« MTV's 'Legally Blonde' Search Begins | Main | SketchFest NYC Preview: Fearsome »

Rooftop Films Begins 2008 Summer Season

Rooftop_films

We're about a week behind with this news, but Rooftop Films -- the non-profit outdoor film festival that has been showing films on rooftops, in parks, and along waterways in New York since 1997 -- has returned for the 2008 summer season.

The summer screening series typically features films (duh), panel discussions, Q&A sessions, music, and free open bar parties. But there's just too much to list here, so visit the Rooftop Films website for more info, or click here for the full summer schedule.

The New Roots Project interviewed Rooftop Films' founder and artistic director Mark Rosenberg (on a rooftop, no less). Rosenberg talks about why he decided to screen on roofs, how the settings the films are screened in helps the experience, why he prefers short films, and more about what Rooftop Films does for the independent film community:


Mark Rosenberg Interview from The New Roots Project on Vimeo.

-- Daniel Lehman

Dig This

TrackBack

TrackBack URL for this entry:
https://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d8341c9cc153ef00e55348d68e8834

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Rooftop Films Begins 2008 Summer Season:

Comments

The comments to this entry are closed.