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.


MNN 59th Street is reopening on Friday, February 22, for Tape Drop Off, Edit and Field Services. Field hours are Mon-Fri, noon-8pm. Non Linear Ediing is open Mon-Fri, noon-10p. Non Linear Editing reservations can be made at 212-757-2670 ext 361. Tape Library is open M-Fri noon-8p and Saturday 10a-4pm. Due to construction, please note that wheelchair accessibility at 59th Street may be limited. Be sure to call ahead at 212-757-2670 x301 to get an up-to-date status report on all services at MNN's 59th Street facility.
Due to ongoing construction at 59th Street, all Field, Editing and Tape Library services will be suspended starting today, Tuesday, February 19, 2013 until Thursday, February 21, 2013. All MNN services will resume on Friday, February 22, 2013. Programs due on these dates that have not yet submitted programs, will have a repeat scheduled. For Field and Editing reservations, please call ext. 361. For Tape Library, please call ext. 302. Thank you!
All you talented creators of fine MNN programming, listen up! The submission deadline for this year’s Hometown Media Awards is Monday, March 11, 2013. MNN producers will have all membership fees waived.
From tenants' rights to astrology to how to make Pop-Tart Sandwiches , if it matters to Manhattanites, then you’ll find it among MNN’s programming.
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" .


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.