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    Thanks!

    Updates, our thanks, and eternal gratitude!

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    Two Opening Night Early Bird Tickets

    Be among the first to get your tickets to Rooftop's 2020 Opening Night at NYC's historic Green-Wood Cemetery. Join us next May for a celebratory evening of new short films, and a rare chance to spend the evening with some of Brooklyn's most famous "permanent residents."

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    See you at the show!

    Pledge $30 now and get a pair of tickets to any 2020 Summer Series screening + all the invaluable satisfaction you feel for supporting us!

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    Rooftop Films Tote Bag + Tix

    Receive a Rooftop Films tote bag, plus two free tickets to any 2020 Summer Series screening!

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    • 2 tickets to the 2020 Summer Series!
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    A Book from Film Desk Books

    Select from either "John Huston by Lillian Ross" or "Francois Truffaut by Lillian Ross," plus 2 free tickets to any 2020 Summer Series screening!

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    Membership: Community Level

    Welcome to the family! Your Community membership gives you 15% off full price tickets for 2 people to all Summer Series screenings, and guaranteed priority entry with ticket (member line) at all ticketed screenings.

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    • 2 tickets to the 2020 Summer Series!
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    Green-Wood Twilight Tour

    Can't get enough of Green-Wood? Experience the cemetery at its most atmospheric as the sun fades over the horizon with a pair of tickets to one of their signature "Twilight Tours" (includes exclusive access to their famous catacombs, normally closed to the public.)

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    Membership: Supporting Level

    Welcome to the family! Your Supporting Membership gives you 50% off full price tickets for 2 people to all Summer Series screenings, guaranteed priority entry with ticket (member line) at all ticketed screenings, invites to select year-round member-only special events and sneak preview screenings, and a gorgeous (and practical) Rooftop Films Tote Bag!

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    • 5 free tickets to the 2020 Summer Series!
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    Blu-ray, Poster, etc.: THE FAREWELL

    One baseball cap, plush keychain, Blu-ray copy, and poster of Lulu Wang's THE FAREWELL, starring Awkwafina. Courtesy of A24.

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    Oscilloscope Film History Pack

    The Oscilloscope Film History Pack: An extra-credit swag-pack from our friends at O-Scope. If you wanna make a movie, you should know how the masters did it. Featuring Blu-rays of SEARCHING FOR INGMAR BERGMAN and HAL, along with an O-Scope power pin, matches, rolling papers, and felt pen, all in an Oscilloscope tote.

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    • Oscilloscope matches
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    Pair of Tix to LIVE FROM HERE

    Be a part of live public radio being made, with two tickets to LIVE FROM HERE WITH CHRIS THILE—a Saturday-night destination for radio audiences everywhere—on February 8th at Town Hall (special guests TBA). Acclaimed musician and songwriter Chris Thile welcomes a wide range of well-known and up-and-coming talent to the stage for a beautiful listening experience, blending musical performances, comedy, and audience interaction.

    Comes bundled with a Rooftop Community membership, which gives you 15% off full price tickets for 2 people to all Summer Series screenings, and guaranteed priority entry with ticket (member line) at all ticketed screenings!

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    • A pair of tickets to LIVE FROM HERE WITH CHRIS THILE on 2/8
    • Rooftop Films Community Membership
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    Membership: Contributing Level

    Welcome to the family! Your Contributing Membership gives you an unlimited amount of 50% off full price tickets to all Summer Series screenings, guaranteed priority entry with ticket (member line) at all ticketed screenings, invites to select year-round member-only special events and sneak preview screenings, and a gorgeous (and practical) Rooftop Films Tote Bag!

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    • 9 tickets to the 2020 Summer Series!
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    Membership: Friend Level

    Welcome to the family! Your Friend of Rooftop Level membership gives you FREE entry for member plus one guest to all Summer Series screenings, 50% off any additional full price tickets purchased, guaranteed priority entry with ticket (member line) at all ticketed screenings, invites to all year-round member-only special events and sneak preview screenings, and the Rooftop Films Tote Bag!

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    Gala Early Bird - Pair of Tickets

    Two tickets to our 4th Annual Gala and Filmmaker Award ceremony in April 2020. Join us in celebrating film, art, and our community!

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    VIP Gala Early Bird - Single Ticket

    One VIP ticket to our 4th Annual Gala and Filmmaker Award ceremony in April 2020. VIP ticket includes access to a special VIP pre-reception to meet the talent and honorees. Join us in celebrating film, art, and our community!

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    VIP Gala Early Bird - Pair of Tickets

    Two VIP tickets to our 4th Annual Gala and Filmmaker Award ceremony in April 2020. VIP ticket includes access to a special VIP pre-reception to meet the talent and honorees. Join us in celebrating film, art, and our community!

