This Week on TV: Remembering the Holocaust

This Week on TV: Remembering the Holocaust

Friday January 27 is International Holocaust Remembrance Day: Weekend programs on Channel 9 will mark the date.

  • Posted on: 23 January 2017
  • By: lily

The Vienna Project - This past November, the Cambridge Public Library hosted a presentation: “The Vienna Project: Building inclusive communities." Featured speaker, Karen Frostig, Director, Producer, and lead Artist for “The Vienna Project” is the daughter of a Holocaust survivor, granddaughter of Holocaust victims, and holds dual citizenship with the United States and the Republic of Austria. Watch on Channel 9, Fri. Jan. 27 at 6pm and Sat. Jan. 28 at 12pm.

Past Cambridge Holocaust Commemorations - Watch annual celebrations put on by the City of Cambridge's Peace Commission. Fri. Jan. 27 at 7:35pm, Sat. Jan 28 at 1:35pm, and Sun. Jan. 29 12pm

Surviving the Holocaust - A presentation given to high school students by Holocaust survivor Irene Fogel Weiss. Sat. Jan. 28 at 4:50pm and Sun. Jan. 29 at 3:15pm.

Route 181: Fragments of a Journey in Palestine-Israel - in which filmmakers travel through Israel/Palestine, along the 1947 border established by the UN Resolution 181. Sat. Jan. 28 at 5:50pm.

Other shows to watch out for this week:

A live special from The Charles River Conservancy & Cambridge Historical Commission

Renata von Tscharner, founder and president of the Charles River Conservancy, hosts a live show every second and fourth Wednesday of the month at 5:30pm on Channel 9.

On Wed. Jan. 25, von Tscharner will welcome guest Charles Sullivan, Executive Director of the Cambridge Historical Commission, to talk about his new book Building Old Cambridge. Discussion will focus on the history of the river and its parklands.

What's New Massachusetts?

New to CCTV, What's New Massachusetts? - with co-hosts Sam Baltrusis and Sharon Fillyaw - focuses on new restaurants, businesses and things to do in the Boston area. Watch every week on Channel 8, Tuesdays at 9:30pm and Saturdays at 1:30pm.

From the local Boston music scene

New videos by producers here in Cambridge, MA play each week on Channel 8, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays at 7pm, and Wednesdays and Fridays at 11am.

This week, watch performance and interviews by Boston-based band Coastal Flux, filmed by Alex Herwitz.

And, Song Salons filmed by Kristina Kehrer - a program featuring original compositions by Catherine Coleman, filmed on November 20, 2016 at the Third Life Studio in Union Square, Somerville.