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Two Weeks Left to Register - One-day intensive Workshop on the Business of Film and Video 

Saturday, August 16 | 10AM-4PM



On August 16th, Nick Quested, noted director, producer of Oscar-nominated films such as Restrepo and Executive Director of Goldcrest Films, will lead a day-long workshop at Goldcrest Studios on the business of financing and producing your film.Nick, who has produced many award-winning movies (The Art of Getting By, Restrepo and Vanishing on 7th Street) and directed over 100 videos (Nas, Dr. Dre, Trick Daddy, Sting, Puffy, DMX) and commercials, will spend the day going over:

• Getting your foot in the door• Funding your film• Pre-production and production• Contracts and legal• Distribution
 
Goldcrest is a fully integrated and renowned international media company providing film financing, production, post production and worldwide sales. As owner of Goldcrest and Executive Director of Goldcrest Films, Nick is one the best people to walk you through the business of filmmaking.
 

Learn more at www.bronxdoxworkshop.org
Spaces are limited, so make sure you register today!
Two Weeks Left to Register - One-day intensive Workshop on the Business of Film and Video 
Saturday, August 16 | 10AM-4PM

On August 16th, Nick Quested, noted director, producer of Oscar-nominated films such as Restrepo and Executive Director of Goldcrest Films, will lead a day-long workshop at Goldcrest Studios on the business of financing and producing your film.

Nick, who has produced many award-winning movies (The Art of Getting ByRestrepo and Vanishing on 7th Street) and directed over 100 videos (Nas, Dr. Dre, Trick Daddy, Sting, Puffy, DMX) and commercials, will spend the day going over:

• Getting your foot in the door
• Funding your film
• Pre-production and production
• Contracts and legal
• Distribution
 
Goldcrest is a fully integrated and renowned international media company providing film financing, production, post production and worldwide sales. As owner of Goldcrest and Executive Director of Goldcrest Films, Nick is one the best people to walk you through the business of filmmaking.
 
Learn more at www.bronxdoxworkshop.org
Spaces are limited, so make sure you register today!
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We’ve teamed up with New York Restoration Project and the Bronx Museum of the arts for a free “Bronx Screened” film series. Curated by the Bronx Documentary Center, the series tells the story of the Bronx through documentaries about history, culture, politics, and social impact.
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Bronx Princess 
Wed., August 6, 8pm 
Bathgate Community Garden, 1818-1836 Bathgate Avenue, Bronx, NY 


Follow headstrong 17-year-old Rocky as she leaves her mother in New York City to reunite with her father in Ghana. Light refreshments will be served at 7:30 p.m. Director Yoni Brook and Rockyatu Otoo, the subject of the documentary, will attend the Talk Back. A Multimedia performance by Art Jones, local Bronx artist, will follow this screening.
Watch a trailer of Bronx Princess here.
RSVP


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Doin’ It in the Park
Wed., August 13, 8pm
Willis Avenue Community Garden, 401 E 143rd St, Bronx NY

This film explores the history, culture, social impact, and global influence of New York’s outdoor summer basketball scene. Light refreshments will be served starting at 7:30 p.m. Stay after the screening for a talk back with director Bobbito Garcia a.k.a. Kool Bob Love. 
RSVP
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Style Wars
Wed., August 20, Sundown
Target Bronx Community Garden, 1025 Anderson Ave, Bronx, NY 

Style Wars records the golden age of New York street culture and subway graffiti art of the 80’s. Light refreshments will be served. Filmmaker Henry Chalfant will be present for a Talk Back following the screening.

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Sing your Song
Wed., August 27, Sundown 
Willis Avenue Community Garden (401 E 143rd Street, Bronx, NY)

This documentary film tells the untold story of entertainer Harry Belafonte and his activism in the Civil Rights Movement. Light refreshments will be served 30 minutes before the screening. Watch a trailer here. 
We’ve teamed up with New York Restoration Project and the Bronx Museum of the arts for a free “Bronx Screened” film series. Curated by the Bronx Documentary Center, the series tells the story of the Bronx through documentaries about history, culture, politics, and social impact.
______
Bronx Princess 
Wed., August 6, 8pm 
Bathgate Community Garden, 1818-1836 Bathgate Avenue, Bronx, NY 
Follow headstrong 17-year-old Rocky as she leaves her mother in New York City to reunite with her father in Ghana. Light refreshments will be served at 7:30 p.m. Director Yoni Brook and Rockyatu Otoo, the subject of the documentary, will attend the Talk Back. A Multimedia performance by Art Jones, local Bronx artist, will follow this screening.
Watch a trailer of Bronx Princess here.
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Doin’ It in the Park
Wed., August 13, 8pm
Willis Avenue Community Garden, 401 E 143rd St, Bronx NY
This film explores the history, culture, social impact, and global influence of New York’s outdoor summer basketball scene. Light refreshments will be served starting at 7:30 p.m. Stay after the screening for a talk back with director Bobbito Garcia a.k.a. Kool Bob Love.
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Style Wars
Wed., August 20, Sundown
Target Bronx Community Garden, 1025 Anderson Ave, Bronx, NY 
Style Wars records the golden age of New York street culture and subway graffiti art of the 80’s. Light refreshments will be served. Filmmaker Henry Chalfant will be present for a Talk Back following the screening.
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Sing your Song
Wed., August 27, Sundown 
Willis Avenue Community Garden (401 E 143rd Street, Bronx, NY)
This documentary film tells the untold story of entertainer Harry Belafonte and his activism in the Civil Rights Movement. Light refreshments will be served 30 minutes before the screening. Watch a trailer here
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Norwood News’s article on The BRONX Artist Documentary Project, which consists of 30 Bronx photographers and 79 Bronx artists.Curated by the BDC, the exhibit opens Sept. 13th at the Andrew Freedman Home.

