Category: Films

Maysles Cinema presents the 6th Black Panther Party Film Festival

The sixth Annual Black Panther Party Film Festival starts this weekend at The Maysles Cinema on Lenox Avenue in Harlem. The opening and closing film of the 2014 festival is the excellent documentary Free Angela and All Political Prisoners, and

Changing Face of Harlem – Documentary Film Opening Night Event this Saturday


This Saturday, May 3rd,  ImageNation presents the opening night premiere of Shawn Batey’s documentary film “CHANGING FACE OF HARLEM” at 7:30pm, followed by a special discussion that will include the cast and crew, and an opening night after party featuring

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