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The Cable Channel Shell-Game Shuffle
The FCC is investigating Time Warner; African-American weekday news anchors are few and far between
" around the country over the practice of moving channels from analog to digital tiers, an apparent attempt to..."

Nov. 28, 2008 News Feature by Kevin Brass

War Dance
In this acclaimed documentary, Ugandan schoolchildren, victims of the brutal 20-year civil war, compete in a national dance contest.
"...of a 20-year civil war who compete in a national dance contest – was both a Sundance favorite and..."

March 7, 2008 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Media Watch
Fox-7 anchor bails from the biz; Time Warner feuds with National Geographic
"...Cable subscribers continue to find a black hole on Channel 51, the prime channel slot most recently filled by..."

July 28, 2006 News Feature by Kevin Brass

Film Flam
'Mud,' 'El Mariachi' at 20, and an 'American Gypsies' protest
"...Romani Archives and Documentation Center, is calling for the National Geographic Channel to immediately halt broadcasting its new reality..."

Aug. 17, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Choreographer Allison Orr pops up on the National Geographic Channel, and Ballet East and UT professor Bion Tsang are honored
"...places. These days you can catch her on the National Geographic Channel in an episode of a series called..."

Jan. 30, 2004 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Found in Austin: 'America's Lost Treasures'
New docu-reality show features Bob Bullock Museum
"...Airing on National Geographic Channel and produced by TV docu-reality king Thom..."

July 3, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Time Warner Removing Quality Channels
"...removal of yet another of the very few quality channels from its standard cable package shows yet again TW's..."

Dec. 1, 2008 Postmarks

A First-Class Seat to Stargazing
Austin's Beef & Pie Productions shines a light on Richard Garriott's space travel in Man on a Mission
" October 2008, when he was on board the International Space Station, in the two-way, $30 million culmination of..."

Aug. 7, 2009 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

TV Eye
TV Eye gives up her sabbatical from the box and re-embraces TV
"...remember when I let the tube go black? Every channel I flipped to, there was some new low-rent reality..."

July 11, 2008 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

Shine a Light
'In the Shadow' and more selections from the 15th annual Cine Las Americas
"...The 15th annual Cine Las Americas International Film Festival kicks off Tuesday, April 24, with opening-night..."

April 20, 2012 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

TV Eye
"...ago, I wrote that LAT TV would launch on channel 17. It did, though several friends mentioned to me..."

June 2, 2006 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

A Better Place
For nearly 30 years, Primarily Primates has offered a refuge for misplaced animals
"...has been featured in several documentaries on the Discovery Channel, National Geographic, the Outdoor Life Network, and PBS. He's..."

Aug. 5, 2005 News Feature by Cindy Widner

Ace Rewards
"...The CableACE awards have been presented annually by the National Academy of Cable Programming since 1985 to honor excellence..."

May 1, 1998 Screens Column by Margaret Moser

Point Austin: Saved by Billionaires?
The fight against climate change gathers allies high and low
"...production underwritten by Bloomberg Philanthropies) examines coal production historically, geographically, economically, and politically, and concludes that while the industry..."

May 19, 2017 News Column by Michael King

Ten Thousand Beautiful Bugs in Your Eyes
New UT entomology project provides stunning public domain images
"...perfectly focused, extreme close-ups you’ve seen on, like, a National Geographic special on TV, or in a magazine somewhere,..."

Feb. 8, 2017 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Big Medium: East Austin Studio Tour
Our list of Due East's most intriguing artistic talent
"...a massive 27 foot cube, watching a two hour multi-channel video program. All while dining on a locally sourced..."

Nov. 4, 2015 Chron Events Post by Allen Martinez

Mrs. Santa's Book Bag
"...attention from O Magazine, The Food Network, The Learning Channel, National Geographic, Glamour, and every regional rag in its..."

Dec. 7, 2012 Food Feature by Kate Thornberry

Off the Record
Jon Dee Graham goes under the lens for a new documentary, Joel Laviolette culls spirits with Rattletree Marimba, and the new Austin Music Hall finally opens (sort of)
"...South Asia, and who has worked with the Discovery Channel and National Geographic Television, followed the local guitarist over..."

Nov. 30, 2007 Music Column by Austin Powell

Chick Flick
Who amongst ye could have conjured Mainer Janet Bonney's true chicken story? Mark Lewis' documentary The Natural History of Chickens, playing on Wednesday at the Alamo Drafthouse as part of the Texas Documentary Tour, features real-life stories of fowl play so strange they must be true.
"...Natural History of the Chicken. Nope, not something from National Geographic, the Discovery Channel, or Monty Python. Aussie filmmaker..."

April 6, 2001 Screens Feature by Anne S. Lewis

Human-Headed Flies
Drastic Space III:
"...Series and Dennis Rodman grinning and lions fucking on National Geographic and Kennedy's funeral cortege and The Brady Bunch..."

June 20, 1997 Column by Michael Ventura

Two Schools of Thought
The LBJ-S Merger Raises...
"...and divided among larger corporate owners; San Antonio-based Clear Channel Communications owns KHFI-FM, KPEZ-FM, KEYI-FM, and KFON-AM, while national..."

Aug. 22, 1997 Music Feature by Michael Bertin

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