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These Four Uptown Film Festivals—Ranging from East Harlem to Inwood—Are Almost Here

These Four Uptown Film Festivals Kick Off Soon, Ranging from East Harlem to Inwood
The Maysles Documentary Center in Harlem.

It's film festival season in Upper Manhattan, with a range of multiple-day events celebrating indie and local talents set to kick off later this week.

Have you got your tickets yet?

May 25-28

Venue: Campbell Sports Center

Now in its sixth year, this local festival is showcasing 27 films, including short, student and feature-length productions by filmmakers from Inwood and beyond.

Through May 28

Venue: Maysles Documentary Center

Celebrating "100+ Years of Harlem Renaissance and Resilience," this film fest is wrapping up its second week with documentaries like "Hargrove" and "Ron Carter: Finding the Right Notes."

June 1-4

Venues: AMC Magic Johnson Harlem 9 and Maysles Documentary Center

TPFF features an impressive lineup of independent feature films, shorts, documentaries and more, including a first look at the Amazon series "I'm a Virgo" by Boots Riley.

June 13-18

Venues: The Kota Alliance, El Barrio's Artspace, Manhattan Neighborhood Network and Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños

A weeklong deep dive into the work of up-and-coming Latino filmmakers, including both features and shorts plus panels and workshops.

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