Sponsored Love: See The Film ‘Mavis’ And More At 2016 ImageNation Outdoors In Harlem

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Join 2016 ImageNation Outdoors, Harlem Week, HCCI, Harlem World Magazine and other sponsors for the HBO documentary MavisI about the legendary singer Mavis Staples and other free events in Harlem, New York.

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The Game, Yandy Smith Host ‘Kubo And The Two Strings’ Screenings In LA & NY (video)

kubo12This week, rapper The Game and his 5-year-old daughter Cali hosted the Los Angeles screening of the new film Kubo And The Two Strings for 200 guests at AMC Century City. Continue Reading →

Harlem Int’l Film Festival Awards Mike Colter Best Actor In Marvel’s Luke Cage

luke cage in harlemLead actor, Mike Colter, of America Is Still The Place, which was awarded Best Film at Harlem Int’l Film Festival 2015, is back as Harlem’s own hero as Luke Cage in the Marvel Netflix original premieres next month.  Continue Reading →

Two Film Classics From Maysles Harlem At Maysles Monday’s In Queens

mayles modnays in queensNowadays, a big back yard with food and drinks on the border of Bushwick and Ridgewood, has invited Maysles Cinema in Harlem to program a free, summer-long, outdoor Monday-night film series all summer. Upcoming programs below. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: “As I Open My Eyes” A New Film Set On The Eve Of The Arab Spring (video)

as-i-open-my-eyes 1In 2010, we set at home in Harlem watching the Jasmine Revolution televised in Tunis, we may have anticipated some of the possible stories to come out of the of the Arab Spring – As I Open My Eyes is one of those stories.  Continue Reading →

HW Pick: “MOONLIGHT,” Starring Naomie Harris, Andre Holland, Janelle Monae (Video)

new film in hw pickMOONLIGHT is the tender, timeless heartbreaking story of a young man’s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave Ava Duvernay Will Be First African American Woman to Helm $100 Million Film

own2Yesterday a list of CA tax credits was announced. On that list was Disney’s Ava Duvernay-helmed film “A Wrinkle in Time.” Continue Reading →

Sponsored Love: It’s Gonna Be A Beautiful Night, A Soul Train Tribute to Prince (update)

prince imagenedIt’s become the hottest Jam in the park over the last 4 years! The Soul Train Tribute presented by Imagenation Cinema Foundation & InJoy Enterprises is an annual tribute to the visionary Don Cornelius and his iconic program Soul Train. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Maysles Presents A Grey Gardens Party In Watermill

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The Maysles Documentary Center, The Parrish Art Museum and Hamptons International Film Festival are proud to co-present a “site specific” conversation and excerpts from the cult classic documentary, Grey Gardens.  Continue Reading →

Los Realengos Salseros Debuts At La Marqueta In East Harlem

la maquita in harlemDirect from Puerto Rico in their New York debut, Los Realengos Salseros bring a fusion of Island salsa mixed with Cuban Timbas prinkled with touches of jazz, funk, pop & reggaeton.  Continue Reading →