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Maysles Cinema

New York, NY


Who We Are:

The Maysles Cinema, a non-profit theater in Harlem, is dedicated to the exhibition of documentary film and video. The cinema extends the Maysles Brothers' principle that the lives of ordinary people not only deserve, but demand, our attention. We aim to foster a democratic viewing experience by selecting and presenting movies in collaboration with independent filmmakers, programmers, critics, local film clubs and organizations.

We work hard to solicit material and programs from amateur video-graphers, "hood" documentarians, street vendors, video store-owners, neighbors and citizen-activists. In addition to presenting the masterworks of the documentary tradition, overlooked or under-distributed gems and new releases, we build a space for meaningful social exchange. We offer a forum for the discussion of questions of social, racial, and economic justice and explore liminal areas of knowledge.

The space can be rented out for video screenings, lectures, theatrical readings, live music, and sometimes dance parties.

$10 General Admission (suggested).  The theater generally opens one hour before showtime. Limited seating available so be early.


Events

An Open Letter to NYC: Undocumented

June 24, 2016 7:30 PM

Jose Antonio Vargas, 2013, 90 min
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An Open Letter to NYC: ToƱitas

June 25, 2016 7:30 PM

Short films from Sebastian diaz and Beyza Boyacioglu
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An Open Letter to NYC: We Were So Beloved

June 26, 2016 4:00 PM

Manfred Kirchheimer, 1986, 145 min
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An Open Letter to NYC: La Tierra de Los Adioses

June 30, 2016 7:00 PM

Preceded by a quartet of short documentary films, La Tierra de Los Adioses Stefani Saintonge, 2014, 28 min, Seventh Grade Stefani Saintonge, 2014, 11 min
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Contact
Maysles Cinema

Address
343 Lenox Ave.
New York, NY 10027

Phone
(212) 537-6843 x 1

Email
cinema@maysles.org

Website
http://www.maysles.org

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