Category: Films

Video Tributes to Nelson Mandela

As the world says goodbye to Nelson Mandela, let this be a teachable moment worldwide to remind people the meaning of dignity, courage, compassion, and moral character. Video message delivered by Dr. Maya Angelou on behalf of the American people

Stars of Black Nativity movie hit the red carpet at the Apollo Theater in Harlem

The stars of the new film” Black Nativity” hit the red carpet at the Apollo Theater in Harlem last night.  Adapted from Harlem poet Langston Hughes’ play “Black Nativity”,  this new feature film musical features an all-star cast that includes

Congo in Harlem Film screenings and events October 18th-27th

Congo in Harlem

Maysles Cinema will host the 5th Annual Congo in Harlem film and event series from October 18th – 27th, 2013. This week-long series of Congo-related film screenings will also feature special events, panel discussions, performances, and receptions. It’s a unique

FREE Harlem River Drive Web Series Screening tonight

Harlem River Drive

Johnollie Nelson (AKA John O) is having an advanced screening of the first episode of the new web series “Harlem River Drive” which focuses on five semi-professional 30-something people coming to terms with entering a new phase in their life,

Harlem International Film Festival 2013

The 8th Annual Harlem International Film Festival 2013 is well under way with film showings at City College Aaron Davis Hall, the Schomburg Center and Maysles Cinema in Harlem until September 15th.