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Brooklyn Castle Opens Tonight

Let me guess; the chess team weren’t exactly considered players at your school. Well at I.S. 318 middle school in Williamsburg, Brooklyn that’s exactly what they are. Some of the highest ranked chess players in the nation, in fact. As principal Fred Rubino beams in the film Brooklyn Castle: “The geeks, they are the athletes”. […]

Detropia Opens Friday, September 7 at IFC Center

Detropia Opens Friday, September 7 at IFC Center

If you missed the opportunity to watch Detropia with us, check it out at the IFC Center starting Friday, September 7!

Conrad Jackson’s “Falling Overnight” Hits Theaters July 27th

Conrad Jackson’s “Falling Overnight” Hits Theaters July 27th

Rooftop Film’s Alum Conrad Jackson presents “Falling Overnight,” which comes out in theaters July 27th. A gripping and inspiring love story of two hopeful romantics as they embark on an uncertain future, “Falling Overnight” is not a film to miss!

“Kumare” Theatrical Debut at IFC Center June 20th

“Kumare” Theatrical Debut at IFC Center June 20th

If you didn’t make it to our screening of Virkam Gandhi’s “Kumare”, we’ve got great news! The documentary film about Gandhi’s dip into the conman’s world as a local guru in Arizona will be showcasing on June 20 in the IFC Center.

“You Hurt My Feelings” NY Premiere at reRun

“You Hurt My Feelings” NY Premiere at reRun

Long time Rooftop alumni Stephen Collins’ latest film will have its New York premiere at reRun Gastropub Theater! Steve will be there in person to talk about this darkly comic, off-kilter film.

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.

Strongman Opens at the IFC Center!

Strongman Opens at the IFC Center!

Zachary Levy’s funny, gut-wrenching film Strongman (Rooftop Summer Series 2009), about professional strongman Stanless Steel, opens tomorrow at the IFC Center.

“Tiny Furniture” Opens This Friday at the IFC Center!

“Tiny Furniture” Opens This Friday at the IFC Center!

24-year-old Rooftop Alum Lena Dunham‘s new film Tiny Furniture has been winning awards from SXSW, praise from the NY Times, and comparisons to Woody Allen. Go see it for yourself.

“Disco and Atomic War” Opens This Friday in New York!

“Disco and Atomic War” Opens This Friday in New York!

Go see the film Spout.com called a “a funny, inventively made work of true-life science fiction” THIS FRIDAY at Cinema Village in New York City.

“Four Lions” Explodes Its Way into New York City

“Four Lions” Explodes Its Way into New York City

Four Lions is a whip-smart laugh out loud film that blitzes the notion that a comedy about jihadists is a contradiction in terms. It opens August 5th at the Angelika, but you can see it first at a special sneak preview screening at BAM.

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