New York City

Young Filmmakers Initiative romanticizes soccer in New York City

The NYFEST creation provides support for aspiring filmmakers in middle schools across NYC In 2016, NYFEST (New York Film and Entertainment Soccer Tournament) partnered with the City of New York Department of Youth and Community Development to create the Young Filmmakers Initiative (YFI). YFI’s goal was to grow the creative ambitions of young aspiring filmmakers in …

Turf War

The New York Red Bulls enjoyed a 19–year head start in the nation’s largest city. Now, facing competition from two neighboring upstarts, they finally seem to have a plan. As the team’s long-suffering fans would say, that’s not so metro. By Howard Megdal Photographs by Timothy Young This story appeared in our Fall/Winter 2015 issue. You can …

Mix and the City

Mix Diskerud loves pretty much everything about his new life in New York. Except the broker’s fees. And the $60 appetizers. And the parking… By Noah Davis Photographs by Dylan Coulter Note from the editor: This story appeared in our Summer 2015 issue. To purchase a copy or a subscription, please visit shop.howlermagazine.com. Khiry Shelton, the teammate …

Scenes from the Parade

Scenes from the U.S. women’s national team’s parade through Manhattan Photographs by Luke Malanga Luke Malanga is a regular contributor to Howler. Follow him on Instagram.

About the USWNT Parade

Is it possible for the US women’s national team’s World Cup victory parade to have multiple floats without detracting from their achievement? By George Quraishi | Photo by Jasmin Shah [T]oday, the U.S. women’s national team will parade through New York City’s Canyon of Heroes in celebration of their recent World Cup win. As a …