The Museum of the Moving Image (MoMI) in Astoria, Queens is NYC’s museum of film, television, video games, and digital culture. MoMI screens films daily. The collection holds over 130,000 objects. Educational programs serve around 70,000 students every year.
The museum is on the site of the historic 1920 Astoria Studios, now Kaufman Astoria Studios. “Hair,” “The Wiz,” “Goodfellas,” and “Carlito’s Way” were filmed there. TV shows made there include “Sesame Street,” “Orange is the New Black,” and “Law & Order.”
The Jim Henson Exhibition is a popular permanent exhibition. The ongoing Las Premieres screening series is co-produced with Cinema Tropical, one of America’s leading Latin film promoters. Tours are available in Spanish.
Sunday, July 24, 2022
BAILE FUNK DANCE PARTY
House of Yes
Wednesday, June 29 – Sunday, July 24, 2022
Art, Baile Funk, Dance, Film, Jazz, MPB, Samba
Brooklyn Public Library, DUMBO Archway, House of Yes, Le Poisson Rouge, Lincoln Center, Nublu, Museum of the Moving Image, Steven Amedee Gallery
The 2021 Moving Image Awards honor Rita Moreno on Wednesday, December 1, 2022 at 6:30pm. From $1,500. 🇵🇷
A “Rita Moreno: Scene Stealer” film series is November 26 – December 5, 2021. 🇵🇷
Tatiana Huezo’s “Prayers for the Stolen,” Mexico’s Oscar submission for Best International Feature, is screening on Tuesday, November 30, 2021 at 7pm with director Q&As. FREE. 🇲🇽