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Uptown Love: Inwood Film Festival Filmmaker Fund

The Inwood Film Festival Filmmaker Fund was created to financially support and encourage the creation of cinema in the Inwood NYC community, and to financially support the filmmaking of local Inwood NYC community filmmakers. Film projects shot by a…

Uptown Video: All For 1 – Morningside Park

Shout out once again to Nike and NYC Parks for producing this excellent  video series that highlights NYC’s outstanding greenspaces. Next up to bat is Morningside Park in Harlem. Evlo, who still lives across the street from Morningside, grew…

Inwood Hill Park

Uptown Video: All For 1 – Inwood Hill Park

Say word? Nike has teamed up with the NYC Parks Department to release a limited footwear and apparel collection that pays homage to some of the most important public spaces in the city as well as the unsung heroes…

Inwood Art Works launches filmmaker fund | Manhattan Times

By Gregg McQueen A new filmmaker fund has been launched to inspire the creation of cinema within the Inwood community. Provided by Inwood Art Works, the grant will allow local filmmakers to access up to $5,000 to fund film…

Film Works Alfresco returns | Manhattan Times

By Gregg McQueen Park it. Inwood might not have its own movie theater, but uptowners can still enjoy a variety of films this summer by grabbing a blanket and heading to the park. The popular Film Works Alfresco series,…

Rabies Warning Issued | Manhattan Times

Be wary in the wild. The New York City Department of Health (DOH) has issued a warning to stay away from raccoons and other wild animals that may carry rabies. The DOH identified four raccoons in Northern Manhattan with…

06/21/18: Dominican Summer Solstice Festival @ Inwood Hill Park

FESTIVAL SCHEDULE: 4:00 Opening Taino Ceremony 4:30 Irka Mateo Folkloric Quartet 5:30 Procession & Ceremony at Spuyten Duyvil Creek 6:30 Gaga Pa’l Pueblo 7:15 Legacy Women Drum Cypher Join IgniVox Productions for their second Annual “Dominican Summer Solstice Festival”…

Spread Love: Culture Hub

The good folks at Inwood Art Works are re-purposing the former Cliff Club into Culture Hub, a pop-up community arts center that will be open for the entire month of June. Culture Hub is part of a vacant space…

From Inwood To Vietnam

Edward Hagan was only 22 years old when he left the comforts of his beloved Inwood neighborhood to serve as an American military advisor to the South Vietnamese during the Vietnam War. In his riveting essay in The Irish…