Marcus Garvey: Look for Me in the Whirlwind

Marcus Garvey: Look for Me in the Whirlwind

In a small amount of time, approximately 3 years Mr. Marcus Garvey was able to write himself in the annals of world history – just incredible. join us as learn about this often misunderstood leader who advocated that Black people look inward toward our...
Freedom Riders

Freedom Riders

Incredible documentary conveying the collective efforts of both Black and White young people who tested the tolerence of racism within interstate motor coach bus traveling. Eventually the kids make a differnce leading to many other accomplishments during the Civil...
The Black Power Mix Tape

The Black Power Mix Tape

Amazing footage telling the story of the Black Power Movement from 1967 – 1975 in a mix tape modern day Hip Hop style with current day narration by those who were there during the period. Some of the best footage I have ever seen – I love it.     Dates:...
Brother Outsider

Brother Outsider

Bayard Rustin was one of the smartest and bravest of the 1960’s Civil Rights Leaders, but he is one of the least known and we at the Harlem Heritage Tourism and Cultural Center think that is a crime. Mr. Rustin was one of Dr. King’s top advisor, the March...
Bio of Frederick Douglass

Bio of Frederick Douglass

    Dates: February 19th – Black History Month 2015 Time: 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM Price: $10.00 Per Person Meet: Harlem Heritage Tourism & Cultural Center – 104 Malcolm X Blvd., between 115th – 116th Street and Malcolm X Blvd.  2 and 3 express...
A Small Act

A Small Act

A small Act tells the story of how a small act of generosity by a women from Europe positively impacted the life of a young disenfrancised child in Africa. Dates: February – Black History Month 2015 Time: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Price: $10.00 Per Person Meet:...

Price of the Ticket

“Price of the Ticket” superb documentary about he life and times of noted Novelist, Playwright, Essayist, and Civil Rights Activist Mr. James Baldwin. Dates: Friday February 17th – Black History Month 2012 Time: 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM Price: $10.00...
Rev. Adam Clayton Powell Jr. in his own words.

Rev. Adam Clayton Powell Jr. in his own words.

Rev. Adam Clayton Powell Jr. was one of the most powerful men in Washington during the 1960’s when he chaired the committe for education and labor, writing legislation that still benefits us today.  Unforfortunately we have folks who live on Adam C. Powell Jr....
The Cool World

The Cool World

The Cool World, film depicting 1960’s gang culture in Harlem with many underlining themes pertaining to the conditions present in Harlem at the time. Great 1960’s street scenes, believe it or not we spotted my Mom’s 1st building in Harlem in the...
Waiting for Superman

Waiting for Superman

Waiting for Superman takes an interseting look at public education vs charter school education and features Geoffrey Canada Founder of Harlem Childrens Zone. Education is one of the hottest political issue in Harlem these days and we feel all community residents...
For Our Sons

For Our Sons

  This is a wonderful documentary that features interviews with prominent African American males who have over come obstacles to achieve success against all odds. The idea is to encourage young African American males to reach for the stars and follow in the foot steps...
500 Years Later

500 Years Later

  500 Years later is an eye opening documentary that chonicles social, economic, political and cultural challenges that Black people have faced over the last 500 years.  This documentary does not just focus on the problems, but also discusses much needed solutions to...
Romare Bearden’s Harlem

Romare Bearden’s Harlem

. Romare Bearden is the ultimate collage artist who drew constant inspiration from the authentic Harlem scene ever present during his youthful in Harlem.     Dates: February – 28th, 2015 – Black History Month 2015 Time: 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM Price:...
I’ll Make Me A World parts 1 & 2

I’ll Make Me A World parts 1 & 2

Through a series of biographies placed in social, political, and economic context, I’ll Make Me a World articulates the development of twentieth-century African- American art. “We tried to find stories and people that would be strong metaphors for the struggles and...
I’ll Make Me A World parts 3 & 4

I’ll Make Me A World parts 3 & 4

Through a series of biographies placed in social, political, and economic context, I’ll Make Me a World articulates the development of twentieth-century African- American art. “We tried to find stories and people that would be strong metaphors for the struggles and...
I’ll Make me a World parts 5 & 6

I’ll Make me a World parts 5 & 6

Through a series of biographies placed in social, political, and economic context, I’ll Make Me a World articulates the development of twentieth-century African- American art. “We tried to find stories and people that would be strong metaphors for the struggles and...

