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 summer youth program officially kicked off this week and we’re so excited to have a new group of young people in the building ready to make media. In the meantime, check out content our past programs next week on the Youth Channel!
This Sunday on MNN, tune in to programming that features community leaders, environmental experts and healthcare professionals who are all working hard to protect the people they serve.
Thursday, 7/12, at 8pm: tune in to the latest episode in the “Elections 2018: The Progressive Path Forward” series to learn more about tactics, strategies and possible solutions on local, state, and national levels to the plague of “Dark Money” in politics.
In this week’s YC Spotlight, check out an interview with social justice lawyer Elizabeth Hira of New York Abortion Access Fund about the dangers of Trump’s proposed gag rule, the importance of Planned Parenthood’s survival, the role of Supreme Court Justices in these decisions and more.
It’s time to head back to work after a slow holiday week, which may take some getting used to. Ease into it and add a little MNN to your week with all new episodes from your favorite shows.

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Race to Represent

Race to Represent

Race to Represent offers a 3D view of Manhattan’s 2018 elections.

Represent NYC

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

Life in the margins means inability to receive proper health care, including mental health resources that are already in short supply.

YC Spotlight

Nearly 3.7 million immigrants in the U.S. are black, yet the media tends to leave out coverage of their experiences. In this week’s YC Spotlight, youth producer Michael talks with New York City organizer Albert Saint-Jean of Black Alliance for Just Immigration (BAJI) about challenges that black undocumented immigrants face.