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Three Ways to Get the Media Interested in Your Project, Brand, or Business

When it comes to growing your brand or business, media is a game changer. While you’re busy bootstrapping your business, how can you get the attention and interest of producers, editors, and bloggers? How can you make your work, your passion, and your expertise compelling to the media—and everyone who consumes it? You need to…

IFP FILM WEEK

Taking place from September 17th – 22nd during IFP’s signature event, IFP Film Week, the Screen Forward Conference features public programming, panels, and the opportunity to meet with today’s most exciting independent filmmakers, content creators, and industry leaders.

The first wave of Conference programming includes special appearances from Academy Award winner Laura Poitras (CITIZENFOUR), actress and activist Rose McGowan, Rebecca Hall and Antonio Campos (of the upcoming Christine), Ezra Edelman (O.J.: Made in America),comedian and podcaster Phoebe Robinson (2 Dope Queens), Refinery29 CCO Amy Emmerich in conversation with writer and comedian Jacqueline Novak,…

2016 Annual Report

Results that shape our city’s media landscape.

Now more than ever, the media and technology landscape of our city is creating vibrant opportunities. From new virtual reality worlds and crowdsourcing and content platforms, to interactive apps and comics that come with a cookie. We are proud to, not only be witness of this technological development, but to also be part of nurturing…

Announcing ClassWork, New Classes at the Media Center

Giving you the skills you need to do what you want.

We’re excited to announce the launch of ClassWork, the new Made in NY Media Center by IFP educational offering! ClassWork is a set of personalized courses guided by experts who love what they do. Designed for entrepreneurs, innovators, and experience-seekers looking to thrive in the modern economy, it’s where business minds get creative, and creative…

Here is what happened at Demo Day.

VR AXS Map takes home the Audience Choice Award!

Thank you to everybody who joined us at our fifth Demo Day! To see a full list of pitching teams, click here. Our audience of industry, press, brands and founders were joined by our fantastic panel, Fran Hauser, Partner at Rothenberg Ventures, Matthew Hooper, VP – Open Innovation at Barclays and Head of Rise NY,…

Where Are They Now: Radish Lab [Former Member]

Radish Lab Makes Good on Made NY Promise.

Alana Range and Edward Wisniewski of Radish Lab were our very first incubator members back in October of 2013. After laying the groundwork they needed to grow their business during their time at the Media Center, they moved into their own office in June of 2014. Now, they’ve got a full-time staff of 10, a…

Apply Today to the Vimeo Share the Screen Fellowship

The Made in NY Media Center by IFP has partnered up with Vimeo for the first Share the Screen Fellowship, a unique opportunity that will award one female content creator with a 6-month incubator membership to develop their project.

The Made in NY Media Center by IFP has partnered up with Vimeo for the first Share the Screen Fellowship, a unique opportunity that will award one female content creator with a 6-month incubator membership to develop their project. This scholarship is part of Vimeo’s ongoing efforts to help close the gender gap that prevails…

Apply Today to our Demo Day Marketplace

Submit your application today to participate in the marketplace at Demo Day!

Submit your application today to participate in the marketplace at Demo Day! The audience of the Demo Day Pitch Panel will include Minerva Tantoco, Chief Technology Officer of the City of New York, Fran Hauser, Partner at Rothenberg Ventures, and Matthew Hooper, VP of Open Innovation, Barclays and Head of Rise NY, Jason Abbruzzese, senior…

Media Center Member’s Work Premiered on Facebook 360°

We are so proud of our member Marcelle Hopkins, Director of the amazing immersive documentary "On the Brink of Famine" that premiered on Facebook 360° this month.

We are so proud of our member Marcelle Hopkins, Director of the amazing immersive documentary “On the Brink of Famine” that premiered on Facebook 360° this month. This documentary transports viewers to the heart of one of the most critical humanitarian situations of our time, the South Sudan’s food crisis. Marcelle traveled to South Sudan…

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