Rooftop Films brings the best independent films in the world to the rooftops of New York City and submissions for their 2018 Summer Series are now open. Submit your films today for a chance to participate in one of the most unique, filmmaker-friendly, independent film events in the world. Early bird deadline is December 1 and regular deadline is January 12.
The Summer Series runs annually from May through August and features daring new films, all screened outdoors, in front of big, loyal audiences in parks, on boats, and on rooftops overlooking the greatest city in the world. Tens of thousands of people attend Rooftop screenings every summer, making it one of the most popular festivals in New York City and one of the biggest festivals for independent films in the world.