SCREENINGS & EVENTS

UPCOMING EVENTS 
APRIL

Free Easter Day portraits for Bronx residents as part of the Bronx Documentary Center’s ongoing Holiday Portrait series. Each family will get a free 8x10 print, extra prints are $5 each. 

Sunday, April 20, 2014 from Noon-2PM. Due to past demand, this offer is for Bronx residents with ID only.

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MAY
PORTFOLIO REVIEW

Portfolio Review

Sign up to network and get critiqued by the top photo editors from The New York Times, TIME Magazine, The Daily Beast, Getty Images, Sports Illustrated and more. You will have the chance to meet one-on-one for with five reviewers for 20 minute sessions. 

Learn more and register HERE

SATURDAY, MAY 3, 2014
PETER MAASS WORKSHOP

Peter Maass covered the invasion of Iraq for The New York Times Magazine. He is the author of crude_world_cover_paperback_132pxLove Thy Neighbor: A Story of War, about his experiences reporting on the war in Bosnia, and Crude World: The Violent Twilight of Oil, about the political impact of oil. He has written on war and politics for The New Yorker, The Washington Post, The New York Review of Books and TheNation, among other publications. The love_thy_neighbor_cover_132pxcountries he has reported from include Afghanistan, Somalia, Sudan and North Korea. Winner of a Guggenheim Fellowship, he has taught at Princeton University and Columbia University. He currently is working on a book about surveillance and war imagery in the era of drones and cell phones. He received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California at Berkeley, and now lives in New York City with his wife and daughter.

JUNE 7, 2014 | ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED

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WAYNE LAWRENCE: BRONX PORTRAITS July (TBD)
Wayne Lawrence is a St.Kitts born documentary fine art photographer based in Brooklyn, New York. His work represents a visual diary of his life’s journey and focuses on his relationship to communities otherwise overlooked by mainstream media. Wayne’s photographs have been exhibited at the Open Lawrence1Society Institute, The African American Museum of Philadelphia, The Nathan Cummings Foundation, The George and Leah McKenna Museum of African American Art, The Corridor Gallery and The Calumet Gallery and have been published by The New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, New York Magazine, The Sunday Times Magazine, Mother Jones, Mare, Grazia, Newsweek, British Journal of Photography, COLORS, Communication Arts, Photo District News, Le Monde, Gioia, GUP and Marie Claire. ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

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NICK QUESTED: THE BUSINESS OF FILM AND VIDEO August (TBD)
Nick Quested is the Executive Director of Goldcrest and the Executive Producer of The Winning Season (2009), starring Sam Rockwell and Emma Roberts, Sundance Grand Jury documentary Nick-Questedwinner and Academy Award nominated Restrepo (2010) and more. Born in London, Nick began his film career as an apprentice editor. He attended NYU’s The Tisch School of the Arts. Nick is an award winning director (MTV: Most Ass Kicking Video, The Source: Best Video, MVPA: runner up Best Hip Hop Video) having directed over 100 music videos and commercials for world renowned artists such as Sting, Dr. Dre, P.Diddy, Shaq, Master P, Trick Daddy, T.I. and Brandy, and brands such as Sprite, And1, Nike, Lexus and Landrover.  Nick also wrote and directed the feature documentary, Voice of a Nation starring Ice Cube, Public Enemy and KRS One which is showcased at the Rock n roll Hall of Fame. ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED
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ONGOING MEETING
The Bronx Filmmakers | Every other Tuesday 7-9PM                                    
The Bronx Filmmakers meet every other week to screen their work, discuss projects, ideas and experiences. Please attend a meeting if you are a Bronx filmmaker or want to be one. All levels of skill and experience welcome. Free.
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