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Programming Highlights: Wed, Sep 10 - Tue, Sep 16, 2014

Programming Highlights: Wed, Sep 10 - Tue, Sep 16, 2014

FEATURING: NEW Shorts, Ferguson Town Hall Meeting, SillyNewsRoom, A NEW BeLive, Movie Of The Week & Paru Garden

  • Posted on: 9 September 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 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:

  • Neighborhood Profiles: East Cambridge, featuring Mark Jaquith introducing East Cambridge by showcasing some of his favorite spots including the corner of Cambridge Street and Fulkerson Street, the O'Connell Library, the Sullivan Courthouse, an open dining area, and the Charles River path system. Produced by CCTV.
  • Talking with Tim, featuring Kristina Kehrer having a conversation with local barista and filmmaker Tim Blevins to discuss and showcase clips from his upcoming film "Substitute Culture." Produced by Kristina Kehrer.
  • The Juice Machine, a promo for Rose Ann Gilmer's show "BeLive: Truth or Consequences?!," demonstrating how simple it is to juice to get all the phytonutrients and antioxidants the body needs. This promo advocates that raw is what the body needs, and that juicing is the #1 activity everyone should add to their diet. Produced by Rose Ann Gilmer & Rock Louis.
  • NeighborMedia: Parading Up Windsor, featuring NeighborMedia correspondent Kristina Kehrer visiting Windsor Street in Cambridge to attend the "Day of Portugal" Parade, an event celebrated annually on June 10 to commemorate the death of literary icon Luís de Camões, and talking to Vanessa Ferreira - a young woman who has played in the St. Anthony's Marching Band since she was 9 years old. Produced by Kristina Kehrer.

Town Hall Meeting: Ferguson and Beyond
An important Town Hall Meeting and discussion focused on the killings of black men by police featuring guest speakers Dr. Ron Daniels, Andy Shallal, Danny Glover, Barbara Arnwine, Hilary Shelton, Nkechi Taifa, Ron Hampton, Jasiri X, Keenan Keller, and Don Rojas. Sponsored by the Institute of the Black World 21st Century and co-sponsored by the Busboys & Poets' A.C.T.O.R. and the Institute for Policy Studies.
Ch. 9 - Premiering: Sat 7 PM & Sun 1 PM

Join Toni Bee in her SillyNesRoom as the children of the Margaret Fuller Neighborhood House Summer Camp create characters and learn to use improv and imagination to present small scenes in a newsroom setting. Produced by Toni Bee.
Ch. 9 - Premiering: Sat 8:30 PM, Sun 2:30 PM & Mon 4 PM

NEW SERIES! - BeLive: The Edgar Snowden the Second Files
The as-yet unrevealed files of Edgar Snowden the 2nd, twin brother and altar ego of Edward Snowden, featuring blockbuster revelations. Produced by Neal Katz.
Ch. 9 - Premiering this week: Monday @ 5 PM and will air every Monday.

Movie Of The Week: "The Payoff"
In this classic crime mystery starring Lee Tracy, after a city's District Attorney is murdered, an investigative news reporter starts uncovering that everything wasn't as cut and dried as it appeared to be...
Ch. 9 - Sat 9 PM

Paru Garden 2014
হোস্ট Bishawjit সাহা ও সুহাস বড়ুয়া নাসিম পারভীন Paru এর সুন্দর বাগান-পরিদর্শন করছেন এবং তার সবজি শখ সম্পর্কে তার সাক্ষাৎকার. (Hosts Bishawjit Saha & Suhas Barua re-visit Nasim Parveen Paru's beautiful garden and interview her about her horticultural hobby.) Produced by Bishawjit Saha.
Ch. 96 - Premiering: Sat 3 PM, Mon 9:30 AM & Tue 8 PM


MIT Presents: "The Maturation of Model-Based Systems Engineering"
Model-based systems engineering promotes the use of modeling and models as focal design artifacts to enhance the rigor and robustness of systems engineering activities throughout the various phases of a system's life cycle—with an emphasis on the early, conceptual phases. The Object Management Group's Systems Modeling Language (SysML) and Object-Process Methodology (OPM) are the two conceptual modeling languages currently in use. In this presentation, MIT Visiting Professor Dov Dori will: highlight the working principles of OPM, with examples from various domains; explain the differences between OPM and SysML; and present the upcoming ISO 19450 OPM standard. Produced by MIT.
Ch. 8 - Showing this week: Fri 7 PM & Sat 8 AM

Fourth Of July 2014
Host Clyde Hicks showcases the sights and sounds of the 2014 4th of July fireworks from Memorial Drive in Cambridge and interviews some of the spectators in attendance. Produced by Simon McDonough & Clyde Hicks.
Ch. 8 - Showing this week: Wed 11 AM, Thu 6 PM, Fri 8 AM, Sat 3:30 PM, Sun 2 PM & Tue 7 PM

Primetime! Presents: Kelli Eagan
The final project of CCTV's July 2014 Primetime! Beginning Studio Production class featuring a Live musical performance by folk singer and guitarist Kelli Eagan followed by an interview with Kristina Kehrer. Produced by CCTV.
Ch. 8 - Showing this week: Wed 11:30 AM, Thu 6:30 PM, Fri 8:30 AM, Sat 4 PM, Sun 2:30 PM & Tue 7:30 PM

The Crime
A spiritual and humanitarian plea, for the sake of suffering animals, to stop the murder of animals and the violation of the Earth. Produced by Radio Santec.
Ch. 96 - Showing this week: Wed 9 AM, Thu 11 PM, Fri 8 AM, 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.