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Help Durier Ryan complete his amazing new project Five Years

Help Durier Ryan complete his amazing new project Five Years

Rooftop is thrilled to hear about the new short film from Durier Ryan, after his wonderful Monroe St was so well received last summer. Durier is currently working on a very exciting new project Five Years but needs your help to complete it. Pledge now and kick start Five Years!

Support Rooftop Alum Todd Bieber’s Film About a Turtle Derby

Support Rooftop Alum Todd Bieber’s Film About a Turtle Derby

The maker of the fantastic Found: Lost Pictures of New York Blizzard is currently working on his next project, a film about a turtle derby, and needs your help on Kickstarter to make it happen. Pledge now and help kick start this exciting project.

Kickstart the Awesome Fest

Kickstart the Awesome Fest

Rooftop has partnered up with The Awesome Fest to bring Philadelphia an entire summer of completely FREE independent cinema. At Piazza at Schmidt’s, filmmakers, talent, and enthusiasts will come together for outdoor screenings of films direct from SXSW, Tribeca, and Sundance. To inspire the growth of Philly’s independent film community, the Awesome Fest now needs your support.

Join the Orbit(Film) Astronaut Appreciation Society

Join the Orbit(Film) Astronaut Appreciation Society

Help launch a solar system of short films by an all-star cast of independent artists. Join The Official Orbit(Film) Astronaut Appreciation Society and receive a grab bag of outer space goodies.

Kickstart the Rural Route Film Fest

Kickstart the Rural Route Film Fest

Rooftop is again partnering with the Rural Route Film Fest: on August 7, we’ll be hosting an 8pm and a 10pm screening on the garden roof of The Brooklyn Grange. But in order to get there, the Rural Route folks need your support.

Support Reel Works Teen Filmmaking Labs

Support Reel Works Teen Filmmaking Labs

Reel Works is one of the finest youth media training programs in the country, but they need your support to keep going!

Support: Where Soldiers Come From

Support: Where Soldiers Come From

On 4th of July weekend, Rooftop will host a screening of Heather Courtney’s powerful documentary Where Soldiers Come From. Make a donation to support this film and American Veterans.

Kickstart: When Two Worlds Collide

Kickstart: When Two Worlds Collide

The Rooftop Filmmakers’ Fund gave early support to Heidi Brandenburg and Matthew Orzel’s When Two Worlds Collide. Get in early as they are now seeking finishing funds for what is sure to be an astonishing political/environmental documentary.

Filmmakers, Aliens, Wrestlers on Rooftops

Filmmakers, Aliens, Wrestlers on Rooftops

We met our Kickstarter goal! Thanks everyone. Read here about all the filmmakers, wrestlers, robots, and lesbian space aliens on the Rooftops of New York City.

Putty Hill Opening Weekend Extravaganza!

Putty Hill Opening Weekend Extravaganza!

Matt Porterfield’s acclaimed and beautiful film Putty Hill played at our Kickstarter Film Festival last summer. Now it’s playing at Cinema Village in NYC. Go see it this weekend.

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