Manhattan Community Media

  • Manhattan Community Media

    Manhattan Neighborhood Network is the country's largest community media center. We supply the training, equipment, facilities, and channels you need to create your own TV show. Get involved.

  • Expand your Mind in El Barrio

    MNN’s El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center is a local hub for adults and youth interested in learning about media production, exploring El Barrio's rich culture and working for social justice. Learn more.

  • Create Engaging Media

    By enrolling in MNN's small, low-cost classes, Manhattan residents develop the skills they need to share their stories and create the best local programming on television. Register for classes today.

  • More Platforms Than Ever

    With 5 channels (and counting!) and live streaming, MNN provides community producers the opportunity to share their work with audiences in Manhattan and beyond. Watch Now.

     

  • Produce Your Own Television Show

    MNN’s professional equipment and state-of-the-art studios give community producers the space to create high-quality, broadcast-ready media. Explore our facilities.

  • Submit a Show in 3 Easy Steps

    Submitting a show to air on one of MNN's five channels is simple! Just fill out a timeslot request form, upload your media and promote your show. Learn more.

News

[ Our IT director, along with some other members of the staff, just got back from the NAB (National Association of Broadcasters) conference in Las Vegas. A recent entry in the MNN blog highlights some fun facts about MNN gleaned from a week of talking to TV producers and other people from around the world: Did you know? - That MNN is known worldwide? Wherever...
MNN will be co-hosting a community screening this Thursday, March 1st with the Black Documentary Collective (BDC) . This FREE screening will take place in MNN's Open Studio and will begin at 6:30pm. Julieanna Richardson of The History Makers will be flying in from Chicago to make a special presentation about one of the world's largest archival reserves of...
Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN) continues to be the vehicle for thousands of community based groups and individuals to inform and express their viewpoints on different issues. As the demand for mass global communication and alternative media increases there is a bigger need for communities of color and low-income communities to be able to keep up and be part of the information highway. Now...
MNN's Youth Channel will be hosting Ideas & Identities , a special screening of youth-created videos at the Anthology Film Archives, located at 32 Second Ave. We will be highlighting exceptional youth media created by members of the Lower East Side Girls Club, the TRUCE program at Harlem Children's Zone, as well as featuring "Beyond the Hijab: Struggling Against...

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Represent NYC

 

Represent NYC is a weekly program that gives local elected officials and candidates the chance to update voters about the issues shaping the future of the city. 

Clip of the Week

America is unable to protect itself from gun violence. Watch this discussion of the pros and cons of gun ownership, and historical contexts for it that help us understand how our Second Amendment was written, an American-specific climate of violence that makes us crave protection at all times, and reflection on the bloodshed of so many lives lost as our government fails to take action.

YC Spotlight

Let this week’s YC Spotlight serve as your reminder to keep talking about gun violence and to work toward solutions that will save lives. Watch now.