This Week on TV: Stories & Reflections on Fathers' Day

This Week on TV: Stories & Reflections on Fathers' Day

This weekend, a Fathers' day marathon on Channel 9.

  • Posted on: 12 June 2017
  • By: lily

CCTV's Fathers' Day program includes:

In his video short Father, Wilgens Matelus talks about what it's like not to have a dad.

In Man to Media, Luis Vasquez reflects on his path to becoming a journalist, inspired by his father.

And, Brother Blue with his story Daddy Teaches Me How To Pray.

These videos and more, Fri. Jun. 16 6-9pm, Sat. Jun. 17 noon-midnight, and Sun. Jun. 18 12-4pm. Select videos available on CCTV's YouTube Channel - here.

Get in the mood for annual celebrations happening this weekend:

Click here to watch footage from Cambridge's Greek Festival 2010, as well as an interview with a participant in the annual Cambridge/Somerville Day of Portugal Parade.

The 2017 Cambridge Hellenic Festival takes place June 16-18 at Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church on Magazine Street.

This year's Boston Portuguese Festival takes place Sat. June 17, beginning at Portuguese Square in Somerville.

New by CCTV Member Producers:

Playful Peter's Artist Statement by Peter Pruyn, describes Pruyn's approach to singing and the benefits of engaging people in group sing-alongs - and announces his sing-along at Cambridge Public Library on June 24, 2017. Click here to watch now.

Faust Turns on the TV is a remake of the classic Faust myth for the digital age, produced by Christian Herold. Click here to watch now.

Watch these videos and more of the newest content by Cambridge producers, each week on Channel 8: Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays at 7pm, and Wednesdays and Fridays at 11am.

Also on the channels this week, from Folk Music producer Al Marotta:

Watch a new performance by Harpist Molly McCaffney - followed by other harp shows. On Channel 8, Mon. Jun. 12 at 5pm, Tue. Jun. 13 and Thu. Jun 15 at 11am, and Fri. Jun 16 and Sun. Jun. 18 at 10pm.