59th St Open Studio

Reopening of MNN Facilities

MNN will begin a limited and phased reopening of our studio and edit facilities at our 59th Street and El Barrio Firehouse Community Media centers beginning the week of May 3rd. Make your online reservations now for the available studios, edit stations, and cameras.


Empowering local voices and diverse views.

Manhattan Neighborhood Network is a media learning, production, and distribution hub that promotes creative expression, independent voices and community engagement.

Decision NYC: Tahanie Aboushi & Liz Crotty

Gotham Gazette's Ben Max sits down one-on-one with Manhattan DA candidates Tahanie Aboushi and Liz Crotty.

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Airs Friday at 6pm on MNN1 and MNNHD

Upcoming Classes & Events

Encuentro con Creadores de Medios


Encuentro con Creadores de Medios de MNN es un evento para expander su red de contactos para MNN y productores comunitarios independientes. Los productores seleccionados tendrán la oportunidad de presentar su programa existente o mostrar ideas a los asistentes.

Making the Cut: Editing Explained


This free workshop walks you through how to improve your editing skills and use the power of the cut to build tension in a scene, progress your story and develop characters through the art of editing.

Realizando el Corte: Edición Explicada


Este taller gratuito le explica cómo mejorar sus habilidades de edición y cómo utilizar el poder del corte para generar tensión en una escena, avanzar en su historia y desarrollar personajes a través del arte de la edición.

Are you ready to make media that matters?

Whether you want to learn how to manage a crew in our multi-camera studios, how to capture a great story in the field, or how to edit your media, MNN has a class for you.

Join the digital media revolution and embark on your journey to becoming a community producer at MNN with access to our state-of-the-art media production equipment.

Register for INFO SESSION

Class schedule

MNN Online

MNN’s Online Learning initiatives provide MNN community producers with virtual support on media projects, learning opportunities to continue building your production skills, as well as informational sessions about MNN facilities and services.

Here is what you can expect from MNN’s Online Learning Initiatives.


This Week On MNN

April 29, 2021

This Week on MNN celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month.

COVID-19 Update: MNN facilities will reopen at limited capacity on May 3rd 2021, full details here. All current classes will remain online, and Virtual MNN remains open.

MNN Mourns Loss of Longtime Producer Harold Channer

In Memoriam: Harold Channer

MNN Mourns the Loss of Longtime Producer Harold Channer.

Read more about Harold.