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CCTV Takes Home the Gold!

CCTV Takes Home the Gold!

  • Posted on: 25 November 2005
  • By: sean

Cambridge Community Television takes the top prize, the Overall Achievement in Public Access award, at the ACM-NE Fall Video Festival in October. The festival honors and promotes community media and local cable programs that are first distributed on Public, Educational, and Governmental (PEG) access or Local Origination (LO), cable television channels.

Winners were announced and the producers here at CCTV won 8 awards! Awards are presented to creative programs that address community needs, initiate community involvement, challenge conventional commercial television formats and move viewers to experience television in different ways. Members of CCTV have placed at the top year after year and this time was no exception!

Congratulations to:

Cambridge Community Television, Overall Achievement in Public Access, City Center
Maurice Anderson, Winner in Senior Programming, "That Morning"
Jennifer Schmitt, Winner in Instructional category - "Won't you be a Member?"
Angel Aiguier, Winner in Children & Youth category - "Kids Just Wanna Have Fun?"
Birgit Werner, Finalist in Diversity Empowerment category - "Homeless in the Square"
"You Are Here" Production Group, Finalists in News Magazine category - "You Are Here"
"You Are Here" Production Group, Finalists in News Event Coverage category - "You Are Here"
Sean Effel, Finalist in Religious & Inspirational - "A Joyful Noise"

For a full list of festival winners, visit, and for a full list of award winning programs over the last couple of years, click here: