Archive for: 2012 Summer Series

Meet the Filmmaker (“Grandma Lo-Fi”)

Meet the Filmmaker (“Grandma Lo-Fi”)

We catch up with filmmaker Kristín Björk Kristjánsdóttir to get the full scoop on ‘Grandma Lo-Fi’.

Meet the Filmmaker: Jacob Krupnik (“Girl Walk // All Day”)

Meet the Filmmaker: Jacob Krupnik (“Girl Walk // All Day”)

Rooftop Films interviews Jacob Krupnick of “Girl Walk // All Day”

Meet Casey Safron, Founder and Curator of the Animation Block Party

Meet Casey Safron, Founder and Curator of the Animation Block Party

Rooftop Films sits down with the programmer for Animation Block Party, playing Friday, July 28 at Automotive High School.

Meet Shenandoah and the Night

Meet Shenandoah and the Night

Rooftop Films interviews Shenandoah Ableman of Shenandoah and the Night.

Get Inspired with Once in a Lullaby

Get Inspired with Once in a Lullaby

A fifth grade choir from Staten Island gets their big break

Spreading the word – DCTV Presents The Invisible War 7/26

Spreading the word – DCTV Presents The Invisible War 7/26

DCTV spreading the word together with the documentary The Invisible War Thursday, July 26th.

Meet the filmmaker: Nina Conti (“Her Master’s Voice”)

Meet the filmmaker: Nina Conti (“Her Master’s Voice”)

Rooftop had the opportunity to ask some questions about the truly personal documentary Her Master’s Voice by Nina Conti.

Meet The Filmmaker: Katie Dellamaggiore (“Brooklyn Castle”)

Meet The Filmmaker: Katie Dellamaggiore (“Brooklyn Castle”)

Katie Dellamaggiore’s debut feature Brooklyn Castle tells the extraordinary story of New York City middle school I.S. 318, home of the nation’s most successful student chess team. Though 70% of the school’s students come from low income families, most of their player rankings would beat out Albert Einstein. Katie spent over a year with the kids, documenting their hard work, their challenges and their success. Rooftop recently had a chat with her about her experiences making the film, her inspiration, and exciting plans for the future.

Catch A Baseball Flick On Staten Island!

Catch A Baseball Flick On Staten Island!

Rooftop Films is merging with the sport of Baseball on Staten Island for free screenings of some classic baseball films.

If You Haven’t Yet Seen ‘The Imposter’…

If You Haven’t Yet Seen ‘The Imposter’…

Bart Layton’s ‘The Imposter’ playing now at Sunshine Cinema. Don’t miss out!

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