2018 WAVE Award Finalists

Congratulations to all the finalists for the 2018 WAVE Awards - honoring excellence in community programming from the Alliance for Community Media's West Region.  Register today to attend the 2018 WAVE Awards Ceremony on Saturday, March 17, at the Embassy Suites Riverfront Promenade in Sacramento, California.

 

Arts & Entertainment - Community Producer

 

Bonita High Pop Show Fall 2017, LVTV-3, Shane Rodrigues-Director
Don Pollock-Producer, Shane Rodrigues-Producer


World Fiddle Day Performance - May 2017, Paul Starcevich, CMAC - Fresno,  


Story Pirates, BCACtv BUTTE PEG


Car Guy Channel Episode 121: A La Carte & Art Car Show 2017, Mike Hennessy, CreaTV San Jose, CA



Arts & Entertainment- Professional

 

Strings Attached, Harris Cohen, CMCM San Rafael CA.


Soundwaves Xmas 2017, Dennis Willis, Pacific Coast Television  


The Taming of the Shrew, Bob Sykes-Producer, City of Lakewood/CityTV



Arts & Entertainment- Youth

 

Creative People Podcast: Modern Music School, Keno Deary Jr.
Pasadena Media,  


Sleepy Pilot - HTV 3,600 Seconds, Sally Rayn, Hillsborough Educational Television,



Community Event- Community Producer

 

Youth Capitol Commentary 2017, Dane Neves, Ōlelo Community Media,  


San Mateo Japanese Garden 50th Anniversary, Dana Sahae, Erin Fellers-Producer, Millbrae Community Television 


Chico Bash, BCACtv BUTTE PEG



Community Event- Professional

 

Garden Grove Strawberry Festival Parade 2017, Marie Moran, City of Garden Grove


Clovis Children's Electric Christmas Parade, Bryan Harley, CMAC Fresno/Clovis


Wings of the City Exhibit at the Anaheim Convention Center, Jeff Trujillo, City of Anaheim Video Operations  



Community Event- Youth

 

Art at the Matador, BCACtv BUTTE PEG



Community Issues- Community Producer

 

Wailua Walk with Kim Souza, Felicia Cowden-Director, Ho'ike Kauai Community Television,  


In Focus | Rupsi Burman, Jeffrey Whitten, Titan Communications,  


Creating a Culture of Innovation #1156, Jerry Oliver and Val Jeffery, Cupertino TV Productions



Community Issues- Professional

 

WomenShelter of Long Beach, PADNET TV


Arts in Corrections, Chris Samaro - Producer, CMAC Fresno/Clovis


Valley Politics June 2017, Luis Costa, CreaTV San Jose



Community Issues- Youth

 

The Real Fairview, BCACtv BUTTE PEG 


ECTV - Damage By Discrimination, Elizabeth Rodeno, ECTV Students-Director, CAPS Media Center,  


Success: A Veteran's Guide, Neel Dhavale, Midpen Media Center



Informational Culture- Community Producer

 

The Mexican Open Pacific CoastTV, San Francisco Jade Fashion Week Pacific CoastTV


Wailua Walk with Kim Souza, J Robertson, Ho'ike Kauai Community Television



Informational Culture- Professional

 

Preserving Anaheim's Citrus Park Murals, Jeff Trujillo, City of Anaheim Video Operations,  


Lincoln Elementary School Art Fence - Ventura California, Elizabeth Rodeno, CAPS Media Center


Nancy Youdelman: The Texture of Time and Memory, Bryan Harley, CMAC Fresno/Clovis  



Informational Culture- Youth

 

ECTV - Travel & Photography, Elizabeth Rodeno, CAPS Media Center,  



Informational Lifestyle- Community Producer

 

Two Guys and Their Garlic, Val Jeffery, CTVP - KMVT 15


Danielle Monet Truitt - The One Woman Show Pacific CoastTV


Ask Dr. Business: Jobs that Require Travel, Roy Blitzer, Midpen Media Center



Informational Lifestyle- Professional

 

Ike Pono, Nā Leo TV


What's Up Pasadena!: August 2017, Bobbie Ferguson, Pasadena Media


Ventura City Stories: Two Trees Caretaker Richard Atmore, Elizabeth Rodeno, CAPS Media Center



Informational Lifestyle- Youth

 

ECTV - California Islands, Elizabeth Rodeno, CAPS Media Center



Informational Talk Show- Community Producer

 

Island Focus - Aliʻiōlani Hale (Part 1) , Dane Neves, ‘Ōlelo Community Media


Ingenious Baby, Kelly Thomas, CMCM Marin TV

 

Climate Showdown, Charles Siler, Community Media Center of Marin



Informational Talk Show- Professional

 

Veterans' Voices: All Gave Some, Some Gave All, Contra Costa Television (CCTV)


Guys and Grief: Healing Stories of Sibling Loss, Gloria Horsley, MidPen Media Center,

 
KJLH Front Page, Ross Jordan, Long Beach CA, PADnet



Informational Talk Show- Youth

 

ECTV - Spokcabulary, Halloween and Digital Citizenship, Elizabeth Rodeno, CAPS Media Center

