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Alewife Storm Wetland Tour (Virtual Reality)

  • Posted on: 5 September 2019
  • By: xia
Summary: 
A Virtual Reality film about the Alewife Storm Wetland

This is a Virtual Reality film about the Alewife Storm Wetland. In it the filmmakers take you on a tour of the Wetland and talk about what they learned during a field trip they took to explore the issue of greater intensity storms caused by climate change and how they impact their community.

Produced by Tavi Pollard, Ellen Jacobson for SMI 2019

Make sure you click around the video to experience the full effect of a 360 film!

Alewife Storm Wetland (Virtual Reality)

  • Posted on: 5 September 2019
  • By: xia
Summary: 
A Virtual Reality project about the Alewife Storm Wetland

This is a Virtual Reality project about the Alewife Storm Wetland and its role in mitigating storms. The video features Catherine Woodbury from the Cambridge Community Development Department who talks to students about the history and importance of the Alewife Wetland.

Produced by Allison Desir, Biruk Endale, and Malik Gayot for SMI 2019

Make sure you click around the video to experience the full effect of a 360 film!

Pay Attention (Virtual Reality)

  • Posted on: 5 September 2019
  • By: xia
Summary: 
A virtual reality film about climate change.

This Virtual Reality project takes viewers through a series of field trips youth participants of the Summer Media Institute went on to learn about climate change. Featured are students from Boston University’s Rotjan Lab studying microplastics in the ocean, and John Bolduc, Environmetal Planner from the Cambridge Community Development Department who talks about how Cambridge is mitigating the more aggressive storms and flooding caused by climate change.

Produced by Amhed Fassassi, Jameer Silva, and Nahom Woldesenbet for SMI 2019

Galluccio Associates 23rd Annual Youth Sports Recognition Breakfast

  • Posted on: 15 August 2019
  • By: Seth
Summary: 
Galluccio Associates 23rd Annual Youth Sports Recognition Breakfast

The 23rd Annual Galluccio Associates Youth Sports Recognition Breakfast honors those who volunteer their time for local youth sports. It was hosted at the Royal Sonesta hotel in Cambridge and filmed by Andrew Gerzon on June 8, 2019.

Speech Police: The Global Struggle to Govern the Internet

  • Posted on: 8 August 2019
  • By: Seth
Summary: 
Speech Police: The Global Struggle to Govern the Internet

The internet was designed to be a kind of free-speech paradise, but a lot of the material on it turned out to incite violence, spread untruth, and promote hate. What should be done about this enormous problem?

UN Special Rapporteur on Free Expression David Kaye discusses this and other issues raised in his new book Speech Police: The Global Struggle to Govern the Internet.

Filmed by Tricia Bitetto and edited by Cameron Lee.

Perspectives on the Affordable Housing Overlay

  • Posted on: 1 August 2019
  • By: peter
Summary: 
This piece delves into various viewpoints on the Affordable Housing Overlay.

This piece delves into various viewpoints on the Affordable Housing Overlay -- a zoning proposal aimed to increase opportunities for affordable housing developments in the city.

Perspectives on the Affordable Housing Overlay from Cambridge Community Television on Vimeo.

Islamic Society of Boston (ISB) Neighbor's Iftar

  • Posted on: 27 June 2019
  • By: peter
Summary: 
A short documentary showing an evening during Ramadan where Islamic Society of Boston invited neighbors to join them in their break-fast.

Islamic Society of Boston (ISB) Neighbor's Iftar from Cambridge Community Television on Vimeo.

A short documentary showing an evening during Ramadan where Islamic Society of Boston (ISB) invited neighbors and community members to join them in their Iftar (break-fast).

Speech Police: The Global Struggle to Govern the Internet

  • Posted on: 6 June 2019
  • By: Seth
Summary: 
Speech Police: The Global Struggle to Govern the Internet

The internet was designed to be a kind of free-speech paradise, but a lot of the material on it turned out to incite violence, spread untruth, and promote hate. What should be done about this enormous problem?

UN Special Rapporteur on Free Expression David Kaye will discuss this and other issues raised in his new book Speech Police: The Global Struggle to Govern the Internet.

Filmed by Tricia Bitetto.

Van Morrison’s Astral Weeks 50th Anniversary Celebration

  • Posted on: 14 January 2019
  • By: Seth
Summary: 
Van Morrison’s Astral Weeks 50th Anniversary Celebration

Van Morrison’s 1968 record album, Astral Weeks, is regarded as one of the greatest
musical creations of its time. Its unique blend of jazz and folk has been captivating
fellow musicians (Bruce Springsteen and Elvis Costello, among others) and fans ever
since its release.

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