30pm, tickets to this weekend’s Rooftop Films shows are just $6. Spread the word and get tix now! 

FRIDAY, MAY 29 DARK ‘TOONS – BUY TICKETS
Animated short films that bring the still to life. FREE OPEN BAR AFTER THE SHOW
   Venue: on the roof of the Open Road RooftopAddress: 350 [...]

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