Posts Tagged ‘Short Films’

by Mark Elijah Rosenberg
July 30th, 2010

Rooftop Films needs to raise $5,000 by August 4 in order to “extend the summer.” Please donate if you love Rooftop, and want to see us expand…Right into your home with this limited-edition DVD.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
July 28th, 2010

Last week we screened the Swedish Film ‘Bye Bye C’est Fini’ as part of our partnership with the Swedish Film Institute. Rooftop Films spoke to director Tora Mårtens about the film’s subject, a 74 year old Brazilian woman whose frequent trysts with younger lovers keep her young.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
July 22nd, 2010

Rooftop speaks to filmmaker Terrence Nance about his film NO WARD and the devastating effects of forced migration in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
July 17th, 2010

Elena Greenlee, director of Mariachi, talks to Rooftop Films about the delicate task of telling a non abrasive story about race relations. See it tonight for free at Ft. Greene Park.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
June 30th, 2010

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

by Lela Scott MacNeil
June 29th, 2010

Rooftop Partners with Film Movement to provide distribution to one lucky short film from our festival, plus free DVD’s and more.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
June 18th, 2010

Filmmaker Ivana Todorovic speaks to Rooftop Films about her film “A Harlem Mother” and the impossible strength it takes to create something positive out of the murder of your son.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
June 18th, 2010

Ira Sachs, director of “Last Address” spoke with Rooftop Films about his film, which honors the memories of artists who died from AIDS by visiting their final residential addresses.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
June 15th, 2010

Filmmaker Rachel Tracey talks about meeting the subject of her documentary “A Grumpy Old Man,” and why collecting clocks makes sense after that moment in your life when time stood still.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
June 11th, 2010

In “Prince/William,” director Keith Miller subtle weaves a complex story of race and class in the changing strata of New York neighborhoods out of a simple conversation between strangers.

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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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