Norwood News’s article on The BRONX Artist Documentary Project, which consists of 30 Bronx photographers and 79 Bronx artists.Curated by the BDC, the exhibit opens Sept. 13th at the Andrew Freedman Home.

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DEADLINE TOMORROW!!
Call for entries: Bronx Documentary Photographers Group Show
Deadline: Friday, July 25th, 11:59pm 2014
Guest Curator: Sandra Stevenson, New York Times photo editor and BDC board chairperson will curate the exhibition.
In September, 2014 the Bronx Documentary Center will exhibit a group show featuring Bronx-based documentary photographers and photojournalists.This exhibition will display the depth, range and passion of socially engaged documentarians covering our borough. 
Eligibility: Bronx-based documentary photographers and photojournalists. 
Submission Guidelines: Submit up to 15 images via wetransfer only to: info@bronxdoc.org. Each image file should be 1-2mb.  Please zip any folders.All images must have applicants name in the title along with full caption information.

DEADLINE TOMORROW!!

Call for entries: Bronx Documentary Photographers Group Show

Deadline: Friday, July 25th, 11:59pm 2014

Guest Curator: Sandra Stevenson, New York Times photo editor and BDC board chairperson will curate the exhibition.

In September, 2014 the Bronx Documentary Center will exhibit a group show featuring Bronx-based documentary photographers and photojournalists.This exhibition will display the depth, range and passion of socially engaged documentarians covering our borough. 

Eligibility: Bronx-based documentary photographers and photojournalists. 

Submission Guidelines: Submit up to 15 images via wetransfer only to: info@bronxdoc.org. Each image file should be 1-2mb.  Please zip any folders.All images must have applicants name in the title along with full caption information.

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Join the team!
Bronx Documentary CenterFall 2014 Internship
The Bronx Documentary Center (BDC), a 501(c)3 non-profit photo gallery and educational space, is currently seeking two (2) qualified fall interns with a passion for documentary photography and film and desire for social change. Support is needed in preparing exhibitions, researching community issues, photo editing, and a variety of administrative tasks. Some video shooting and editing may be included. 
Ideal candidates would have most of the following abilities:
 • Writing and research skills• Familiarity with Photoshop, Microsoft Word, and Excel• Comfortable doing on-the-ground outreach in our South Bronx community• Comfortable shooting and editing photo and video• Experience in gallery, museum or clerical settings encouraged• Knowledge of Spanish a plus
The Bronx Documentary Center was founded in 2011 and is located in the heart of the South Bronx. Our mission is to create conversation around social justice through documentary photography and film with underserved Bronx communities and the cultural community at large.
Travel stipend is available for subway and late-night taxi.
Interested applicants may contact us at info@bronxdoc.org with a resumé and cover letter. The internship is unpaid. We are looking for someone who can commit 10-16 hours per week from early September through December. Attendance at Saturday evening events is sometimes required. Bronx-based applicants encouraged to apply.
Learn more:bronxdoc.orgtwitter.com/followbdcfacebook.com/bronxdocumentary
 

Join the team!

Bronx Documentary Center
Fall 2014 Internship

The Bronx Documentary Center (BDC), a 501(c)3 non-profit photo gallery and educational space, is currently seeking two (2) qualified fall interns with a passion for documentary photography and film and desire for social change. Support is needed in preparing exhibitions, researching community issues, photo editing, and a variety of administrative tasks. Some video shooting and editing may be included. 

Ideal candidates would have most of the following abilities:

 • Writing and research skills
• Familiarity with Photoshop, Microsoft Word, and Excel
• Comfortable doing on-the-ground outreach in our South Bronx community
• Comfortable shooting and editing photo and video
• Experience in gallery, museum or clerical settings encouraged
• Knowledge of Spanish a plus

The Bronx Documentary Center was founded in 2011 and is located in the heart of the South Bronx. Our mission is to create conversation around social justice through documentary photography and film with underserved Bronx communities and the cultural community at large.

Travel stipend is available for subway and late-night taxi.

Interested applicants may contact us at info@bronxdoc.org with a resumé and cover letter. The internship is unpaid. We are looking for someone who can commit 10-16 hours per week from early September through December. Attendance at Saturday evening events is sometimes required. Bronx-based applicants encouraged to apply.

Learn more:
bronxdoc.org
twitter.com/followbdc
facebook.com/bronxdocumentary