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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.

Bronx Princess 
Wed., August 6 at 8 p.m. 
Bathgate Community Garden, 1818-1836 Bathgate Avenue, Bronx, NY 
*A multimedia performance by Art Jones, local Bronx artist, will follow this screening.
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Doin’ It in the Park 
Wed., August 13 at 8 p.m.
Willis Avenue Community Garden, 401 E 143rd Street, Bronx, NY 
*The filmmaker Bobbito Garcia is going to be present for the talk back afterwards. 
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Style Wars
Wed., August 20 between 7pm-8pm 
Target Bronx Community Garden (1025 Anderson Avenue, Bronx, NY) 
*Filmmaker Henry Chalfant will be at the talk back 
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Sing your Song
Wed., August 27 between 7pm - 8pm 
Willis Avenue Community Garden (401 E 143rd Street, Bronx, NY) 
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 at 8 p.m. 
Bathgate Community Garden, 1818-1836 Bathgate Avenue, Bronx, NY 
*A multimedia performance by Art Jones, local Bronx artist, will follow this screening.

FB RSVP

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Doin’ It in the Park 
Wed., August 13 at 8 p.m.
Willis Avenue Community Garden, 401 E 143rd Street, Bronx, NY 
*The filmmaker Bobbito Garcia is going to be present for the talk back afterwards. 
___
Style Wars
Wed., August 20 between 7pm-8pm 
Target Bronx Community Garden (1025 Anderson Avenue, Bronx, NY) 
*Filmmaker Henry Chalfant will be at the talk back 
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Sing your Song
Wed., August 27 between 7pm - 8pm 
Willis Avenue Community Garden (401 E 143rd Street, Bronx, NY) 
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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

 

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July 12, 2014 
Bronx Documentary Center 

Director Stanley Nelson’s film, Freedom Summer, about the summer of 1964 when 1,000 students from northern colleges went south to help register voters and braved the KKK in Mississippi, screens at the BDC.The film was followed by a panel discussion with SNCC workers Dorothy M. Zellner, Karin Kunstler Goldman and Freedom Summer producer Stacey L. Holman.

Mike Kamber/Bronx Documentary Center