The New York Video League was founded in the summer of 2012 by Nate Lavey, Rachel Tomlinson and Martyna Starosta. Inspired by the Photo League, which was active from the 1930s to 1950s, the New York Video League is a journalism collective that aims to supply news organizations with short, compelling documentary work that explains and contextualizes undertold stories of political and social struggle.
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In-depth storytelling that captures the universal human drama of people building power from the ground up.
Through provocative and courageous action, immigrants are challenging the very existence of the border.