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.


"Tyrants in Therapy" follows the hilarious antics of two escaped mental patients with a lot of money and a penchant for karaoke . Somewhere between Max Headroom, The B-52's and Texas access legend Jack E. Jett lies this pearl! Indulge, every Sunday night/Monday morning at midnight on MNN2. Next dates: 6/18 and 6/25.
Sign up today for this exciting new seminar! This training will cover the basics of how to use Facebook and Twitter, two of the most popular social media services today. We will go over account setup and basic usage, break down commonly used social media lingo, and helper applications that make using these services easier. We'll also explore privacy and security concerns when using these tools. This seminar is the first of three to help you navigate the world of social media and use it to promote your shows.
The League of Women Voters of the City of New York (LWVNYC) and Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN) are teaming up to broadcast a debate for the newly drawn 13th Congressional District, a seat currently held by Rep. Charles Rangel. Five candidates are running for the Democratic nomination. The winner will be on the ballot in the November 6th General Election.
MNN would like to thank everyone who came out to the New York City Cable Franchise renewal hearing on Thursday Feb. 7, 2008 at the Borough of Manhattan Community College. Hundreds of Manhattan residents representing the diversity of the Borough testified and sent testimony in support of MNN, free speech, and a viable communications infrastructure for the public interest. Our collective voices...
Jump Off: A NY Regional Skills Building Strategy Session for Media Justice Thursday, November 29th from 9am-6pm with a Video Screening at 6:30pm Manhattan Neighborhood Network - Open Studio, 1st Floor, 537 West 59th Street (between 10th & 11th Avenues) Trains: A/B/C/D to 59th Street - Columbus Circle Are you concerned about the impact that media bias and corporate media consolidation has on...
On Wednesday, September 19th, Hope Community, Inc. in partnership with Manhattan Neighborhood Network will screen "East Harlem Focus: A Community Facing Transition." The 6:00 pm screening at MNN Studios, 537 West 59th Street, will be followed by a public discussion on gentrification and displacement in East Harlem. Produced by the Hope Community’s community programs department, “East Harlem Focus...


Upcoming Events and Classes at MNN

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

Este programa es una respuesta a la persecución contra el periodismo decente e independiente que vive la República Dominicana en la última década.

YC Spotlight

How are video games affecting our society? The youth channel reviews the impact...