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The Lab

The Lab is an intensive 21 week after-school workshop that matches teens one-on-one with professional filmmaker-mentors to create short documentaries about their lives and communities.

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The Summer Lab

The Summer Lab is an intensive, four-week writing and filmmaking course offered in partnership with Urban Word NYC.

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The Master Lab

The Master Lab challenges advanced young filmmakers to write, produce and direct original short fiction films.

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Reel Impact

Reel Impact is a comprehensive outreach and distribution program that teaches young directors to connect their stories with new audiences to inspire social change.

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Reel Futures Media Internships

Reel Futures Media Internships helps teens build college action plans, develop job skills and gain internships in NYC’s film & television industry.

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Reel Works Productions

Reel Works Productions is a youth-led production company where teens get paid to produce original media for nonprofit and government clients – including WNET/Thirteen and the NYC Department of Education.

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Featured Video

An American Dream
An American Dream by Frederic Bock

An American Dream

When Frederic arrived from Germany for a year as an exchange student in Brooklyn, he was looking for his American dream. But where was the glamour he had seen back home on TV? An insightful young man embraces the changing face of America.

Fall 2003



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