Rooftop Films Announce 2018 Summer Series Slate

With summer time in the New York City just around the corner, the Rooftop Film Series offers New York movie fans a unique atmosphere to experience and enjoy upcoming film releases including festival favorites such as The Miseducation of Cameron Post and Blindspotting. Rooftop films announced the selection of films screening throughout New York City beginning on Thursday, May 19th through August 25th. Presented by SundanceTV, the ambitious selection of films include innovative short films and festival favorites offered alongside live musical performances with after-parties featuring Freixenet and signature cocktails by Ketel One Family Made Vodka.

“Rooftop Films is famous for creating fun, custom-curated, large-scale events that augment the experience of watching our favorite new films,” said Dan Nuxoll, Artistic Director of Rooftop Films.

Rooftop Films mission is to engage and inspire the diverse communities of New York City by showcasing the work of emerging filmmakers and musicians.

This Is What We Mean By Short Films

Taking place at the Green-Wood Cemetery in Greenwood Heights, the first night opening program will include Rooftop Filmmakers Fund grantee Niki Lindroth Von Bahr’s award-winning short film, The Burden, a darkly comical musical that reminds us that every apocalypse can also be a tempting liberator and additional short films to be announced. The night will also include live music from L’Rain and an after-party. – 500 25th Street. Greenwood, Brooklyn

Rooftop Summer Series Slate

American Animals (Bart Layton)

Nancy (Christina Choe)

Damsel (David Zellner, Nathan Zellner)

A Prayer Before Dawn (Jean-Stéphane Sauvaire)

An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn (Jim Hosking)

Bisbee ’17 (Robert Greene)

Black Mother (Khalik Allah)

Blindspotting (Carlos López Estrada)

The Breaker Upperers (Jackie van Beek, Madeleine Sami)

Dead Pigs (Cathy Yan)

En el Séptimo Día (Jim McKay)

Exit Music (Cameron Mullenneaux)

Family (Laura Steinel)

The Gospel of Eureka (Michael Palmieri, Donal Mosher)

Hearts Beat Loud (Brett Haley)

The Miseducation of Cameron Post (Desiree Akhavan)

Never Goin’ Back (Augustine Frizzell)

Our New President (Maxim Pozdorovkin)

Pick of the Litter (Dana Nachman, Don Hardy Jr.)

Shirkers (Sandi Tan)

Skate Kitchen (Crystal Moselle)

This One’s for the Ladies (Gene Graham)

Unlovable (Suzi Yoonessi)

We The Animals (Jeremiah Zagar)

Wild Nights with Emily (Madeleine Olnek)

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