Welcome to RCTV!

RCTV15 is Rochester’s award-winning public access television station. We offer:

  • On-air broadcasts of local programming (Time Warner Channel 15 or 98.5 in Rochester)
  • Adult and Youth Media Classes
  • Special events open to the community

Put your program on the air for free for all Rochester to see!

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The Inauguration of Mayor Lovely Warren

On January 4, 2014, Lovely Warren was sworn in as the Mayor of Rochester. RCTV was there to capture the excitement and sentiments of the day.


RCTV Installs New Window Treatments

Check out this stop-action video of the new window treatments created by Signazon as they are being installed at RCTV.
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RCTV’s Annual Report Is Now Available Online

Rochester Community TV’s Annual Report shares highlights of the year, Member lists, a financial report and a list of our valued Partners.

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OUTPUT Celebrates Community Creativity on April 21 and 22, 2014

Join us for RCTV’s OUTPUT Film Festival on April 21 and 22, 2014 at the Cinema Theater where we celebrate the creativity of Community Producers.

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Rochester Movie Makers Auditions – Saturday, May 3, 2014

Posted on April 23, 2014 by admin

Whether you’re an actor seeking work, or a filmmaker looking for talent, mark your calendars and sign up for the Rochester Movie Makers Open Auditions on Saturday, May 3 from 9:30 AM to 2 PM. Rochester Movie Makers has selected several short and feature-length films to produce this summer and they are holding open auditions […]

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Kate Washington, The Heart of The Pulse

Posted on April 15, 2014 by admin

Kathleen Washington is the Host of RCTV’s new current affairs and events show called The Pulse. If you’ve seen her show, you’ll undoubtedly have noticed how comfortable she is in front of the camera.  Her rapport with both the lens and her guests is testimony to Kate’s breadth of experience as a musician, actor, director […]

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Line Up Announced for RCTV’s OUTPUT ’14 Festival

Posted on April 10, 2014 by admin
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On April 21 and 22 at 7 PM, RCTV please join us for our annual OUTPUT Film and Video Festival! This year, it will be held it at the Cinema Theater located at 957 Clinton Avenue South.  This FREE community event celebrates local Filmmakers, Producers and Videographers and offers them an opportunity to screen and […]

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Rochester Youth-produced Media Takes the Big Apple by Storm

Posted on April 3, 2014 by admin

Rochester took the Big Apple by storm on March 22 at the 90-Second Newbery Film Festival, held at the New York Public Library. The 90-second Newbery Film Festival is the brainchild of  James Kennedy, and it is a program of Kid Lit Foundation. Kennedy, who visited Rochester last year for a screening of the works […]

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Alliance for Community Media Awards: Got Work?

Posted on March 20, 2014 by admin
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If you’ve got a piece of media work that you’re particularly proud of, shouldn’t you try submitting it to the Alliance for Community Media’s Hometown Media Awards? The Alliance for Community Media is a non-profit organization that works to promote free speech and expand civic engagement through local media. The organization liaises with the FCC, […]

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