Apply to Our Teen Producers Academy At Maysles In Harlem

The Teen Producers Academy is a year-round after school film program where high school sophomore, junior and senior students work in small teams to make a short documentary.
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Harlem’s Albert Maysles Was Obsessed With Being In Transit On Amtrak

The NY Post reports that long into his 80s, Albert Maysles always preferred buses and trains to taxis. Continue Reading →

Apply To Maysles Center’s Teen Producers Academy’s 2017 Summer Program

The Maysles Documentary Center is now accepting applications for our Teen Producers Academy’s 2017 Summer Program, a six week film intensive where students work in small groups to produce a documentary on a subject important to them and their communities. Continue Reading →

The Schomburg Center And Maysles Documentary Center Present: ‘I Am Not A Negro’ In Harlem

In honor of Black History Month, the Schomburg Center and Maysles Documentary Center invite you to join us for a free community preview screening of the Oscar-nominated documentary, I Am Not Your Negro directed by Raoul Peck. Continue Reading →

Maysles Documentary Center’s Filmmakers Collaborative for Adults courses In Harlem

Our popular Maysles Filmmakers Collaborative for Adults courses –  Story Development & Fundraising and Production will unfortunately not be running this spring. Continue Reading →

Maysles Documentary Center’s First-Ever Youth Media Festival In Harlem

The Van Lier Fellows want you to share your unique perspective on your community in this bustling city in our first youth-run showcase! Continue Reading →

“Yuri Kochiyama: Passion For Justice,” At Maysles Cinema In Harlem

yuri-kochiyamaThrough extensive interviews with family and friends, archival footage, music and photographs, “Yuri” chronicles the Harlem native’s contributions to social change and participation in some of the most significant events of the 20th century.  Continue Reading →

Your Child 10-13 years old? Come Make A Doc With Maysles Cinema In Harlem

Maysles Cinema.Our Junior Filmmakers Program is a fun opportunity for kids to learn about film surrounded by professionals at Maysles Documentary Center. Continue Reading →

Now Taking Applications For Teen Producers Academy

065140d8-4ebb-412b-9ca5-89c3d9db49e1A 6-week summer intensive film program where youth work in small teams to make a short documentary. We are looking for youth who have a story to tell, and want to make moving and honest films about subjects important to you and your communities.

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‘In Transit,’ By Albert Maysles In Harlem (video)

in transitIn Transit journeys into the hearts and minds of everyday passengers aboard Amtrak’s Empire Builder, the busiest long-distance train route in America. Continue Reading →

Maysles Teen Producers Academy Applications In Harlem

a3c83f64-9983-4065-95ed-794328c00824A free, 6-week summer intensive film program where teens, ages 15-18, work in small teams to make short documentaries on subjects important to them and their communities.   Continue Reading →