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.

  • Exciting New Programming from MNN!

    This fall, we're unrolling three new initiatives that showcase local communities, share independent political news and views, and make MNN programs available to a wider audience! Learn more.

     

  • 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.

News

The weekend is almost here and you can bet that NYC youth are looking forward to a long weekend so they can rest, relax and regroup. Luckily when the weekend is over, there’s still something to look forward to: Youth Channel programming on MNN!
With Obama’s farewell speech said and done and Trump’s inauguration coming up, the American people are anxiously waiting to see what changes this transfer of power will bring. This Sunday on MNN, watch as New Yorkers share their concerns, hopes and ideas for this new chapter in history.
In President Obama’s farewell speech this week, he challenged Americans to rise to a new level of activism. Watch this week’s YC Spotlight as youth use media as an advocacy tool.
2017 brings with it a growing list of changes including a new president for America and potentially a new mayor for New York City. As we settle into this transformative year, New Yorkers want to know: what does the future hold for New York City?
In an all-new, original documentary "Perspectives of El Barrio,” MNN’s Fall 2016 Youth Media Center interns will take you on a journey through one of the most culturally rich neighborhoods in the borough: El Barrio. Tune in on Wednesday, January 18 at 6pm on MNN 4.

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Represent NYC

Represent NYC

Represent NYC is a new 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

Long awaited by some, long dreaded by others, today marks a new era in American politics, with the inauguration of the 45th United States president. Watch “Represent NYC” for a discussion on what the new president may mean for New Yorkers.

YC Spotlight

With education on our minds after this week’s Betsy DeVos hearings, we bring you a student perspective on teachers in the United States as our Youth Channel Spotlight.