August 10, 2006

EVENTS: RECYouth Multi-Media Festival 2006!!!

RECYouth Multi-Media Festival 2006!!!

In order to showcase and celebrate RECYouth-produced work, we are proud to present the third annual RECYouth Multi Media Festival!!!

Thursday, August 24th, 2006,
Chelsea Clearview Cinema West
333 W. 23rd St, Manhattan
7pm, doors at 6pm

FREE! w/reservation (Contact us to reserve your seat!)

The festival will feature digital video and audio projects produced by NYC youth (19 and under) participating in RECYouth programs city-wide, selected by a jury of RECYouth participants and celebrity judges.

RECYouth Festival Media Workshops will take place throughout July and August and are free to youth ages 14-19. Pre-registration required. Check back regularly for updates. These workshops are free to youth 14-20.
Complete our contact form to register. Be sure to Include the workshop you're interested in, your name, phone number and age.

Friday, July 21st, 3-5pm:
Animation Collective -
Tour the Animation Collective, a leading producer of animated content for television and film.
Meet @ Chelsea Recreation Center, 430 w. 25th St, Manhattan

Friday, August 4th, 3-6pm:
VJ 101
- Learn from a professional VJ how to scratch video clips.
Redhook Recreation Center, 155 Bay St, Redhook, Brooklyn

August 14th, 3:30-5:30pm
Improv and Acting
- New York actor and Blue Man Group member Michael Rahall teaches the finer points of acting and getting laughs.
Chelsea Recreation Center, 430 w. 25th St, Manhattan

Saturday, August 12th, 3pm - 9pm
MNN Youth Channel Block Party
- Join other youth organizations, media and music industry special guests for a summer block party. Featuring live performances, food, workshops and an outdoor screening.
Jackie Robinson Recreation Center, 145th St @ Bradhurst Avenue, Harlem

Wednesday, August 16th, 4pm - 6pm
REMIX Culture -
DJ, journalist and author Matt Mason teaches the history of the remix, and how to apply the concept anywhere.
St. John's Recreation Center, 1251 Prospect Place, Crown Heights, Brooklyn

Thursday, August 17th, 2pm - 3:30pm
Monty Ross Speaks -
Producer, actor and director Monty Ross, of 40 Acres & A Mule Productions talks about his work with Spike Lee and others.
Redhook Recreation Center, 155 Bay St, Redhook, Brooklyn

Thursday, August 17th, 7pm - 9pm
Screening: Raising Victor Vargas -
Director Peter Sollett and co-writer Eva Vives present their award-winning film about a young man coming of age on the Lower East Side. The film was shot in and around the Hamilton Fish Recreation Center, so we're showing it there! Q & A to follow. Teens 13-17 must have written permission or be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Hamilton Fish Recreation Center, 128 Pitt St, Lower East Side, Manhattan

Friday, August 18th, Time TBD
New Media Magazine -
Crème Magazine co-founders Dominga Martin and Gladymir Levèille founder talk about new media, marketing, design, and what it takes to get yourself out there. Learn how to create and take advantage of the opportunities offered to young people by new media.
Hamilton Fish Recreation Center, 128 Pitt St, Lower East Side, Manhattan


Chris Schuepp
Young People's Media Network - Coordinator
Youth Media Consulting GbR
c/o ECMC (European Centre for Media Competence)
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D-45770 Marl - Germany
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