Programming Highlights: Wed, Jun 25 - Tue, Jul 1, 2014

Programming Highlights: Wed, Jun 25 - Tue, Jul 1, 2014

FEATURING: Thom Hartmann & Spring Affair NEW Times, Galluccio Youth Breakfast, Wander, A NEW Short, Movie Of The Week & Prophetess Gabriele

  • Posted on: 23 June 2014
  • By: Chris

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TIME CHANGE! - The Thom Hartmann Program
Due to a Free Speech TV schedule change, The Thom Hartmann Program will now be on weekdays for only 2 hours instead of 3 every weekday from 3 PM to 5 PM.
Ch. 8 - Showing every weekday: 3 PM to 5 PM

17th Annual Anthony Galluccio Associates Youth Sports Volunteer Breakfast
A program documenting the 17th Annual Galluccio Associate Breakfast, which honors and awards people for their service to Cambridge youth sports. Produced by Anthony Galluccio.
Ch. 8 - Premiering this week: Wed 5 PM, Thu 10 AM, Fri 8 PM, Sat 4 PM & Sun 2:30 PM

MIT Presents: "Intro to Cognitive Neuroscience"
Thought, learning, perception, reasoning, and language are all cognitive abilities powered by the soft squishy gray stuff inside our skulls. After a quick-and-dirty introduction to neurons and the brain, this program examines several aspects of human cognition and looks at the neurophysiology that underlies them. Produced by MIT.
Ch. 8 - Premiering this week: Fri 7 PM & Sat 8 AM

Wander: A Dream in Snapshots
A short experimental film featuring a visual dream of wandering shown through a series of still snapshots. Produced by Alain Mimran.
Ch. 8 - Premiering this week: Sat 6 PM, Sun 7:30 PM, Mon 8:30 AM & Tue 9:30 PM

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:

  • Road to Memory, a short 'road movie' film about a girl who loses her memory and meets a man on the road who helps her find her father after she asks the man for a ride. Produced by Chau Le as part of The 48-Hour Film Festival.
  • "Sleep is for the Strong" Promo, a call for MIT students and alumni to participate in a documentary focusing on how students are treated at MIT by sharing their stories about challenges for students at MIT and their ideas for how student life can be improved. Produced by Sahar Hakim-Hashemi.
  • Siri-ously?!, a short, comedic film featuring Indu Kadambi engaging in an irreverent conversation with Siri about the many moods and questions of life. Produced by Indu Kadambi.
  • Mary's Window, featuring Kat Hughes interviewing her grandmother, Mary Hughes, about her life and her beautiful house and gardens. Produced by Kat Hughes.
  • NeighborMedia: Hollywood Comes to East Cambridge, a short, photo montage of the filming of "Black Mass" in East Cambridge, a film starring Johnny Depp as Whitey Bulger. Produced by Kristina Kehrer.

TIME CHANGE! - CCR: Spring Affair
Host Maurice Wilkey will now be bringing you interesting topics, discussion, and a variety of musical choices you've grown to love at his new time of Thursdays at 12 PM.
Ch. 9 - Premiering this week at its NEW time: Thursday @ 12 PM

Movie Of The Week: "The Crooked Circle"
In this classic mystery-comedy, a group of amateur detectives sets out to expose The Crooked Circle, a secretive group of hooded occultists.
Ch. 9 - Sat 9 PM

Gabriele: Prophetess & Emissary of God
Hear God's message through a woman from the people, Gabriele, who was called by God to serve Him by being the interpreter of His word as a prophet and as interpreter of His word of Light. Produced by Radio Santec.
Ch. 96 - Premiering this week: Sat 5 PM, Mon 8 PM & Tue 1 PM


MA Gubernational Roundtable 2014: Joe Avellone
From January through March, Suffolk University's Rappaport Center held roundtables with each of the nine declared candidates in the 2014 Massachusetts gubernatorial race. In each episode, the candidates gave brief remarks, followed by Q&A and discussion. In this episode, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Joe Avellone says that his health care and business leadership experience make him the right prescription for the Bay State’s economic and educational needs. Produced by Suffolk University.
Ch. 8 - Showing this week: Sun 8 PM

MA Gubernational Roundtable 2014: Don Berwick
From January through March, Suffolk University's Rappaport Center held roundtables with each of the nine declared candidates in the 2014 Massachusetts gubernatorial race. In this episode, Don Berwick cites his leadership capabilities as former chief of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in the Obama administration and vows to make improved investments in education, transportation, health care and poverty alleviation his top agenda items if elected to the “Corner Office” later this year. Produced by Suffolk University.
Ch. 8 - Showing this week: Sun 9:30 PM

Almas News TV
A daily Arabic-language news program featuring up-to-date international news from in and around the Middle Eastern world. Hosted by Rami Sadeq, Nateeq Saleem, and Maha Al Aqedi.
Ch. 96 - Showing daily: Weekdays @ 7 AM

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.