HW Pick: ITVS Digital Call For Submissions

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The Independent Television Service (ITVS) is excited to announce a new open funding initiative designed to expand public media’s presence in the digital sphere by funding independent filmmakers from Harlem to Hollywood to develop and pilot original web series for public media’s digital platforms, including PBS.org, PBS branded YouTube channels and others.  Continue Reading →

Try These 3 Simple Stretches To Ease An Aching Back

harlemexperiencesyoga1Since 80 percent of all adults will experience back pain at some point in their lives from Harlem to Hollywood, the odds aren’t really in your favor says Today.com. If you often wake up with an achy back, here’s my suggestion: First, try a little mild cardio to warm up, such as power walking (make sure your muscles are warmed up before you begin!). Continue Reading →

Have A Ball On Father’s Day From Harlem To Hollywood

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In a time when folks are asking where are all of the African-American fathers, you can look at the 2015 NBA Finals to see many proud dads celebrating their offspring’s accomplishments as well basking in the glow of fatherhood. Continue Reading →

Hip-Hop’s Visual Style: A Look Behind the Scenes

31968232-62ac-4798-8321-8e4a50ddb8d3What goes into designing and marketing an iconic hip-hop album? The Museum of the City of New York panel of hip-hop insiders will discuss their experiences behind the scenes of the record industry, their work from Harlem style to Hollywood shaping the brands of various major artists, and the all-important relationship between sound, word, image, and design. Continue Reading →

The New Star Wars Is Coming To Harlem (video)

Star-Wars-Episode-VII-Force-Awakens_article_story_largeStar Wars: The Force Awakens is coming, it opens in theaters December 18, 2015 in Harlem. Director J.J. Abrams set off pandemonium Thursday morning when he unleashed a new Star Wars: The Force Awakensteaser trailer onstage at the Anaheim Convention Center.

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