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    Become a Gala Supporter

    Pledge to support our Annual Gala in April 2020. Now in its fourth year, Rooftop Films will continue our tradition of honoring gifted and fearless artists working in film today.

    As a Supporter you will receive 4 VIP Gala Tickets, plus 4 Regular Gala Tickets, and your Logo/Name on gala digital materials. Join us in celebrating film, art, and our community!

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    Become a Gala Sponsor

    Pledge to support our Annual Gala in April 2020. Now in its fourth year, Rooftop Films will continue our tradition of honoring gifted and fearless artists working in film today.

    As a Sponsor you will receive 6 VIP Gala Tickets, plus 8 Regular Gala Tickets, and your Logo/Name on gala digital materials and on-screen at the event. Join us in celebrating film, art, and our community!

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    Become a Gala Patron

    Pledge to support our Annual Gala in April 2020. Now in its fourth year, Rooftop Films will continue our tradition of honoring gifted and fearless artists working in film today.

    As a Patron, you will receive 12 VIP Gala Tickets, plus 16 Regular Gala Tickets, your Logo/Name on gala print and digital materials, and prominent thanks from the stage. Join us in celebrating film, art, and our community!

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    Become a Signature Gala Sponsor

    Pledge to support our Annual Gala in April 2020. Now in its fourth year, Rooftop Films will continue our tradition of honoring gifted and fearless artists working in film today.

    As a Supporter you will receive 22 VIP Gala Tickets, plus 30 Regular Gala Tickets, your Logo/Name on gala print and digital materials and step + repeat, and prominent thanks from the stage. Join us in celebrating film, art, and our community!

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    7-inch USB physical edition of EYESLICER

    Season 2 of THE EYESLICER, the variety TV show that blends boundary-pushing short-form works by filmmakers including Rooftop alumni Joanna Arnow, Lauren DeFilippo, Jessica Kingdon, Leah Shore, Kati Skelton, Nathan Truesdell, and Travis Wood into a weird, wild, uninterrupted whole.

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    Criterion Inspiration

    Get inspired with a Blu-ray from The Criterion Collection! Options include CRONOS (1993, del Toro), DEAD MAN (1995, Jarmusch), DESERT HEARTS (1985, Deitch), MY OWN PRIVATE IDAHO (1991, Van Sant), POLYESTER (1981, Waters), and TIE ME UP! TIE ME DOWN! (1990, Almodóvar). We can't get you into the Criterion closet, but we can help you (slowly) build your own...

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    Illustration by Hilary Campbell

    One Original illustration from Rooftop Filmmaker Fund Grantee and "New Yorker" cartoonist Hilary Campbell.

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    Filmmaker Mag and Community Membership

    Get a year's subscription to Filmmaker Magazine—the quarterly publication magazine covering independent film (an $18 value)—bundled with a Rooftop Community membership, which gives you 15% off full price tickets for 2 people to all Summer Series screenings, and guaranteed priority entry with ticket (member line) at all ticketed screenings!

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    • One year subscription to Filmmaker Magazine
    • 2 tickets to the 2020 Summer Series!
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    Blu-ray & Poster: THE LAST BLACK MAN...

    One Blu-ray copy and poster of Rooftop alumni Joe Talbot's THE LAST BLACK MAN IN SAN FRANCISCO, starring Jimmie Fails & Jonathan Majors. Courtesy of A24.

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    Poster & Grooming Kit: THE LIGHTHOUSE

    One grooming kit and poster of Robert Eggers' THE LIGHTHOUSE, starring Willem Dafoe & Robert Pattinson. Courtesy of A24

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    Blu-ray, Poster, & Lapel Pin: MIDSOMMAR

    One Blu-ray copy, poster, and lapel pin of Ari Aster's MIDSOMMAR, starring Florence Pugh. Courtesy of A24.

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    Pair of Tix to Upcoming Murmrr Show

    Our partner venue, Murmrr, hosts music, comedy, readings, podcasts or anything that’s going to make you think, feel, and promote culture before commerce. Receive a pair of tickets to an upcoming show (held between Jan-Mar 2020)! Eligible options include: Judge John Hodgman, múm, and William Gibson, among others (subject to availability). Comes bundled with a Rooftop Community membership, which gives you 15% off full price tickets for 2 people to all Summer Series screenings, and guaranteed priority entry with ticket (member line) at all ticketed screenings!

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    • A pair of tickets to an upcoming Murmrr show (held btwn Jan-Mar)
    • Rooftop Films Community Membership
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