HOLDEN, Mass., December 21, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – Celestial Media LLC announces the release of the new public television series “getting dot OLDER”, distributed by American Public Television. The presenting station is Northern California Public Media.
“getting dot OLDER” (season 1, thirteen half-hour episodes) will be released January 1, 2022. Total market coverage is currently 65.38%. Check local public television programs for times. Website: https://www.gettingdoolder.com
“getting dot OLDER” presents intimate revelations about the aging of various baby boomers. Viewers 50 and over are invited to complete an online survey for the chance to be selected for a TV interview. The innovative concept includes interviews and ‘day in the life’ clips filmed in the studio, on location, via viewer selfies and video call clips.
From deeply poignant to funny laughter, “to grow older” host / producer, Roberto Mighty, helps baby boomers share their deepest feelings: a cycling activist. A Chinese ballroom dance teacher. A transgender software developer. A Sikh entrepreneur. A Puerto Rican singer. A cattle breeder. Native artists of Alaska. And many other diverse Americans.
“Getting dot OLDER” features real stories from ordinary people that open up to Roberto about tragedy, triumph, humor, love, loss – and sometimes – just hanging on:
“If I could go back in time and advise my young self, I would say to my young self: ‘Don’t marry this man …'”
“I’m ashamed of not being financially savvy …”
“I never told my family I was gay … Stevie Wonder could see that! ‘”
“getting dot OLDER” also offers brief expert comments from Harvard School of Public Health, Howard University, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, University of Vermont, and more – on relationships, dating, caregiving, health, privacy, nutrition, housing, personal finances and other issues of concern to people over 50.
This series and the previously published “Greatest Cemeteries in the World” are the first developed by Celestial Media, LLC. Roberto Mighty, Principal and Senior Producer, says, “My new production company will work with TV, streamers, networks, theaters, museums and online to reach today’s audiences with engaging programming, creative approaches. innovative and broad ideas about inclusiveness.
Host / Producer
- Roberto Mighty, MFA, is an award-winning filmmaker, television producer, multimedia artist, educator and musician. His works include films, residencies and exhibitions at Harvard University, the National Science Foundation and film festivals. He is the first American artist in residence at a National Historic Landmark cemetery. Roberto’s new historical documentary on Martin Luther King and Coretta Scott King, “Legacy of Love,” also airs on public television channels nationwide via the National Educational Telecommunications Association. Mr. Mighty has taught cinematography, editing and video production at Boston university and Emerson College; is a proud dad; plays guitar every day and needs more exercise. ###
Roberto Mighty, Celestial Media LLC, 1 617-921-3165, firstname.lastname@example.org
SOURCE Celestial Media LLC