A Small Act

A small Act tells the story of how a small act of generosity by a women from Europe positively impacted the life of a young disenfrancised child from Africa.  Moving doc. that will make you want to save the world, one small act at a time.  The idea is that we all have...

Two Dollars and a Dream

During these tough economic times, its inspiring to see a pioneer like Madame C.J. Walker who was able to revolutionize the black haircare industry and become the first self-made female millionaire in the country.  If she can do it we can too.  Yes we can! Dates:...

Baadasssss Cinema

Dates: Wednesday February 8th – Black History Month 2012 Time: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Price: $10:00 Per Person Meet: Harlem Heritage Tourism & Cultural Center – 104 Malcolm X Blvd., between 115th – 116th Street and Malcolm X Blvd.  2 and 3...

Three the Hard Way

Three The Hard Way Three the Hard Way is a 1974 action film starring , Jim kelly, Jim Brown and Fred Williamson directed by Gordan Parks Featuring the three biggest black action stars of the 1970s in their first movie together, the film chronicled the group’s...

Black Greek Organizations: The Foundation.

Black Greek Organization: The Foundation tells the story of how the major 8 Black Greek Fraternities and Sororities came into being – young kids in the community need to see this as a tool to possible inspire them to attend college. Dates: Friday February 10th...

Decons for Defense

Decon for defense tells the story of Decons from LA who during the summer of 1964 took matters into their own hands to combat prejudice in their area of Bogalusa, LA. Dates: Tuesday February 13th – Black History Month 2012 Time: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Price:...

I Remember Harlem – Parts 1 and 2

  I Remember Harlem is a four part series that chronicles Harlem’s heritage over the past 400 years. Parts 1 and 2 pertains to the period from the 1600’s – the late 1930’s. Days: Sunday February 19th – Black History Month 2012 Time: 6:30...

I Remember Harlem – Parts 3 and 4

Harlem Filmmaker Bill Miles is the producer and director of the I Remember Harlem series + 10 other documentaries.  Bill’s passion for telling the story of Harlem is contagious and he needs to celebrated for his efforts.  Parts 3 and 4 explores the period from...

“Sugar Ray Robinson Athlete, Celebrity, Harlemite Icon”

In Harlem during the 1940’s and 1950’s, Boxer, Sugar Ray Robinson was the epitome of success in and outside of the ring.  Sugar Ray was the 1st major African-American athlete to experience international cross over success in both black and white circles, all along...
Adam Clayton Powell Jr. – In His Own Voice

Adam Clayton Powell Jr. – In His Own Voice

  Many people know of Malcolm X and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., but more of us need to know of the greatness of one of their predecessors: Adam Clayton Powell Jr.  This documentary contains an interview of Adam Clayton Powell Jr., conducted by journalist Gil Noble not...

Malcolm X Mix Tape Celebration

Come join us during Black History Month as we remember Malcolm X. Lets try to measure the impact that this single human being had and still has on the WORLD – incredible when you think about it.  We will present 90 minutes of raw Malcolm X footage complimented...

Changing Face of Harlem

A WORK-IN-PROGRESS documentary that overviews the development in Harlem during the last 20 years and speculates on the outlook of the community.  From the voices of residents, business owners, politicians, developers, and clergy, this documentary reveals feelings of...

Men Of Bronze

Documentary to commemorate the 91st anniversary of the triumphant return from France of the Harlem Hellfighters. “Men of Bronze” tells of the challenges the 369th Regiment experienced and how they helped bring democracy to the world. During Black History...

Spanish Harlem Day Trip

The Spanish Harlem Day Trip explores the Hispanic and Latin culture present in the Eastern section of the Village of Lady Harlem.  Many Italian immigrants settles in Spanish Harlem during the 1880’s followed by those from Puerto Rico the 1940’s after World...