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Programming Highlights: Wed, Mar 5 - Tue, Mar 11, 2014

Programming Highlights: Wed, Mar 5 - Tue, Mar 11, 2014

FEATURING: MIT Presents, Liquid Sun, Killa City Vlog, NEW Shorts, Movie Of The Week & A NEW BeLive Series

  • Posted on: 4 March 2014
  • By: Chris

CCTV publishes weekly Programming Highlights to promote new material produced or sponsored by local members and Cambridge residents. Please visit our Television Schedule for the most updated info!


NEW SERIES! - MIT Presents
Starting this Friday, CCTV will be airing a new MIT program every other week to showcase all that MIT has to offer including: informative lectures, high profile guest speakers, scientific demonstrations, events, and more!
This Week: "A Volume Control for the Sense of Smell"
Rachel Wilson, Associate Professor of Neurobiology at the Harvard Medical School, presents a symposium on her research regarding sensory smell. Hosted by McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT.
Ch. 8 - Premiering: Fri 7 PM & Sat 8 AM

Liquid Sun
A mini-documentary including interviews with and a performance by the teen rock band "Liquid Sun" at the School of Grove in Cambridge, MA. Produced by Kristina Kehrer.
Ch. 9 - Premiering this week: Sat 6 PM, Sun 7:30 PM, Mon 10:30 AM & Tue 9:30 PM

Killa City Vlog (EXPLICIT)
Denver artist Killa City shoots a vlog about his upcoming mixtape "Keys To Da City". Produced by Remi Jones. (NOTE: May contain language or subject matter not suitable for minors.)
Ch. 8 - Premiering this week: Sun 2:05 AM & Mon 1:05 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:

  • Thy Nature: True Essence of Beauty, a lovely and peaceful montage depicting various images of nature and the outdoors to showcase the beauty, wildlife, and how nature can look peaceful and quiet no matter the season. Produced by Rock Louis.
  • Harvest Food Pantry: Hunger in Our Community Trailer, a trailer for the upcoming documentary "Harvest Food Pantry: Hunger in Our Community", which will take a behind-the-scenes look at the operations of the Harvest Food Pantry including how and why many volunteers get involved, where food comes from, how food is delivered, how the pantry operates logistically, and how many people it actually takes to make the organization successful. Produced by Joan Squeri.
  • Climate Change Action in Cambridge, a trailer for an upcoming program exploring climate change programs, policies, partnerships, and initiatives by government, non-profit, academic, and private sector organizations in and around Cambridge. Produced by Andrew Vitvitsky.

Movie Of The Week: "His Double Life"
In this classic comedy-drama, Priam Farrel is a celebrated artist but a social recluse. When his valet dies of a sudden illness, a mix-up leads to the body being identified as Farrel's. The timid artist then assumes the identity of his former servant, but finds himself faced with constant dilemmas as a result.
Ch. 9 - Sat 9 PM

NEW TIME! - BeLive: True Art and Architecture
Host George Kelso discusses and showcases various architectural projects and artwork.
Ch. 9 - New Weekly Time: Mondays @ 6 PM

NEW SERIES! - BeLive: Let's Talk About It
In this new weekly series, host Bryan Frazier will discuss current events, issues people need help with, services available to those in need, personal connections with others, where the mature crowd can go out and enjoy themselves, welcome call-ins, and interview a variety of guests.
Ch. 9 - Premiering this week: Monday @ 8 PM


Massachusetts Democratic Gubernational Forum - 1/29/14
A political forum held at the Northampton High School Auditorium in Northampton, MA, on Wednesday, January 29, 2014. The forum features all of the Democratic Massachusetts Governor candidates including Joseph Avellone, Donald Berwick, Martha Coakley, Steve Grossman, and Juliette Kayyem. The program was moderated by Jim Madigan of WGBY and includes a panel of journalists from the Daily Hampshire Gazette, New England Public Radio, and WWLP-22. Sponsored by the Democratic committees of Amherst, Easthampton, Northampton, Southampton, and Sunderland. Produced by Northampton Community Television.
Ch. 8 - Showing this week: Thu 10 AM, Fri 8 PM, Sat 4 PM & Sun 2 PM

"Let It Go" Music Video (EXPLICIT)
A music video for the hip-hop song "Let It Go" by (HG) Locks, Mike Goon, and Velii. Filmed in Boston, MA and The Bronx, NY. (NOTE: May contain language or subject matter not suitable for minors.)
Ch. 8 - Showing this week: Thu 1:45 AM, Fri 12:15 AM, Sun 2:15 AM & Mon 1:15 AM

TTT Mentor Program 2014 - 15th Annual Project Day
A program profiling the TTT Mentor Program's 15th Annual Project Day which features academic projects made by collaborative tutoring with students in grades 4 through 7 who come from multicultural families in the greater Boston and Cambridge communities.
Ch. 9 - Showing this week: Fri 7 PM, Sat 6 PM & Sun 2:30 PM

Triveni School of Dance: 37th Annual Recital - Parts 1 & 2
The Triveni School of Dance's 37th annual all-school recital showcasing three styles of classical Indian dance at MIT's Kresge Auditorium on Sunday, October 27, 2013.
Ch. 96 - Showing this week: Wed 9:30 AM & 10:45 AM / Sat 11 AM & 12:15 PM / Mon 8:30 AM & 9:45 AM

The Prophetic Voice for the Animals
People treat animals badly, but this program points out that this is not what God intended and discusses how people can treat animals and the Earth more responsibly.
Ch. 96 - Showing this week: Wed 1:30 PM, Thu 4:30 PM, Fri 7 AM, Sat 5:30 PM, Sun 9:30 AM, Mon 10:30 PM & Tue 11:30 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!