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Clip of the Week: "Green Gotham"

Clip of the Week, News and Views, Programming Highlights By Lee Walker Helland

New show alert! For today's Clip of the Week, we're excited to point your attention to "Green Gotham," a biweekly show in which host Lew Blaustein interviews the people who make NYC the greenest city in the U.S.

In this episode, Blaustein talks to Tyler Adkins, Director of Sustainable Lighting Solutions at the New York City office of UGE, a company whose mission is for the world to be powered 100% by renewable energy. Tyler shares how UGE is pushing towards that goal with innovative solar and wind solutions in New York and elsewhere. So great.

Watch the clip, and be sure to follow "Green Gotham" on Facebook and YoutTube for updates. Enjoy!

This Saturday on "INSIDE NEW YORK": Part 2 of an Exclusive Interview with Legendary Director Michael Schultz

Program Guide, Programming Highlights By Lee Walker Helland

Saturday, November 1st, MNN's "INSIDE NEW YORK" salutes the work of Michael Schultz, the legendary theater, film and TV director. Schultz's latest film, "Awake: The Life of Yogananda," has been extended in New York theaters through November 7th.

In Part 2 of this exclusive interview, airing this Saturday at 8:30 pm, the Tony-nominated and award-winning director best known for his groundbreaking "coming of age" classic film, "Cooley High," takes us behind the scenes of this cult classic as well as other popular and award-winning films that helped him to become one of the most sought after directors in Hollywood.

Schultz's films, which are credited with changing the face of Hollywood, include "Cooley High," "Car Wash," "Greased Lightning," "Which Way is Up?," "Krush Groove," "The Last Dragon," and "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band." Schultz has also directed many of TV's biggest hit series, including "The Rockford Files," "Starsky and Hutch," "Baretta," "The Practice," "Ally McBeal," and "Cold Case."

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YC Spotlight: "#SpookSpeaks on the #Ferguson Community"

Community Media, MNN Youth Channel, Programming Highlights By Lee Walker Helland

Latest YC Spotlight: "#SpookSpeaks on the #Ferguson Community", the first video in a new mini series from the producers at MNN's Youth Channel.

In this segment, the literary artist Spookwrites talks about her experiences in Ferguson, Missouri after the shooting death of Michael Brown. The footage is from Spookwrites' recent visit to the MNN El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center.

Watch the video to hear this influential up-and-coming artist and activist reflect on the events as a member of the Ferguson community and on the conclusions she's made after being shot by an unknown assailant.

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