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Welcome back from a nice, long weekend, everyone! Hope everyone enjoyed celebrating MLK. For this special edition of Clip of the Week, we’re actually featuring a throwback (yes, we know it’s not Thursday).
Two years ago, the MNN El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center was getting its final polishes and coats of paint. The facility opened its doors in early 2012 to function as an unprecedented resource for residents of East Harlem and the rest of Manhattan, and that’s just what it’s done. Shortly after, eHarlemTV, a monthly MNN program that puts the spotlight on the rich culture and history of the barrios, produced a profile of the Firehouse’s journey from run-down relic to cutting-edge production and media education center.
Watch the video to see how El Barrio Firehouse preserves the neighborhood’s architecture and history, and how it closes the “digital...
Curious about the field and studio production courses available at the MNN El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center? Come to a one-hour information session to learn all about them! You’ll get details on the cutting-edge facility’s Field Camera Training, Production Studio Training, Digital Video Editing Training, Community Builders and more. Learn about eligibility requirements and the application process.
Where: MNN El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center, 175 E. 104th St.
When: Tuesday, February 4 and Tuesday, March 4, 6:30-7:30pm
If you plan to attend, please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org, including your...
MNN’s January newsletter is out today, and it’s full of exciting details on what’s been going on at the network for the past few weeks and months! Here’s a roundup:
MNN producer to cover Sundance Film Festival
Rao Rampilla, executive producer and host of “Bollywood to Hollywood with Rao Rampilla,” this month is becoming the first producer to cover Sundance for a show on MNN. Read the dynamic installment of “MNN Diaries” Rao penned last month.
News from…the MNN El Barrio Firehouse
El Barrio Firehouse hosted a Film Club screening and discussion of “Dirty Wars,” an investigative documentary that’s been shortlisted for an Oscar this year. Read about the event here. The Firehouse will hold an information session about 2014 field and studio production classes on Tuesday, February 4 at 6:30 pm. If you would like to attend, please email