MNN’s Mediamaker Meetup is a lecture series and networking event for Certified and Independent Community Producers. Certified MNN Producers will have the opportunity to share production advice and receive feedback from fellow community producers and prominent professional media makers.

A select group of certified MNN community producers will have the opportunity to present their existing show or show ideas to attendees. If you are a certified MNN producer and would like to be one of the select producers who get to pitch their show idea, please email education@mnn.org.
 

This event is free and open to the public but registration is required.

Upcoming Sessions

Past Mediamaker meeetups

Missed one of our past Mediamaker Meetup guest lectures? Don't fret, we have clips featuring lectures from media professionals, educators, and filmmakers. Watch the videos below and click HERE to subscribe to our YouTube page. 

Riley Hooper: Biographical Documentaries

This lecture featured award-winning filmmaker Riley Hooper discussing her process for creating biographical documentaries.

Mediamker Meetup is a lecture series and networking event for certified community producers at Manhattan Neighborhood Network.

Norman Solomon: Citizen Journalism

This lecture featured journalist, media critic, and founder of the Institute for Public Accuracy, Norman Solomon discussing the importance of independent reporting in contemporary times.

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Ron Claiborne: Reporting in the Field

This Mediamaker Meetup lecture featured Ron Claiborne, veteran reporter and ABC News' anchor discussing his experiences and tips for on-location reporting.

Mediamker Meetup is a lecture series and networking event for certified community producers at Manhattan Neighborhood Network.

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Jennie Bourne: The Art of Interviewing

This Mediamaker Meetup lecture featured Jennie Bourne, journalist and media consultant discussing tips and techniques for becoming a better interviewer.

Mediamker Meetup is a lecture series and networking event for certified community producers at Manhattan Neighborhood Network.

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Nick Ravich: Filmmaking on a Budget

This Mediamaker Meetup lecture featured Art 21's Nick Ravich discussing filmmaking on a budget and how to develop a compelling short documentary.

Mediamker Meetup is a lecture series and networking event for certified community producers at Manhattan Neighborhood Network.

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