Jun 30
—Aug 19

Rooftop Films


Rooftop Films has been showing an eclectic mix of indies, docs and shorts in the summer for more than a decade. Taking place at outdoor venues like rooftops, parks and other unique spaces across the City, the festival is a great place to discover new films and emerging talents. Note that some screenings are free while others require paid admission.

2017 Schedule

May 19: Short Film Program: This is What We Mean by Short Films
May 20: Band Aid (2017)
May 25: Short Film Program: The New American Paradise
May 27: The Genius and the Opera Singer (2017)
May 30: Short Film Program: Love is Short
June 2: Rat Film (2016)
June 3: Short Film Program: Dark Toons
June 9: Short Film Program: New York Nonfiction
June 10: Short Film Program: Trapped: Uncanny Short Films
June 14: Rough Night (2017)
June 16: The Maribor Uprisings (2017)
June 17: Mr. Roosevelt (2017)
June 21: The Bad Batch (2016)
June 23: The Cage Fighter (2017)
June 28: The Big Sick (2017)
June 30: Brigsby Bear (2017)
July 1: Quest (2017)
July 7: Whose Streets? (2017)
July 14: The Strange Ones (2017)
July 15: L.A. Times (2017)
July 19: Liberation Day (2016)
July 20: Short Film Program: Seattle Short Films
July 21: Short Film Program: Sundance Short Films
July 22: Menashe (2017)
July 25: The Incredible Jessica James (2017)
July 27: Animation Block Party
July 28: Dayveon (2017)
July 29: Net Positive: Internet Health Shorts
August 2: The Challenge (2016)
August 4: California Dreams (2017)
August 8: Monkey Business: The Adventures of Curious George’s Creators (2017)
August 12: Have a Nice Day (Hao ji le) (2017)
August 18: Beach Rats (2017)
August 19: Short Film Program: Rooftop Shots
Additional Films TBA

Photo: Dillon Dewaters



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