Upcoming TV Highlights
Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 7:30pm
Portrayal and Perception: African American Men & Boys
This multiple-part series explores how the media portrays African American males and how society views them as a result. In this episode, Michael Bartley shows how local African American entrepreneurs, often overlooked by commercial media, are not only experiencing financial success, they are inspiring future business leaders. more info | more stories like this
Saturday, February 13, 2016 at 9:00pm
Filmmaker P.J. Gaynard drops by to talk about movie making, light pilfering and using sandwiches as metaphors. We also screen films from his Goat Milk Fudge Productions including “A Fight To Propose,” “The Incredible Case of Zara Gordon” and “How to Make A Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich”.
We’ll also air for the first time on television Dominque Carino’s award-winning documentary “Diamonds in the Rough.” The film took first place at the 2015 Carnegie Mellon International Film Festival and tells the story of a generation of local jewelers working to keep their family business together. And from 2012, we have Noel Schermaier’s spooky comedy “Ghost Searchers.”more info | more stories like this
Sunday, February 14, 2016 at 10:00pm
Based on real events, MERCY STREET takes viewers beyond the battlefield and into the lives of Americans on the Civil War home front as they face the unprecedented challenges of one of the most turbulent times in our nation’s history.
Sundays at 10pm, starting January 17, with encore presentations Thursdays at 10:30.more info | more stories like this