Obie Award-Winning Actor Chris Myers Brings 3-Day Interfest To Harlem School of the Arts

OBIE Award Winning actor, HSA alum and Artist in Resident, Chris Myers present “INTERFEST,” a free three-day arts & ideas festival promising an energized experience for emerging artists and thinkers to explore the future of culture and community. Continue Reading →

BROWN GIRL BEGINS World Premiere At UrbanWorld Film Festival 2017 (Video)

BROWN GIRL BEGINS, a feature film directed by Sharon Lewis will have its world premiere at the 21st annual URBANWORLD Film Festival in New York City, a five day festival event, sponsored by founding partner, HBO and featuring an array of powerhouses such as Ava DuVernay and Chadwick Boseman. Continue Reading →

Closing Night Of Netflix Presentation Of “She’s Gotta Have It” In Martha’s Vineyard

The Netflix Original Series from Academy Award® Winning Director [easyazon_link identifier=”B000ICXQTC” locale=”US” tag=”harlemworld-20″]Spike Lee[/easyazon_link] is a 10-episode contemporary update of Lee’s 1986 revolutionary debut film. Continue Reading →

15th Annual Imagenation Outdoors Festival 2017 In Harlem

This 2017 Academy Award nominated documentary takes an in-depth look at the prison system in the United States and how it reveals the nation’s history of racial inequality. Continue Reading →

Join The 2017 Dance Of The Giglio Feast In Spanish Harlem

The 2017 Dance of the Giglio Feast once again returns to East Harlem in Manhattan. It will be held on Pleasant Avenue between 114th and 116th Streets. Continue Reading →

ImageNation Hot Pick: “The 13th,” Directed by Ava DuVernay

The 13TH is a great Hot Pick from Harlem’s ImageNation, the title of Ava DuVernay’s extraordinary and galvanizing documentary 13TH refers to the 13th Amendment to the Constitution. Continue Reading →

50 Years Of Cultural Heritage Celebrated At Loíza Festival 2017 In El Barrio

With a three-day event, the Annual Festival [easyazon_link identifier=”1881715647″ locale=”US” tag=”harlemworld-20″]Santiago Apóstol de Loíza[/easyazon_link] in El Barrio celebrates a half century of African influence of the Puerto Rican and Latino immigrant communities settled in New York City. Continue Reading →

Check Out The Wacky That’s Not My Arm, “Girls Trip” Film Coming To Harlem Teaser (2017)

When four lifelong friends—Regina Hall, Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett Smith and Tiffany Haddish—travel to New Orleans for the annual Essence Festival  – what happens at the festival stays at the festival. Continue Reading →

The American Black Film Festival + TV One 2017 Fabulous Premiere (Photographs)

TV One delighted fans with a sneak peek into two engaging films and star-studded Q&A’s during the 21st Annual American Black Film Festival held in Miami this weekend. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: The 16th Annual New York Asian Film Festival 2017 (Video)

The Film Society of Lincoln Center and Subway Cinema announced today updated awardees and special guests for the 16th New York Asian Film Festival (NYAFF), which will take place from June 30 to July 13 at the Film Society and July 14 to 16 at the SVA Theatre. Continue Reading →

ImageNation Partners With Power 105.1 For Their Film And Music Festival 2017

ImageNation Cinema Foundation is excited to announce their new partnerships with Power 105.1 FM and Urban Movie Channel for their 15th annual ImageNation Outdoors Festival: Six Nights of Soul Cinema and Music Under the Stars. Continue Reading →

Union Settlement Association 25th Annual Ethnic Festival 2017 In Harlem (Photographs)

On Saturday, May 20, 2017, was the Union Settlement Association 25th Annual Ethnic Festival 2017, was celebrated with special activities for the week leading up to the Festival. Continue Reading →

Rewind: ‘Best Of’ Film Series’ At The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture In Harlem

As part of the Schomburg’s rich history of collecting and preserving cinema of are featuring black talent across the African diaspora in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

New York African Film Festival 2017 Kicks Off At Film Society Of Lincoln Center

The Film Society of Lincoln Center and African Film Festival, Inc. have joined forces once again, to present the 24th New York African Film Festival, May 3-9, 2017. Continue Reading →

The Athena Film Festival In Harlem

Now in its seventh year, The Athena Film Festival is four days of inspiring films that honor courageous and audacious women in real life and the fictional world. Continue Reading →