May 2020

TV Programming Spotlight: June 2020


This month, People Powered Media Celebrates the 50th episode of PhillyCAM Voices Mondays at 6:30 PM & Atrévete (I Dare You) Thursdays at 8:00 PM

Here's what's new on PhillyCAM.
In Philadelphia, Watch Us on Comcast Xfinity 66/966HD/967 and Verizon Fios 29/30. Everywhere on Roku,  TV and PhillyCAM Live TV.


The 3 Dimensions of Freedom
Billy Bragg

Legendary English singer-songwriter Billy Bragg in conversation with Ian Zolitor about his recent book  prescribing liberty, equality, and accountability as the antidotes to rising global authoritarianism

Produced by the Free Library of Philadelphia
Monday June 29 at 9:00 AM
One time only!

Town Hall with congressional leaders Sen. Bob Casey, Rep. Madeleine Dean, Rep. Dwight Evans, Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon & Rep. Susan Wild discussing equitable policies to address the number of low income workers struggling across the Commonwealth

Produced by POWER
Tuesdays at 8:30 AM in June
Protecting Housing Rights
Housing Town Hall

Virtual Town Hall Discussion with Community Legal Service on the Emergency Housing Protection Act, basic rights for renters in the city, what the upcoming budget means for housing & how to support housing as a human right.

Produced by Bonfire Media
with the Office of Councilmember Helen Gym
Tuesdays at 12:00 PM in June
The Remarks: Phila. Boxing
The Remarks

1. About the life and career of Phila Middleweight Boxing contender and later boxing trainer Bobby Boogaloo Watts with guests Fred Jenkins, Carl Sonny Day, Tommy Bush, Clint Barns, P/O William Jones, Ivan and James Robinson.  

2. About the influence former boxers & trainers Willie Reddish Sr. & Willie Reddish Jr. had in Phila boxing with guests Willie Reddish the 3rd and Chuck Davis, both former boxers. 

Produced & Hosted by Xander J. Hobson
Tuesdays at 2:30 PM in June
Creating Fashion
Creating Fashion

Instructional sewing series with Laurel Hoffmann, industrial pattern and sample maker.

Produced by Andrew Hoffman
Wednesdays at 9:00 AM
New Series
Talking Money
Talking Money

Hosted by Mr. Langston Laury, a Certified Financial Planner informing viewers about money management, how to achieve financial security, getting out of credit card debt, saving for retirement, and long term care, etc.

Produced by Joyce Scott
Wednesdays at 9:30 AM
New Series
The Trudy Haynes Show
Trudy Haynes

Educational and informational entertainment for families.

Produced by Trudy Haynes
Wednesdays at 7:00 PM
New Timeslot!
PHLAFF Work-in-Progress Lab

Local & int’l filmmakers, showcasing Ave Maria by Tristan Seyek (Pre-Production), Perfume de Gardenias by Gisela Rosario Ramos (Post-Production), We Still Here - Aqui Estamos by Eli Jacobs-Fantauzzi

Presented by Philadelphia Latino Film Fest 2020
Wednesdays at 7:30 in June
LIVE 6/3 !
Ignite Philly
Ignite Philly

Local storytellers perform rapid fire 5-minute talks to inspire the crowd with ingenuity, humor & imagination—ideas that turn the past upside down & point the way to help make a better future.

Produced with PhillyCAM
Thursdays at 12:00 PM in June
ABA Basketball 2020
ABA Basketball 2020

An athletic contest event with community information. Journey with the Philly Cannons as they revisit some of their top moments from the 2019-2020 season. Features top basketball talent competing for the American Basketball Association National Championship.

Produced by Roger Beckwith
Fridays at 9:00 AM
Producers Circle
Producers Circle

Creating Radio & TV at home

PCAM TV Producer Doug Crisman & radio Producers Alonzo Jennings, Lauren Settles & Charles Gregory talk about their process for creating content at home during the COVID-19 quarantine.

Hosted by Gabe Castro
Fridays at 6:30 PM
New Episodes
Live Culture: Hear Us Out
Hear Us Out

PhillyCAM Youth have created spaces, shared & amplified the voices of allies across the city.  Take a walk down memory lane with past guests, honor High School Seniors, get local COVID- 19 updates from State Rep. Joanna McClinton and enjoy a creative performance from a local artist.

Produced with PhillyCAM
Fridays at 7:00 PM in June
New episode
Fresh Show Films Present
Quarantine edition!

Quarantine edition!  Short films that are short and are also films

Produced by Roland Boyden
Fridays at 9:30 PM
New episode
PHLAFF 2020 Youth Salon
Youth Salon

A showcase of video by young Latinx filmmakers age 22 & younger. Featuring a mix of this year's winners, honorable mentions & selections from previous showcases. 

Presented by the Philadelphia Latino Film Festival
Saturdays at 12:00 PM in June
Town Square: Pandemic 2020
Town Square

PCAM Programming & Production Coordinator, Gabe Castro talks with members talk about their experiences during the COVID-19 Pandemic, how they're staying healthy and creative as well as what they hope society learns from this.

Produced by PhillyCAM
Saturdays at 3:00 PM in June
TriCo Film Fest
TriCo Film Fest

Celebration of amazing multimedia created by students at Swarthmore, Bryn Mawr & Haverford Colleges hosted by the Fest Directors, Sophia Abraham-Raveson & Eddie Ogborn & judged by media artists Tayarisha Poe & Georden West. 

Produced with PhillyCAM
Saturdays at 1:30 PM in June
Pearl Girl Productions 2
Pearl Girl Productions

A curated program of short films, short documentaries, music videos, film trailers by independent Black artists. 

Produced by Eboni Zamani
Saturdays at 11:00 PM in June
There is a Murder at the End

After an unexpected breakup, one young woman searches for closure the only way she knows how: murder.

Produced by Steven Elijah Primero
Saturdays at 11:30 PM in June
Precious Places 2019
Precious Places

Community History Project featuring:

1. Puerto Rican Institute of Music, Malcolm X Park, Greenlawn Cemetery

2. Why Not Prosper, Vare Rec Center, VietLEAD Resilient Roots Farm

3. Norris Homes, Chinatown PCDC, Painted Bride Arts Center


Produced with Scribe Video Center
Sundays at 9:00 PM in June