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.


Soaring solos, peaceful harmonies, and melodies that transport you. There are many reasons why New Yorkers for the past 10 years have dutifully spent sixty minutes a week with Gregory Hopkins , internationally renowned singer and musician and subject of MNN’s "The Gregory Hopkins Hour" .
Welcome back to Clip of the Week! Today we’re highlighting a fresh upload from "Video City," a weekly music show dedicated to showcasing unsigned local rap and hip-hop artists. Each episode features a top five countdown introducing you to the next big thing in the world of singles and mixtapes. Paging Sony Music!
"Unarius" is a strange New Age alien show from the 1970s, created by Ruth and Ernest Norman. Its purpose is to spread the mission of advanced beings from the fourth dimension. How can you possibly miss this? Every Tuesday at 1 PM on MNN3. Next air dates: 2/5 and 2/12.
Today we’re thrilled to introduce our new monthly blog series, “MNN Diaries,” a collection of written-form Q&As with an assortment of talented producers and hosts. The deal: We give each subject the same five questions; they answer them—in writing—however they please. We’re aiming for personal, thoughtful and introspective, so expect tales of triumph, stories of woe, jokes, gripes and more. Altogether, you’ll get the story of MNN: the lives that shape our programming, the lives affected by it.
MNN is excited to announce the next phase of the 59th Street studio upgrade project. Starting Monday, February 4, 2013, all MNN studios at 59th Street will be closed for renovations. Please read through the Frequently Asked Questions below to get all the news and information you need to navigate the changes. When is MNN Shutting Down the 59th Street Express Studios and How Long is the Rebuild Going to Take?


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

What Brett Kavanaugh's appointment to the Supreme Court could mean for America.

YC Spotlight

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.