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Programming Highlights: Wednesday, January 15 - Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Programming Highlights: Wednesday, January 15 - Tuesday, January 21, 2014

FEATURING: Pete Rock & CL Smooth Concert, "Hands Up" Music Video, NEW Short Films, Movie Of The Week & El Agricultor del Futuro

  • Posted on: 14 January 2014
  • By: Chris

Debuting On CCTV!

Pete Rock & CL Smooth 20th Anniversary Concert
A Live performance at the MIddle East in Cambridge, MA by hip-hop duo Pete Rock & CL Smooth on Friday, November 15, 2013 for their 20th anniversary tour. Produced by Chani Langford.
Channel 8 - Premiering Saturday @ 6 PM, Sunday @ 7:30 PM & Monday @ 10:30 AM

"Hands Up" Music Video & "N.U.M.B." Trailer (EXPLICIT)
A music video for the song "Hands Up" by Ant Thomas followed by a trailer for a documentary called "N.U.M.B." (New Underground Movements of Boston), highlighting undiscovered music, art, and miscellaneous events in the Boston and Cambridge area. Produced by Kwesi Abbensetts. Parental discretion advised!
Channel 8 - Premiering Sunday @ 2 AM & Monday @ 1 AM

NEW Short Films
Every week, CCTV shows new and current member-made short films together in an unstoppable block of entertainment! Tune in every Sunday and Tuesday evening for a chance to laugh, cry, learn, and be inspired! This week's NEW shorts (in the order they will air):
Lady Kielbasia's Holiday Spectacular - A Live performance by Lady Kielbasia and her creator Matt Morin at her Holiday Spectacular. Produced by Kristina Kehrer.
Contra Rocks! - A journey through an evening of contra dancing with the Boston Intergenerational Dance Advocates in Cambridge, MA. Produced by Bil Lewis.
JAHSpirit Music Video Promo - "Go Easy" - A promo video featuring director and producer Angel Aiguier discussing the upcoming music video she's working on for the song "Go Easy" by the band JAHSpirit from their album "Tough & Humble." Produced by Angel Aiguier.
Meeting Bob the Music Man - A short documentary about the radio station WJIB-740 AM featuring an interview with owner and sole operator Bob Bittner. Produced by Kristina Kehrer.
STEAM Rising: The Nature Lab & STEAM Rising: Biological Systems - Conversations with artists from the Rhode Island School of Design about turning STEM (science/technology/engineering/math) education into STEAM (science/technology/engineering/art & design/math) education. Produced by Sue Li.
Channel 8 - Premiering this week starting Sunday @ 5 PM & Tuesday @ 6 PM

Movie Of The Week: "Harmony Lane"
The life and loves of composer Stephen Foster, from his early success through his decline, degradation, and death from alcoholism.
Channel 9 - Every Saturday @ 9 PM

El Agricultor del Futuro (The Future of Agriculture)
Un programa que analiza cómo podemos tener una agricultura sostenible y sensata. (A program that examines how we can have a sensible and sustainable agriculture.)
Channel 96 - Premiering this week Saturday @ 12:30 PM, Sunday @ 8 PM & Tuesday @ 11:30 PM

This Week on BeLive - Channel 9
NOTE: CCTV will be closed Sunday, January 19 & Monday, January 20, 2014 in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, so there will be no new Live shows on these days.

BeLive: bridginGaps - 1st & 3rd Wednesday of every month @ 7:30 PM
BeLive: Sound And Vision - 3rd Wednesday of every month @ 8 PM
BeLive: Health Is Wealth - 3rd Tuesday of every month @ 4:30 PM
BeLive: Nubia Now & Then - 1st & 3rd Tuesday of every month @ 6:30 PM

If You Missed It Last Week

Opera Brittenica Presents: "The Rape of Lucretia"
A performance of Benjamin Britten's chamber opera dealing with the violation of a Roman soldier by the Etruscan prince, an act which precipitated the Etruscan War in ancient Rome. Produced by Joshua Collier.
Channel 8 - Showing this week Thursday @ 10 AM, Friday @ 8 PM, Saturday @ 3 PM & Sunday @ 2 PM

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If you have any questions about CCTV programming, what's on when, or if you would like to get your own BeLive or Community Radio show, please contact:
Chris Lawn, Programming Coordinator

See you next week!