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Bart Reflects on KERA turning 50

Today I was watching clips over at KERA-TV for Dallas Video Fest’s KERA tribute, which will be on Sept. 22 at 7 PM at the Angelika at Mockingbird Station.

It’s KERA’s 50th anniversary, so we are helping celebrate. I am selecting clips that KERA longtime staff members Sylvia Komatsu and Bill Young will discuss at the Thursday program. We specifically are screening excerpts from the documentaries produced by KERA. AMS Pictures is sponsoring this program. Thank you AMS!

As I was watching the KERA footage, I realized that this was not just the history of the station, but also the history of Dallas. These programs were produced by some really dedicated and talented people. We truly have been blessed to have this station in Dallas!
We cannot take KERA for granted, so come to the KERA Tribute at Dallas Video Fest and when pledge comes around give them something!

Sponsored by AMS Pictures

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About VideoFest

The Video Association of Dallas is dedicated to promoting an understanding of video as a creative medium and cultural force in our society, and to supporting and advancing the work of Texas artists working in video and the electronic arts. Through its programs and information services, the Video Association intends to educate and inform artists, students, educators, critics, video and film producers and an interested public so they may better understand, appreciate and evaluate the creative possibilities of the video medium. It will also provide a forum for the work of regional video artists, in order to stimulate excellence in their work and provide the opportunity for dialogue and critical discussion.

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