Korbins Kode: Blockchain & Bitcoin with Kurt Kumar, Keno Deary Jr., Pasadena Media

 
Success: A Veteran's Guide , Neel Dhavale, Midpen Media Center



Dramatic Film Short- Community Producer

 

Careless Deeds, Don Pollock, LVTV-3

The Box, Mark Keavney, Midpen Media Center

Shipwreck at the Sonoma Coast, Robyn Kasper, CMedia



Dramatic Film Short- Professional

 

The World of Dennis Patton, S. Kramer Herzog, CMCM


Afternoon Delight - 2016, A Place Called Sacramento, Roniecia Harris, Access Sacramento


Fathers, Husbands, Brothers, Friends, Marie Moran, City of Garden Grove

 


Dramatic Film Feature- Community Producer

 

Pathways, Don Pollock, LVTV-3



Webisode- Community Producer

 

The Report | 5-3-2017 , Jeffrey Whitten, Titan Communications,  


Car Guy Channel Episode 121: A La Carte & Art Car Show 2017 , Mike Hennessy, CreaTV San Jose, CA,  


Car Guy Channel Antique Autos in History Park 2017 , Mike Hennessy, CreaTV San Jose, CA



Webisode- Professional

 

Free Advice with Adam Chernick Antony Beilinsohn


100 Mile Meals, James Duisenberg, Community Television of Santa Cruz County,  


Shop Lakewood Spotlight: Aliacci Pizza and Pasta, Sallie Cordova Gallagher, City of Lakewood/CityTV



Webisode- Youth

 

Maui Youth Now TV Series, Kat Tracy, Akaku Maui Community Media,  


Success: A Veteran's Guide, Neel Dhavale, Midpen Media Center



Sports Coverage- Community Producer

 

The Countdown: Episode 10, J Robertson, Ho'ike Kauai Community Television,  


Fresno City College Basketball, Cesar Perez-Villegas, CMAC Fresno/Clovis


Girls Varsity Basketball - Mills Vs. Capuchino , Dana Sahae, Millbrae Community Television

 

Sports Coverage- Professional

 

Centennial Square Boxing Show 2017, Bobbie Ferguson, Pasadena Media,   


Game of the Week - Girl's High School Basketball - River City vs. Rio Linda at Golden One Center , Roniecia Harris, Access Sacramento,   


Fountain Valley 5K Fun Run, Louis Rocha, Public Cable Television Authority



Sports Coverage- Youth

 

CMAC High School Football, Cesar Perez-Villegas, McLane High School, CMAC Fresno/Clovis

  

Live Format- Community Producer

 

47th Annual Art and Wine Festival, Dana Sahae, Millbrae Community Television,



Live Format- Professional

 

Veterans' Voices: This is My Child, Contra Costa Television (CCTV)

CMAC Election Night 2016, Bryan Harley, CMAC Fresno/Clovis

NEWSBREAK LIVE, Jin Chun, Torrance CitiCABLE

 


Documentary- Community Producer

 

A Day in the Life of ‘Oleo, Dane Neves, 'Ōlelo Community Media


Introduction to ‘Oleo, Dane Neves, 'Ōlelo Community Media


Two Guys and Their Garlic, Val Jeffery, CTVP - KMVT 15



Documentary- Professional

 

Strings Attached, Harris Cohen, CMCM San Rafael CA.,  


Surviving Cancer with HOPE, Jin Chun, Torrance CitiCABLE,  


Common Cents, Jin Chun, Torrance CitiCABLE,  


A Neighborhood Lost: Sacramento’s Japantown , Roniecia Harris, Access Sacramento



Documentary- Youth

 

The Last Farmer, Madalyn Davis, Center for Advanced Research and Technology (CART), CMAC Fresno/Clovis

Now and Then, Zachary Weinstein and Robert Gordon

Defying the Odds, Sergio Chavez, Katherine Greenler, Bransen Pass , Buchanan High School, CMAC Fresno/Clovis



Municipal Government Access

 

Astronomy Week 2016, Bobbie Ferguson, Pasadena Media


2016 Annual Report & Forecast: The Tour Bus Transformation, Steve Polydoros-Producer, City of Lakewood/CityTV,  

VCNC Featuring Ventura County - Episode 8 Flight Paths to Success, Elizabeth Rodeno, CAPS Media Center,  


VCFD District Snapshot 2016, Elizabeth Rodeno, CAPS Media Center



Educational Access- Community Producer

 

Kauai Shining Stars Season 3 Episode 3, J Robertson, Ho'ike Kauai Community Television,


Fresh Frames episode 6, Ryan Quinn, TVSB,  


Creating a Culture of Innovation #1156, Jerry Oliver and Val Jeffery, Cupertino TV Productions



Educational Access- Professional

 

Teaching Young Minds A Health Care Pathway, Eileen McIlrath-Producer, City of Lakewood/CityTV


LEAD Time at Atlas Elementary, Elizabeth Rodeno, CAPS Media Center


Project Based Learning, Marcus Okun, Novato Community Television (NCTV)


