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‘Tennessee Crossroads’ Turns Lens on 20th Anniversary of ‘Eyes on LaFollette’

Published on September 18, 2014 By Daniel Tidwell

Two graduates of program return to document its impact; segment coincides with new exhibit at Tennessee State Museum Tennessee Crossroads will focus on Eyes on LaFallotte in an upcoming episode. In the segment, premiering on NPT on Thursday, September 25 at 7 p.m. and ETPTV on Saturday, September 27 at 6:30 p.m., NPT videographer Matt Emigh and […]

`Children`s Health Crisis: Food` Premieres Online May 22

Published on May 20, 2014 By Daniel Tidwell

  “Food,” the latest episode in NPT’s Emmy® Award-winning “Children’s Health Crisis” series will premiere online on Thursday, May 22 at 12 p.m. Central  (noon) in advance of its broadcast premiere later that night at 8 p.m. on NPT. The online screening will be presented via OVEE, a public media platform that enables people anywhere to […]

Holocaust Remembrance Month Online Screening of Living On: Tennesseans Remembering the Holocaust.

Published on April 25, 2013 By Daniel Tidwell

New OVEE platform allows users to watch together and engage with panelists and filmmaker. To mark the conclusion of Holocaust Remembrance Month 2013, Nashville Public Television (NPT) and The Tennessee Holocaust Commission (THC) will present a special free online social screening of the NPT original documentary “Living On: Tennesseans Remembering the Holocaust” on Thursday, May […]

(Media Update) Paisley Celebrates Emmy Win With NPT Staff

Published on April 11, 2012 By Linda Wei

In March we announced our Midsouth Regional Emmy Award wins including the Community Service Emmy for our Children’s Health Project (made up of NPT Reports: Children’s Health Crisis documentaries, Children’s Health Updates, as well as community engagement discussions and outreach events). Last week, joined by the the rest of the Children’s Health Project Emmy-award winning group, […]

(Media Update) A Day of Remembrance | An Hour of Reflection | Watch `Living On` Now

Published on January 26, 2012 By Daniel Tidwell

It’s been six years since NPT’s Will Pedigo produced “Living On: Tennesseans Remembering the Holocaust.” But the emotion and meaning that he poured into the documentary is still very much with him. In honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day, Friday, January 27, Pedigo reflects on making the film, and asks that Tennesseans throughout the state take […]

(News) NPT Visits Our Sudanese Next Door Neighbors

Published on June 17, 2011 By Erin McInnis

We’re extremely excited to bring you a new episode of our informative and educational Next Door Neighbor series next week! In the past, we’ve brought you together with Nashville’s Kurdish, Somali, Hispanic and Bhutanese communities (now available for viewing online), and this time we’ll introduce you to Nashville’s burgeoning Sudanese neighbors. Sudan is the largest […]

NPT Productions Score Seven Regional Emmy Nominations

Published on November 20, 2010 By Daniel Tidwell

We’re proud to announce that Nashville Public Television productions picked up seven Midsouth Regional Emmy Award nominations when the Nashville/Midsouth Chapter of The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) announced the nominations last night at the BMI headquarters on Music Row. Our NPT REPORTS: CHILDREN’S HEALTH CRISIS series picked up nominations for both […]

`NPT Reports: Children`s Health Crisis` Looks At Infant Mortality June 24

Published on June 23, 2010 By Daniel Tidwell

[youtube=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yIFtyOpsnTU”] Infant mortality rates say more about us than simply how many babies will live to see their first birthday. They are an early indicator of what the future holds for the health of our communities. Tennessee ranks 47th nationally in infant mortality rates, with more than 700 babies dying each year. Only 61% of […]

(News) NPT Visits Our Bhutanese Next Door Neighbors

Published on November 16, 2009 By Daniel Tidwell

From the NPT Pressroom: *** Fourth Installment in NPT’s Original Documentary Series Explores Nashville’s Emerging Bhutanese population; Premieres Thursday, November 19 at 8:00 p.m. *** Each year, new refugees with different backgrounds flee a variety of struggles to arrive in cities such as Nashville. They face an utterly new environment and a demanding sacrifice of […]

(NPT News) Nashville Public Television Visits Our Somali Next Door Neighbors

Published on October 30, 2008 By Daniel Tidwell

From the official NPT news dept, be sure to tune in for the second installment in our NEXT DOOR NEIGHBORS series: Second Installment in NPT’s Original Documentary Series Explores Nashville’s Somali Population More than 5,000 Somali refugees now call Nashville their home. They left a war-torn country and many still have family trying to survive […]