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RLab Fall 2019 Demo Day

  RLab invites you to DEMO DAY: the final showcase event for the Fall 2019 entrepreneurship programs – RLab Accelerator and Bootcamp. The RLab Bootcamp advances startups from New York City universities at the earliest stages of company formation; the RLab Accelerator – in collaboration with resident venture capital firm Super

This Week in Cinema Tropical, November 18-25

This week, New York plays host to a full assortment of one-night-only screenings of some of the best in independent Latin American cinema. Building on the momentum of last week’s doc-heavy calendar, stop by UnionDocs on Sunday for Bolivian filmmaker Mauricio Alfredo Ovando‘s Still Burn. The intimate documentary pulls from archival

Theatrical Release of “Sequestrada,” November 15-21

SEQUESTRADA A film by Sabrina McCormick and Soopum Sohn Starring Tim Blake Nelson, Kamodjara Xipaia, Marcelo Olinto, and Gretchen Mol (USA, 2019, 92 min. NR) Kamodjara and her father, Cristiano, are members of an indigenous tribe that resides on an Amazonian reservation. When they leave their reservation to protest a dam that will

BPCA Presents Friday Night Films: Film Noir

FRIDAY NIGHT FILMS: FILM NOIR Date: Fridays: Nov 15 & Dec 15 Time: 6:00PM Location: 6 River Terrace, Battery Park City NYC 10282 Cost: Free Event, RSVP here More information: BPCA.NY.GOV   A new series from BPCA inviting movie lovers to screen and discuss classic and modern day cinema. Popcorn will be served,

Paddle8 Live and November Screenings

Paddle8 Live and November Screenings From November 4th-November 18th, we will be launching our Paddle8 Art Auction to continue preserving and digitizing our rare collection. Come experience the artwork in person at NACG Tuesday Nov 5th! Friday, November 15th: 6SKIN Fri., November 15th, 7:00 P.M.  Charles

This Week in Cinema Tropical, October 21-28

We start the week off with Andrea Córdoba‘s multi-award-winning film Sanctuary, screening tonight as part of Indocumentales: An Itinerant Film and Conversation Series at NYU’s King Juan Carlos I Center. Having won the Best Film award at this year’s Brooklyn Film Festival, Sanctuary follows the life of one Guatemalan mother who was the first person to take

Venezuela in Crisis: Where Do We Go From Here?, 10/22

Join us for a discussion on the situation in Venezuela with Joanna Hausmann and Gonzalo Himiob Santomé! October 22, 2019 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM Theresa Lang Student Center Room I 202 55 West 13th Street Witness a conversation between Joanna Hausmann, Venezuelan-American actress, comedian, and critic

Doc Studies Students to be Featured in DOC NYC (Nov. 8th)

Our beloved Documentary Studies program will be featured at this year’s DOC NYC, with four films by the last year’s graduate filmmakers in the ‘University Showcase‘, screening on Friday, Nov 8th, 12:15pm at Cinepolis Chelsea. Tickets can be purchased here. Kudos to our outstanding students, our esteemed Program Director,

Invitation to Michele Rosewoman’s New Yor-Uba “HALLOWED”, Co-presented by Professor Neyda Martinez

Invitation to Michele Rosewoman’s New Yor-Uba “HALLOWED”, Co-presented by Professor Neyda Martinez CELEBRATING 35 YEARS OF EVOLUTION, LATIN GRAMMY® RECIPIENT MICHELE ROSEWOMAN RELEASES “HALLOWED” THE ANTICIPATED NEXT CHAPTER FROM THE GROUNDBREAKING ENSEMBLE NEW YOR-UBA ON NOVEMBER 1ST ON HER OWN ADVANCE DANCE DISQUES RECORDING LABEL PRODUCED BY MICHELE

This Week in Cinema Tropical, 10/14-10/21

This week in New York City we’re proud to present a strong lineup of Latin American films and screenings: Tonight, Monday, join us for the U.S premiere of Argentine director Lautaro García Candela‘s critically-acclaimed debut feature film, I Love You So Much That I Just Don’t Know. Screening as part of our

Upcoming Events from the Black TV & Film Collective

The Black TV & Film Collective provides opportunities for talented storytellers of color in the fields of television, film and digital entertainment. Their outreach includes professional development, relationship building and production support. Check out their upcoming events below.   Mix-n-Mingle with New York Women in TV &

Film Screening 10/18: BY THE GRACE OF GOD

BY THE GRACE OF GOD, François Ozon’s gripping drama that follows three men who band together to dismantle the code of silence that continues to protect a priest who abused them decades ago. Based on events from the 2019 conviction of Cardinal Philippe Barbarin of

Join the Center for the Humanities for their October Events

OCTOBER EVENTS & OPPORTUNITIES Please join the Center for the Humanities this October for two cross-disciplinary conferences: Unit Structres: The Art of Cecil Taylor, exploring and honoring the work of musician, poet, and educator Cecil Taylor, and “Un-Fair Trades: Artistic Intersections with Social and Environmental Injustices in the

This Week in Cinema Tropical, September 23 – 30

This weekend, head north to the New York Botanical Garden for the last screening in the ‘Cinema Brasileiro‘ series marking the close of this summer’s exhibition on famed Brazilian landscape architect Roberto Burle Marx. This Sunday we’re pleased to wrap up the program with a repeat screening of João Vargas