Posts Tagged ‘Strongman’

by Adam Schartoff
October 23rd, 2013

Among the guests are Jehane Noujaim & Karim Amer (The Square), Jason DaSilva (When I Walk) and the returning Zachary Levy (Strongman).

by Adam Schartoff
October 22nd, 2013

Join Filmwax, Zachary Levy and Stan “Stanless Steel” Pleskun for a special screening of Strongman in celebration of its long-awaited DVD and digital release this Wednesday, October 23rd.

by Adam Schartoff
October 18th, 2013

Indie film actor Tim Blake Nelson & documentary programmer Thom Powers (DOC NYC) are the guests in this episode of Filmwax Radio.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
September 23rd, 2011

Our picks for the three films that will get you through this soggy first weekend of fall.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
September 15th, 2011

If you’re looking for great eclectic films by local filmmakers, look no further than The Filmwax Film Series, a Brooklyn-based film series founded and programmed by our friend Adam Schartoff. We have to say, we like his taste, especially considering all the Rooftop Alums he’s got going on.

by Adam Schartoff
September 14th, 2011

In the debut episode of Filmwax Radio, host Adam Schartoff talks to filmmaker Zachary Levy.

by Lela Scott MacNeil
January 25th, 2011

Zachary Levy’s funny, gut-wrenching film Strongman (Rooftop Summer Series 2009), about professional strongman Stanless Steel, opens tomorrow at the IFC Center.

by Dan Nuxoll
May 1st, 2010

One of our favorite films from Rooftop Summer Series 2009 is screening tonight at Union Docs in Williamsburg

by Mark Elijah Rosenberg
June 3rd, 2009

Getting back to Rooftop’s roots as a guerrilla screening series, on Saturday May 30, following the screening of Zachary Levy’s documentary Strongman, Stanless Steel, the star of the film, raced time and defied all laws of common sense and safety, in order to lie in the street (on a leopard print rug, no less) and let a truck [...]

by Mark Elijah Rosenberg
May 29th, 2009

I was hit by a car once. It wasn’t fun. It hurt. But on Saturday night, at Rooftop Films, a man by the name of Stanless Steel will intentionally be run over by a truck.
It will be an emotional night for Stan. First, he’ll see the documentary about him, Zach Levy’s Strongman, watching it with [...]

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