Programming Highlights: Short Films To Keep An Eye Out For & What's On This Week

Programming Highlights: Short Films To Keep An Eye Out For & What's On This Week

News & information about our BeLive & Community Radio Studios, current programming, special broadcast events, & what's on when!

  • Posted on: 8 May 2013
  • By: Chris

Short Films To Keep An Eye Out For
Short films and videos that are 10 minutes or less are scheduled randomly throughout the channels to give them more exposure and to entertain and enlighten our Cambridge audience in between our scheduled programs. Here are some of the short videos playing on our channels now:

Demonstration Against Le Meridien Hotel
- A short video, produced by Christian Herold, documenting the demonstration by hotel workers with Unite Here Local 26 against Le Meridien Hotel on Thursday, April 4, 2013. The demonstration starts at Cambridge City Hall and marches down Massachusetts Avenue to Sydney Street.
Spy VS Spy
- Two opposing spies quarrel and harass each other in this fun short film produced by Tony Valentino.
Cambridge Candlelight Vigil: Boston Marathon Victims
- A picture montage accompanied by music of the candlelight vigil held on Wednesday, April 17, 2013, in commemoration of the victims of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing. Produced by Christian Herold.
Mt. Auburn Hospital Vigil: Marathon Bomber Manhunt
- Christian Herold interviews people involved in a vigil on Friday, April 19, 2013, outside of Mount Auburn Hospital after the Marathon bomber suspect was captured and brought there.
JAHSpirit Music Video - "Rastafari Soldier"
- A music video, produced by Angel Aiguier, for the song "Rastafari Soldier" by the Caribbean band JAHSpirit from their album Tough 'N Humble.

BeLive & Community Radio News

BeLive Studio: Current Open Timeslots
- Tuesdays at 5:30 PM & 8:30 PM
- Wednesdays at 7:30 PM & 8:30 PM
- Thursdays at 8:30 PM

Cambridge Community Radio "CCR" Studio: Current Open Timeslots
- Tuesdays at 2:00 PM-3:00 PM
- Wednesdays at 12:00 PM-2:00 PM
- Thursdays at 12:00 PM-2:00 PM
- Fridays at 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

What's On This Week - Wednesday, May 8, 2013 to Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Channel 8

Far From Afghanistan
- Five accomplished, politically progressive filmmakers come together to raise the collective consciousness about the U.S. war in Afghanistan, officially the longest war in U.S. history. Produced by John Gianvito.
Airing this week Thursday at 9:30 AM, Sunday at 3:00 AM, & Monday at 9:30 AM
Corporations & Communities
- A program featuring Jane Manley interviewing Leesa George Friday, Board Member of the National Move To Amend organization, in Boston on Monday, January 28, 2013, speaking about rallying people in minority neighborhoods to get more involved. Produced by Jane Manley.
Airing this week Thursday at 2:30 PM & Friday at 9:30 PM
CCTV Showcase Programming 2012
- A compilation of 2012 programs from CCTV's three channels showcasing the diversity, depth, and scope of CCTV's programs.
Airing this week Thursday at 10:30 PM & Sunday at 2:30 PM
Innovation District Discussion Panel
- A panel of experts discusses the Innovation District, including Kendall Square. The Innovation District is nestled between Boston’s transportation gateways: abutting historic Boston Harbor, adjacent to Logan International Airport, and at the nexus of two major interstate highways. It also contains the largest tract of underdeveloped land in the city of Boston, an area with opportunity for growth, a strong existing knowledge base, and the ideal location for producing new ideas, new services and new products.
Airing this week Friday at 8:30 AM & Sunday at 5:30 AM
Central In Motion
- The 81st Annual Meeting of the Central Square Business Association featuring the C2 Cultural District Fashion Show.
Airing this week Friday at 9:00 PM, Sunday at 2:00 PM, & Tuesday at 7:30 PM
FDR's Four Freedoms For Developing Nations
- Uche Ikpa discusses why Western nations should help developing nations adopt President Roosevelt's Four Freedoms so they can work towards being free of want by cultivating and developing their own resources. Produced by Uche Ikpa.
Airing this week Saturday at 11:30 AM & Tuesday at 7:00 PM
Massmouth Season IV: Story Slam Winners
- The winners of Massmouth Season IV face off with words at the Big Mouth Off - the final slam of the season. Produced by Paula Junn.
Airing this week Saturday at 11:30 AM & Tuesday at 7:00 PM
Jealous Clone
- A unique program featuring a music video followed by a discussion with three identical clones about the music video, spirituality, and religion. Produced by Wayne Robinson.
Airing this week Saturday at 7:30 PM & Sunday at 6:00 PM
Jimmy Tingle & The Battle For The Bottle Bill
- Jimmy Tingle hosts and presents a night of comedy, music, and conversation with elected officials and environmental activists from the Sierra Club and Mass Pirg regarding updating the current Bottle Bill in Massachusetts.
Airing this week Sunday at 3:00 PM, Monday at 7:00 PM, & Tuesday at 10:00 AM
Angel7Productions - News & Entertainment
- "Norfolk Street Evacuation - The Longest Day On Earth 2013". Angel Aiguier chronicles events on the day of the evacuation of Norfolk street - starting at 6:30 AM on Friday, April 19, 2013. Produced by Angel Aiguier.
Airing this week Sunday at 7:00 PM & Monday at 10:00 PM

