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.


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...
Don't Miss MNN's 15th Birthday Bash! Celebrate MNN's 15th birthday by coming out to our Street Carnival Block Party September 15th, 1-6pm in East Harlem at 104th Street between 3rd and Lexington Avenues! Enjoy live entertainment, free food, games for youth, prizes and video expos! We'll also be kicking off the development of MNN's new Uptown Community & Youth Media Center in the historic...
>Ruth Glanz, who passed away quite unexpectedly this past week, served on Manhattan Neighborhood Network's board of directors for two terms. Her special assignment was to speak for the interests of our producers because she had been one herself for many years. AGEWISE, her program made with and about seniors, was recognized as "outstanding" at the Home Town Festival of the Alliance for...


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Chris Gethard returns to his public access roots with an all new no-holds-barred comedy showcase.

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

Discussing the violence that faces Black non-conforming people and creating humanizing narratives.

YC Spotlight

Join Youth Producers in “It’s Time for USWNT’s Equality” to find out more about the teams’ activism for equal pay.