Rooftop Films announced the feature films selected for 23rd Summer Series. Films include Brittany Runs a Marathon, celebrated playwright Paul Downs Colaizzo’s Sundance smash.
NAME OF FESTIVAL: Rooftop Films
WHERE: Brooklyn, NY
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL: Rooftop Films has been showing films outdoors in New York City since 1997. Things have changed a lot since then, but in most ways we are still, at heart, the same hopeful and ambitious grassroots organization we where back then.
Rooftop Films announced the lineup for the first three weeks of Summer Series 2019, including David Modigliani’s behind-the-scenes HBO documentary, Running with Beto.
Mozilla Firefox + Rooftop Films to Present a Film Screening About Society’s Relationship With The Internet on July 21 in NYC
Mozilla, the non-profit organization behind the Firefox browser, is partnering with Rooftop Films to bring a memorable evening of film and discussion called “Terms of Service”
Rooftop Films to US Premiere EXIT MUSIC Cameron Mullenneaux’s Docu-Portrait of Ethan Rice Dying with Cystic Fibrosis
On Saturday, June 16, Rooftop Films will present the U.S. Premiere of Exit Music, Cameron Mullenneaux’s intimate and emotional docu-portrait of Ethan Rice, a 28 year old with Cystic Fibrosis
On Friday, June 8th, Rooftop Films will present the New York Premiere of Wrestle outdoors in MetroTech Commons in Downtown Brooklyn. The screening is free with an RSVP
Rooftop Films Kicked off 2018 Summer Series with an Evening of Short Films at Green-Wood Cemetery [Photos]
After the rain caused the opening night to move to Sunday May 20, Rooftop Films opened up its Summer Series last night with the first ever outdoor film screening in Green-Wood Cemetery.
Rooftop Films Unveils Feature Films, Short Films and Programs for the 22nd Summer Series – May and June
This summer, Rooftop Films will present over 100 short films in 13 programs, with each program curated thematically.
This year’s 22nd Rooftop Films Summer Series, taking place May 19th to August 25th, today announced the majority of the feature film slate.
Rooftop Films today announced the dates for Opening Night of the 2018 Summer Series, and their annual New York Non-Fiction program.
The Rooftop Films 2017 Summer Series will take place May 19th to August 19th, featuring more than 45 outdoor screenings in more than 10 venues. The series will kick off on Friday, May 19th, with “This is What We Mean by Short Films,”
Rooftop Films has awarded sixteen cash and service grants to alumni filmmakers, including The Rooftop Filmmakers’ Fund Garbo NYC Feature Film Grants, which were awarded to directors Robert Greene and Kirsten Johnson.
Rooftop Films and Arts Brookfield will co-present three free screenings of short films on the Waterfront Plaza at Brookfield Place (formerly World Financial Center) in NYC, on July 28, 29, and 30, with live musical performances preceding each of the films.
In celebration of reaching its 20th Anniversary milestone, Rooftop Films will present two free, short-film programs that highlight some of its best and most memorable short films.
Rooftop Films and International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA), the world’s largest documentary film festival, will present three nights of documentary screenings in various locations across New York City from Wednesday, July 20 to Friday, July 22.
In The Treetops, the debut feature film of Matthew Brown will have its New York premiere on Thursday, June 23rd as part of the 2016 Rooftop Films Summer Series.
Sundance Film Festival favorite HUNT FOR THE WILDERPEOPLE has been added to the lineup for the 20th Annual Rooftop Summer Series Lineup in New York City.
Rooftop Films will show over 30 FREE outdoor screenings, many of which are new, independent films that will screen as part of the 20th Annual Summer Series.
Little Men and Author: The JT LeRoy Story have been added to the film lineup for the Rooftop Films 20th Annual Summer Series, taking place from May 20th to August 20th in various locations across New York City.
‘Danny Brown: Live at the Majestic’ ‘Los Punks: We Are All We Have ‘ Added to Rooftop Film Summer Series Lineup
The world premiere of Andrew Cohn’s documentary Danny Brown: Live at the Majestic and the New York debut of director Angela Boatwright’s Los Punks: We Are All We Have have been added to the lineup for Rooftop Film’s 20th Annual Summer Series.
Rooftop Films kicks off its summer on Friday, May 20th at The Bushwick Generator, in Brooklyn with “This Is What We Mean By Short Films,” a selection of innovative short films by independent filmmakers from around the world.
The New York premiere of 2016 Sundance sensation Holy Hell has been added to the opening weekend lineup of the 20th Annual Rooftop Films Summer Series.
Rooftop Films announced the Opening Weekend lineup and the first batch of feature film programming for the 20th Annual Summer Series.
Rooftop Films revealed the Opening Weekend, Feature and select highlights of the 19th annual Rooftop Films Summer Series. This year’s edition kicks off on Friday, May 29th, at their principal venue, Industry City, in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, with some of the greatest new short films from around the world. The event will include the New York premiere of David Sandberg’s highly anticipated and hilarious short film,Kung Fury, which raised $630,000 on Kickstarter and the trailer for which […]
Florian Habicht’s Concert Documentary “PULP: A Film About Life, Death & Supermarkets” to get a Preview Screening at NY’s Rooftop Film Summer Fest
Florian Habicht’s concert documentary film Pulp: A Film About Life, Death & Supermarkets which will be released by Oscilloscope Laboratories this November, will get a special preview screening at Rooftop Films Summer Series on Thursday, August 7th. Florian Habicht and PULP’s charismatic frontman Jarvis Cocker will be on hand for a Q&A session.