Math Generation - Bridge Lesson at James McKee Elementary School, Abby Jaske, Sacramento Educational Cable Consortium

 

Educational Access- Youth

 

Fairvew- Youthforce, BCACtv BUTTE PEG

 

ECTV - Election Analysis 2016, Elizabeth Rodeno, CAPS Media Center



Accessibility-Abled Programming- Community Producer

 

Abilities United Presents: Community Connections with Dr Temple Grandin Part 2, Andrea Throndson, Media Center Palo Alto

 

Accessibility-Abled Programming- Professional

 

Anaheim Accessibility Center, Jeff Trujillo, City of Anaheim Video Operations

 

Spiritual/Inspirational- Community Producer

 

The Death of Balder, Norse God of Truth and Light, Virginia Anderson, MidPenMedia



Spiritual/Inspirational- Professional

 

New Song 40 Praise & Worship Concert , Roniecia Harris, Access Sacramento


#wanderlust, Maggie VandenBerghe


Special Audience Programming- Community Producer

 

Veteran Advocates, Sheryl Shaffer, MidPeninsula Media Center


Alzheimer's: Caring for Pat, Val Jeffery, CTVP - KMVT 15


OnDaSpot Live at Long Beach Pride, Antoinette Rogers, Long Beach PadNet



Special Audience Programming- Professional

 

Young at Heart Episode 4, Louis Rocha, Public Cable Television Authority,  


Common Cents, Jin Chun, Torrance CitiCABLE


Spirit of a Crime Fighter - Gabrielle Root, Elizabeth Rodeno, CAPS Media Center



Special Audience Programming- Youth

 

Fairvew- Youthforce, BCACtv BUTTE PEG



Public Service Announcement- Community Producer

 

The Vacaville Mexican Open, Pacific CoastTV

Hidden Treasures 2016 , Val Jeffery, CTVP - KMVT 15

Pacific Coast Dream Machines, Pacific CoastTV



Public Service Announcement- Professional

 

Everyone Has A Role, Jin Chun, Torrance CitiCABLE


Make A Wish Foundation 2017, Elizabeth Rodeno, CAPS Media Center


Garden Grove Police Department Accident Reduction Campaign, Marie Moran, City of Garden Grove



Public Service Announcement- Youth

 

Priscilla's Don't Drink and Drive Public Service Announcement, Oscar Gutierrez, TV Santa Barbara


You Can Make a Difference, Sergio Chavez, Buchanan High School, CMAC Fresno/Clovis


Fairview- Every 15 Minutes BCACtv BUTTE PEG



Program/Channel Promo- Community Producer

 

Into The Wardrobe, BCACtv BUTTE PEG

Billy Bob LVTV Station Promo, Don Pollock, LVTV-3

PCT: 40 Years, Pacific CoastTV



Program/Channel Promo- Professional

 

Devotion- Chikoko 2017, BCACtv BUTTE PEG


Semi Twang Promo 2017, Roniecia Harris, Access Sacramento


FOG Tips PSA, Roniecia Harris, Access Sacramento

 


Instructional/DIY- Community Producer

 

Talk Art:Lessa Bouchard—Interdisciplinary Media Artist , Nancy Wheeler, MidPeninsula Media Center


Yoga for Better Digestion, Patricia Becker, MidPen Media Center


Talk Art:Michael Endicott – Urban Nature Impressionist , Nancy Wheeler, MidPeninsula Media Center


Chef in the Market, BCACtv BUTTE PEG

 

Instructional/DIY- Professional

Classroom in the Kitchen at ARC - Berry Scones, Abby Jaske, Sacramento Educational Cable Consortium


Community Cooking, Jin Chun, Torrance CitiCABLE

 
Fuel-up Fitness Ep. 5, Louis Rocha, Public Cable Television Authority

 

News Programming- Community Producer

 

Fresno State Focus, Faith Sidlow, MCJ 128, CMAC Fresno/Clovis

OC News | 5-10-17 Show B, Jeffrey Whitten, Titan Communications

Spotlight - Fall 2016, Don Pollock, LVTV-3



News Programming- Professional

 

This Week in Torrance, Jin Chun, Torrance CitiCABLE


Community Digest August 2017, Eileen McIlrath-Producer, City of Lakewood/CityTV


NEWSBREAK LIVE, Jin Chun, Torrance CitiCABLE



Music Programmming- Community Producer

 

Titan Radio Live! Featuring Distant Skies, Jeffrey Whitten
Titan Communications,  


Evening Backyard Concert - Set Two, Paul Starcevich, CMAC Fresno/Clovis


Big Blu Soul Revue @ Pacific Coast Fogfest, Pacific CoastTV



Music Programming- Professional

 

MC Studio Session: KB's Drifters Experience, Karen Adams
Midpen Media Center,  


Take Aloha With You, Luis Costa, CreaTV San Jose,  


Jessica Malone - Listen Up, Roniecia Harris, Access Sacramento



Music Programming- Youth

 

Town City, BCACtv BUTTE PEG



Future Member Programming- Community

iRony, Radheya Jegatheva


Su Battileddu, Cinzia Puggioni


Until, Miqdad Hossein