Channel 9

BeLive: Charles River Conservency
- Host Renata von Tscharner, the Founder and President of The Charles River Conservency, discusses and advocates for the renewal of the urban parklands along the river. Guests include elected officials from Cambridge and the state along with fellow civic leaders who speak about this amazing resource for Cambridge and its citizens.
Airs tonight and the 2nd & 4th Wednesday of every month at 5:30 PM
BeLive: Your Health Or Mine?
- Host Jonathan Spierer discusses fitness, health, and relationships.
Airs this Friday and the 2nd Friday of every month at 5:30 PM
BeLive: Whole Health
- Host Lawrence Ferrara discusses health and nutrition.
Airs this Sunday and the 2nd & 4th Sunday of every month at 5:00 PM
BeLive: Vida Latina
- A variety show in Spanish, hosted by Karin Koch, that celebrates the Latino community in Cambridge and beyond.
Airs this Monday and the 2nd Monday of every month at 4:30 PM
BeLive: Community Learning Center
- Host Joseph Passeri discusses current events, issues, opportunities, programs, and events surrounding the Community Learning Center in Cambridge.
Airs this Monday and the 2nd & 4th Monday of every month at 6:00 PM
BeLive: Wisdom & Song
- Host and countertenor William Hamill sings and shares his love of music with the world.
Airs this Tuesday and the 2nd & 4th Tuesday of every month at 4:30 PM
BeLive: NeighborMedia
- Host Nicole Belanger discusses local Cambridge news coverage produced by Cambridge citizen journalists involved in CCTV's NeighborMedia program.
Airs this Tuesday and the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 6:00 PM
BeLive: Insight with Reverend Roxann Hymon
- Host Roxann Hymon discusses matters of religion and spirituality.
Airs this Tuesday and the 2nd & 4th Tuesday of every month at 6:30 PM

Channel 96

Straighten Up To Attain The Correct Spiritual Attitude
- A roundtable discussion on Message from the All Divine Prophetic Healing given through his prophetess, Gabriele, on June 27, 1993. Produced and presented by Radio Santec
Airing this week Thursday at 3:00 PM, Friday at 7:00 AM, Saturday at 11:00 AM, & Monday at 8:00 AM
El Sabor de la Historia
- A program, spoken in Spanish, documenting Jesus Garcia's inspirational journey across the Mexico-U.S. border in the Sonoran Desert region.
Airing this week Thursday at 4:00 PM, Friday at 3:30 PM, Saturday at 12:30 PM, Sunday at 8:00 PM, & Tuesday at 1:30 PM
Muktir Gaan
- A program about the 1971 Bangladeshi Liberation War.
Airing this week Saturday at 10:00 AM & Monday at 9:00 AM
Durga Puja
- A program featuring the Hindu religious ceremony Durga Puja that celebrates the Hindu goddess Durga's defeat of the evil buffalo demon Mahishasura, thereby celebrating the victory of Good over Evil. Produced by Bishawjit Saha.
Airing this week Saturday at 3:00 PM, Monday at 7:00 AM, & Tuesday at 3:00 PM

To view our current schedule at any time, visit

If you have any questions about CCTV programming, what's on when, or if you would like to get your own BeLive or Community Radio show, feel free to contact:
Chris Lawn, Programming Coordinator

See you next week!