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Programming Highlights: Wed, May 14 - Tue, May 20, 2014

Programming Highlights: Wed, May 14 - Tue, May 20, 2014

FEATURING: "Visual Radio" Returns, St. Paddy's Weekend Trailer, NEW Short Films, Movie Of The Week & A NEW Weekly Series

  • Posted on: 12 May 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!


MIT Presents: "The MIT Logarhythms"
A performance by The Logarhythms, an MIT acapella group which originally formed in the spring of 1949 when a group of students came together to sing. Building upon the influence of barbershop tunes they swiftly began singing all over campus, building a fan base throughout Cambridge. Over the next few decades the 'Logs' introduced gospel, doo-wop, and modern hits, performing at several MIT events including Commencement. Produced by MIT.
Ch. 8 - Showing this week: Fri 7 PM & Sat 8 AM

SERIES RETURN! - Visual Radio
Host Joe Viglione interviews personalities and professionals from across the entertainment industry and discusses a variety of media issues. Produced by Joe Viglione.
Ch. 8 - Re-Premiering weekly: Saturdays @ 1 PM & Tuesdays @ 11 PM

"St. Paddy's Weekend 2014" Trailer (EXPLICIT)
A trailer for an upcoming special documenting the crazy, loud, fun (and green!) party that was St. Patrick's Day 2014 in Boston, MA. Viewer Discretion Advised. Produced by David Barsir.
Ch. 8 - Premiering this week: Sun 2 AM & Mon 12 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 & every Tuesday @ 6 PM for a chance to laugh, cry, learn, and be inspired! This week's NEW shorts:

  • "A Lament" Music Video, a music video for the song "A Lament" by the death metal band Wreck and Reference featuring old black-and-white war footage. Produced by Alan Verly.
  • Hot Dog and the Ninja: Episode 2 - "The Dark Night of the Hot Dog", letting you know that help is on the way America! In this episode, the hot dog and the ninja valiantly battle an impolite health spa patron. Produced by Peter Septoff.
  • Money Beautiful USA, a short experimental film featuring diverse images of local banks accompanied by beautiful background music. Produced by Barbara Noll.
  • "R.REVOLUTION" Trailer, a teaser trailer for an upcoming action-suspense short film about two freedom fighters on an assignment to defeat an evil dictator causing mayhem throughout the land. Presented by Best Bounty Productions. Produced by Tony Valentino Cabral.
  • Day of the Dead, a short film about the Mexican celebration that commemorates the lives of our dearly departed. In this four-minute mini-documentary, Frank Morris interviews Deb Colburn, the owner of a local shop that sells international goods, and their discussion reveals how this festive holiday has spread from south of the border to New England and beyond. Produced by Frank Morris.
  • Coloring Coorain: Robin McNulty, featuring Coorain interviewing friend and artist Robin McNulty, and the two discuss trends, sweaters, and the upcoming Food Lion musical.
  • 2013 Norfolk Street Evacuation Revisited, a mini-documentary featuring Angel Aiguier revisiting the 2013 Norfolk Street Evacuation, which took place in Cambridge after the Boston Marathon attack, and taking the viewer on a short journey of the tense 24-hours residents on the street experienced. Produced by Angel Aiguier.
  • NeighborMedia: "Roadrunner" Yea or Nay?, a citizen journalist story about a bill currently in the Massachusetts State Legislature requesting that the song "Roadrunner" by Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers become the official state song, and NeighborMedia journalist Kristina Kehrer heads to the Middle East in Cambridge for a Jonathan Richman performance to interview attendees about their opinions on the matter. Produced by Kristina Kehrer.

Movie Of The Week: "The New Adventures of Tarzan"
In this classic adventure film, the Green Goddess is a totem worshiped by the primitive natives of a lost city deep in the jungles of Guatemala, which contains both a fortune in jewels and an ancient formula for a super-explosive which could threaten the world in the wrong hands. From Africa, Major Martling launches an expedition to find the Goddess and place its secret in safe hands. So does Ula Vale, whose fiance died attempting a similar expedition, despite the warnings of her lawyer Hiram Powers, who secretly wants the Goddess' contents for himself and has dispatched Raglan, a mercenary, to get it for him. Aboard ship to Guatemala, they meet Lord Greystoke (AKA Tarzan) on his way to the same locale to find his old friend d'Arnot, whose plane reportedly crashed near the lost city...
Ch. 9 - Sat 9 PM

NEW SERIES! - Mahibere Kidusan TV
An Amharic-language religious program made to teach residents the word of God in relation to day-to-day life. Produced by Fistsum Tilahun.
Ch. 96 - Premiering weekly: Saturdays @ 1 PM & Sundays @ 7 PM


Geology Rocks!
A mood video featuring close-up images of polished rock surfaces and a few fossil images accompanied by plaintive flute music. Produced by Albert Copley.
Ch. 8 - Showing this week: Thu 6 PM, Sat 3 PM, Sun 7 PM & Mon 10 AM

Divine Prophetic Healing: Become Like the Little Children - Part 2
Part 2 of a three-part series discussing advice from God and the Bible for how a person can heal his or her own life and how children speak the language of Heaven. Produced by Radio Santec.
Ch. 96 - Showing this week: Wed 11:30 AM, Thu 7:30 AM, Fri 5:30 PM, Sat 3:30 PM, Mon 8:30 PM & Tue 3:30 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.