Rooftop Films

Rooftop Films’ 2011 Summer Lineup and Schedule (photo)

Rooftop Films’ 2011 Summer Lineup and Schedule

It’s pretty embarrassing that I live in New York City and haven’t been to a Rooftop Films event yet, since their whole thing is showing awesome indie movies — many of them New York premieres — in awesome outdoor venues (in my defense, I’m incredibly lazy). I met the guys who founded and run Rooftop […]

Up on Rooftop Films and “The City Dark” (photo)

Up on Rooftop Films and “The City Dark”

If you live in New York City you need to take advantage of Rooftop Films. And as a New Yorker myself, I’m including myself in this directive. After talking with Rooftop founder Mark Elijah Rosenberg and program director Dan Nuxoll about their fantastic programs, particularly their signature summer film series on rooftops all over the […]

Up on the roof. (photo)

Up on the roof.

Rooftop Films has announced the first half of their ridiculously cool summer outdoor series — their 13th, and always one of the best things about being in New York for the season. They’re kicking off with a short film showcase on May 15th on the roof of the New Design High School. Among the features […]

Rooftop shorts on the web.

Shorts from the Rooftop Films Series are back for the summer at IFC.com — there’ll be three new films online each week here, but you can also find them through the Rooftop Films Blog, where the Rooftop crew will be posting information, commentary and interviews along with each film. They’ll be posting 100 films over […]