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The Maysles Cinema Presents the 15th Anniversary Celebration of SLAM, Part of a 4-Day Masterclass with Marc Levin (December 5-8, 2013)

On December 5th, the Maysles Cinema brings you the film that captivated critics and judges from Sundance to Cannes and turned slam poetry into the global phenomenon it is today: Marc Levin's SLAM. Join Saul Williams, Sonja Sohn, Bonz Malone, Bob Holman, Liza Jessie Peterson, Richard Stratton and Marc Levin at the Dempsey Auditorium in Harlem for the 15th Anniversary of this seminal film and the first gathering of the talent behind it since 1998.

In the nights to follow, the Maysles Cinema will journey back through Levin's decades of filmmaking with works that explore defining themes in our collective psyche: race, class, politics, religion and urban identity—theme…

Nov 11, 2013

Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of THE LAST PARTY!


Saturday November 2nd, 7:30pm
***Q&A with directors Mark Benjamin and Marc Levin***
Part of the Maysles Cinema Election Night Countdown 

Maysles Cinema
343 Malcolm X Blvd.
New York, NY 10027

Click here for tickets! Join the event on Facebook!

The personal and political c…

Oct 28, 2013

JERSEY STRONG, now available on iTunes

Click here to purchase.

Oct 11, 2013

JERSEY STRONG's Got Charisma

Check out what Emily Nussbaum says about  JERSEY STRONG in her latest piece in The New Yorker:

"...the characters have charisma, and the most powerful segments delve into subcultures that rarely show up on scripted TV, such as the single moms counselled by Jayda and the defendants given legal advice by Barnett."

JERSEY STRONG premieres this Saturday, 9/14 at 10:30pm ET on pivot. Click here to find pivot in your area. 

Sep 11, 2013