Posts Tagged ‘Filmmakers’ Fund’

by Kate Gellene
April 17th, 2014

Last year, we awarded the Rooftop Filmmakers Fund Equipment Grant to Keith Miller’s Five Star. The film is set to make its World Premiere tonight at Tribeca Film Festival. We asked Keith a few questions about the making of the film, the challenges he faced, and what’s coming next.

by Kate Gellene
December 19th, 2013

We’re happy to say that many, many grantees and alumni are heading to Sundance this year! Watch out for these great projects in 2014.

by Riley Hooper
December 5th, 2013

This past August I, along with three other filmmakers, set off on a journey to shoot a documentary at the world’s longest yard sale…

by Kate Gellene
May 22nd, 2013

AT&T Rooftop Feature Film Grantees Bill and Turner Ross give us an update on Western, their latest project.

by Sabrina Farhi
March 22nd, 2013

Help kickstart Rooftop alum and grant recipient Alison Bagnall’s latest project “Funny Bunny” about complicated characters who do absurd but authentic things.

by Gillian Robespierre
September 22nd, 2011

Hi. My name is Gillian Robespierre. I’m a writer/director attending the 2011 IFP Emerging Narrative project forum with my script Obvious Child. It’s a romantic comedy with an abortion. Yes, it’s a comedy.

by Kat Candler
September 20th, 2011

We’ve had some really nice interest in the project. It sounds nice now, but that might change later on when they say, “You know what? It’s not for us.” I like to keep expectations low. That way you don’t get your hopes up. And that way they can’t come crashing down.

by Mark Elijah Rosenberg
February 6th, 2008

Rooftop Films has announced the recipients of the 2007-08 Filmmakers’ Fund Short Film Grant. See below!
Rooftop Films is more than a film festival–we are a collaborative community of filmmakers, audience, venues and neighborhoods. One of our most innovative programs is The Rooftop Filmmakers’ Fund, a slate of grants given to selected filmmakers whose work has [...]

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