Ever felt like you were in a movie? Maybe you’ve felt like you were secretly being filmed as the main character, and everyone around you are just actors. When you’re feeling down you probably sing a sad song in your head. Or if you’re feeling yourself, you bump some bangers on your phone. But, what if you could make this "movie" into real one? MNN’s Youth Media Center offers media education and internships to people, just like you! Learn how to make your short stories come to life. Join the Youth Channel for a week of special programming about film and media production.
The Youth Channel airs programming every weeknight from 6-7pm on MNN 4 (FiOS 36, RCN 85, Spectrum 67 & 1998) and MNN HD (Spectrum 1993). To learn about MNN’s Youth Media Center and the work they produce, click here.
YC Facts: NYC Community Events
Monday, October 28th | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
YC interns cover community events throughout NYC.
Basic Field Projs Summer 2019
Tuesday, October 29th | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
A compilation of the Summer 2019 young certified producer projects.
Depth of View: Gardens of Justice
Wednesday, October 30th | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Youth Channel presents a conversation with filmmaker Jesus Manuel Villalba about the importance of community gardens and his documentary "Garden of Justice." The film tells the story of a family in New York City struggling to afford healthy food. It's part of Project VoiceScape, a mentoring program offered by Adobe Youth Voices, PBS and POV to support young documentary filmmakers.
YC Event: SHOWTIME Screening
Thursday, October 31st | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Filmmaker Shawn Antoine screened his award-winning short film "Showtime" at MNN's Firehouse. The film takes viewers into the unforgiving world of a New York City subway dancer.
Nightcap - Season 2 Episode 2
Friday, November 1st | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
This episode of Nightcap explores 23-year-old Brianna Abdullah's filmmaking career.