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Programming Highlights: Wed, Mar 26 - Tue, Apr 1, 2014

Programming Highlights: Wed, Mar 26 - Tue, Apr 1, 2014

FEATURING: Thanksgiving At The Tavern, Muslim Athletic League Highlights, NEW Shorts, MAPS Gala 2013 & Movie Of The Week

  • Posted on: 25 March 2014
  • By: Chris

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Thanksgiving at the Tavern 2013
Hosts Clyde Hicks and Alex Herwitz visit the Tavern in the Square, located in Central Square in Cambridge, and interview the people attending the free Thanksgiving meal that the Tavern makes for those in need every year. Produced by Simon McDonough.
Ch. 8 - Premiering this week: Sun 9 AM, Mon 6:30 PM & Tue 9:30 PM

Muslim Athletic League: Sports Highlights
A glance at Muslim Athletic League sports competition featuring the best of the best from the youth and men's basketball leagues offering a chance to witness the competition level and diversity of the Muslim Athletic League. Produced by Odsen Piton.
Ch. 8 - Premiering this week: Sun 9:30 AM, Mon 9:30 PM & Tue 8:30 AM

NEW Local Shorts
Every week, CCTV runs new short programs in an unstoppable block of entertainment! Tune in to Ch. 8 every Sunday @ 5 PM & Tuesday @ 6 PM for a chance to laugh, cry, learn, and be inspired! This week's NEW shorts:

  • Kulturez Dynasty, a short program documenting Miosotty Ortega's art opening at Kulturez Dynasty in Harvard Square, a store which brings the urban artist community together. Produced by Kristina Kehrer.
  • JAHSpirit Music Video: "Go Easy" - Promo 2, A second promo video featuring director and producer Angel Aiguier featuring and discussing snippets of 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.
  • Community Learning Center Services, a short, informative video overview of the services available at the Community Learning Center in Cambridge, MA, featuring interviews with students, staff, and board members. Produced by Mina Reddy.

MAPS Gala 2013
The 2013 fundraising gala for the Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese speakers, an organization dedicated to improving the lives of Portuguese-speaking individuals and families from Massachusetts to help them become contributing, active participants in American society while maintaining strong ethnic identity and a sense of community. Produced by CCTV.
Ch. 9 - Premiering this week: Sat 5:30 PM, Sun 9 PM & Mon 4 PM

Movie Of The Week: "Flight to Nowhere"
In this classic mystery, a couple on board a plane find themselves mixed up in a plot to steal atomic secrets.
Ch. 9 - Sat 9 PM


MIT Presents: "RUSNANO - Fostering Nanotechnology Innovation in Russia"
Anatoly Chubais, General Director of the Russian Corporation of Nanotechnologies (RUSNANO), presents an ambitious plan to create Russia's Nanotechnology Center-a $10 billion, entrepreneurial ecosystem that incorporates education, research and business incubation. Noting that a plan of this depth also requires the deep engagement with an academic institution, Chubias discusses the launch of SKOLKOVO, the Moscow School of Management, where MIT Sloan has been involved in a major collaboration.
Ch. 8 - Showing this week: Fri 7 PM & Sat 8 AM

Coloring Coorain: Party with Suzy X
Coorain and some of his friends gossip as they get ready to go to a party where Coorain meets Suzy X, a notable artist and musician. Produced by Coorain Devin.
Ch. 8 - Showing this week: Wed 2:30 PM, Fri 9:30 AM, Sat 11:30 AM, Sun 7:30 PM, Mon 6 PM & Tue 10 AM

Two young men discuss their lives, beliefs, and the relationship they share. Produced by Robert Mack.
Ch. 8 - Showing this week: Fri 9 AM, Sat 6 PM, Sun 7 PM, Mon 8:30 AM & Tue 10:30 AM

BeLive: Jimmy Tingle TV
In this new weekly series, host and comedian Jimmy Tingle shares his humorous thoughts with the audience, interview guests, and highlight non-profit organizations and events around Cambridge and the greater Boston area.
Ch. 9 - Thursdays @ 8:30 PM

BeLive: Rantland
In this new weekly series, host Wil Kurtz rants about all sorts of topics, interviews guests, takes Live calls, and showcases his short films. Viewer discretion advised.
Ch. 9 - Tuesdays @ 8:30 PM

Win in China: The Henry Winter Story (赢在中国:亨利冬天的故事)
Henry Winter, a young entrepreneur and flamboyant dresser, travels to China to present his business ideas to 3 venture capitalist judges in the hopes of winning funding from at least one of them for his business endeavors. In Chinese with English subtitles. Produced by Wendy Shieh.
Ch. 96 - Showing this week: Wed 7 AM, Fri 8 PM, Sat 5 PM, Mon 8 PM & Tue 3 PM

To find out what's on today or to search for specific programs, please visit our Programming Schedule and use the search engine! You can also watch the Live stream of each of our channels: Channel 8, Channel 9, and Channel 96. Please contact CCTV's Programming Coordinator, Chris Lawn, for any questions or comments.

See you next week!