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Raise the Rooftop – Support Rooftop Films’ 18th Year

Raise the Rooftop – Support Rooftop Films’ 18th Year

It is Rooftop Films mission to create the most unique film viewing experiences in NYC and beyond — we don’t screen in theaters, we screen in communities. We showcase groundbreaking independent films — not in cold, isolating, movie theaters but in the open air — and we make each screening a participatory community experience that

Fruitvale Station, The New Economy of Indie Film & New Black Voices – Notes from IFP Indie Film Week Day 1

The 2013 edition of IFP Independent Film Week kicked off at The Film Society of Lincoln Center today with a case study of the Oakland-based Oscar Grant story ‘Fruitvale Station‘.  Featuring first time feature Director Ryan Coogler and the films’ lead actress Melonie Diaz, moderated by FILM COMMENT Editor Nicolas Rapold, the conversation was an interesting peer

Sundance Favorite ‘Newlyweeds’ to Open @ Film Forum – September 18, 2013

Shaka King’s feature film debut, ‘NEWLYWEEDS‘ is an insightful dark comedy about love and marijuana. Lyle works as a repo man, delivering some of the funniest and most serious scenes in the film. Nina is a free spirit and an occasional baker who decides to work at a children’s museum in order to save money

2013 Rooftop Film Filmmaker Profile: Shaka King (Writer/Director – ‘Newlyweeds’)

Winner of the Rooftop Films and Edgeworx Studios Post-Production Grant, Shaka King’s feature film debut, ‘NEWLYWEEDS‘ is an insightful dark comedy about love and marijuana. Lyle works as a repo man, delivering some of the funniest and most serious scenes in the film. Nina is a free spirit and an occasional baker who decides to

Interview: Dan Nuxoll (Program Director – ‘Rooftop Films’)

The Rooftop Films 2013 Summer Series, the 17th year of “Underground Movies Outdoors,” will run every weekend from May 10 – August 17, 2013 with special events in September. The 2013 Rooftop Films Summer Series begins on May 10th and continues through the summer, with screenings each weekend in a variety of outdoor locations. Rooftop

Rooftop Films Announces Opening Weekend and Select Highlights for the 17th Annual Summer Series

Rooftop Films is proud to announce the Opening Weekend and select highlights for the 17th Annual Summer Series presented by AT&T, featuring over 45 outdoor screenings with huge crowds, live music, spectacular venues and the best in new, independent, and foreign films. This year’s edition kicks off with some of the greatest new short films from all around

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