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“Gasland” Tour Draws Huge Crowds, Lively Debate

“Gasland” Tour Draws Huge Crowds, Lively Debate

Rooftop just got back from touring with Josh Fox’s Gasland . It opens tomorrow at the IFC Center, and if you value your non-flammable drinking water, you’ll go see it.

Filmmaker Interview: “A Harlem Mother”

Filmmaker Interview: “A Harlem Mother”

Filmmaker Ivana Todorovic speaks to Rooftop Films about her film “A Harlem Mother” and the impossible strength it takes to create something positive out of the murder of your son.

THE “PLAGUES AND PLEASURES” OF ENVIRONMENTAL DISASTERS

THE “PLAGUES AND PLEASURES” OF ENVIRONMENTAL DISASTERS

Watch the trailer! Then buy the DVD! At Rooftop, our events are more than just screenings: they’re interactions between the film, the filmmakers, the audience, the venue, and the local community. In 2006, when we screened Chris Metzler and Jeff Springer’s documentary “Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea,” a film about the man-made ecological […]

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