Religion, Art & Cultural Heritage
Religion, Art & Cultural Heritage

This documentary program looks at how cultural heritage helps us understand faith, identity and history.

Executive Producer: Elizabeth Kineke 

Editor: Elyse Kaftan

Air date: Dec 4, 2017

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The Wisdom of Our Elders
The Wisdom of Our Elders

This special features interviews with Rev. Dr. Joan Brown Campbell, Sister Joan Chittister, OSB, and Rev. Dr. James A. Forbes, Jr. about how they became who they are today and what they think about the current state of world affairs.

Executive Producer: Elizabeth Kineke 

Editor: Elyse Kaftan

air date: Sept 18, 2016

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Religion & Democracy
Religion & Democracy

This special looks at the challenges America is facing when it comes to religious bigotry and why this climate of fear and intolerance is a threat to our democracy.

Executive Producer: Liz Kineke

Editor: Elyse Kaftan

air date: June 26, 2016

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Faith, Spirituality & the Future
Faith, Spirituality & the Future

This documentary looks at how spirituality is evolving in our culture and what it means for religious institutions.

Executive Producer: Elizabeth Kineke

Editor: Elyse Kaftan

air date: April 3, 2016

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Marriage, Religion & Modern Life
Marriage, Religion & Modern Life

This program looks at how the tradition of marriage has evolved throughout the ages.

Executive Producer: Elizabeth Kineke

Editor: Elyse Kaftan

air date: Dec 13, 2015

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Veterans Journey Home: Faith, Hope & War
Veterans Journey Home: Faith, Hope & War

This program looks at the unique challenges facing male and female veterans as they transition from military to civilian life.

Executive Producer: Elizabeth Kineke 

Editor: Elyse Kaftan

air date: Oct 4, 2015

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LOMCEVAK

Created for a show where we picked a "word of the day" as our theme and were given a 2 week time limit to create a piece. LOMCEVAK: noun, An aerobatic flying manoeuvre in which the pilot follows a knife-edge roll by flipping the airplane end-over-end and into a spin, from which the pilot then recovers control of the airplane.

subway dreams
subway dreams
Meditation, Mindfulness & Spirituality
Meditation, Mindfulness & Spirituality

Today mindfulness meditation is practiced in schools, prisons and even in corporate America. This show looks at the spiritual roots of the practice and how it can be used to transform society. Featured are Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, spiritual leader of the Shambhala Buddhist tradition and Sharon Salzberg, Buddhist meditation teacher and cofounder of the Insight Meditation Society.

Executive Producer: Elizabeth Kineke 

Editor: Elyse Kaftan

air date: June 28, 2015

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Faith, Hope & the Burden of Addiction
Faith, Hope & the Burden of Addiction

CBS Religion and Culture documentary that looks at how the nation's prescription drug and heroin epidemic is affecting communities in America.

Executive Producer: Elizabeth Kineke 

Editor: Elyse Kaftan

air date: April 12, 2015

NY EMMY NOMINATED

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Sikhs, Seventh-day Adventists & Mennonites
Sikhs, Seventh-day Adventists & Mennonites

This CBS Religion and Culture piece looks at three faith traditions as they are practiced in the United States.

Executive Producer: Elizabeth Kineke 

Editor: Elyse Kaftan

air date: December 14, 2014

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makeshift salon in trench town, jamaica
makeshift salon in trench town, jamaica
trench town, jamaica
trench town, jamaica

this woman took care of bob marley when he was a youth running around trench town, jamaica.  she sits here in the newly renovated culture yard that invites tourists from all over the world to come see one of the historical landmarks for reggae music.

Crime, Punishment & Redemption
Crime, Punishment & Redemption

This CBS Religion and Culture program looks at how the faith community helps returning citizens and their families put their lives back together after incarceration.

air date: October 5, 2014

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Fried Apple Pies

My grandmother, Geneva Ison of Kingdom Come Creek in eastern Kentucky teaches me how to make her famous fried apple pies.

Kingdom Come Creek Stir Off

Komos Ison of eastern Kentucky hosts a molasses stir off each year in his holler up Kingdom Come Creek.

Kenzie & Kellie Adams

Part of a documentary portrait project; home/place, this vignette tells the story of two sister's thoughts on life growing up on Kingdom Come Creek and what they hope for their future and the future of east Kentucky.

Heather Revis

Part of a documentary portrait project; home/place, this vignette tells the story of a young mother's thoughts on life growing up in the hills of east Kentucky.  She shares her love, frustration and hopes for the future of the region and her aspirations for her young son.  

Carrie Jean Wells

Part of a documentary portrait project; home/place, in this vignette, Carrie Jeans Wells of Johnson County shares her thoughts on growing up in the mountains and ideas for a more sustainable future beyond coal.

linda ison
Crane Dance Ranch

Ivan shares the story of the ranch he took over from his grandmother in Red Lodge, Montana.

hand sewn stars
hand sewn stars
spectator > spectale
cathedral window quilt pattern
cathedral window quilt pattern
George Gibson

Banjo player George Gibson shares his thoughts on the current state of east Kentucky.

rachel's legs
rachel's legs
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NANABOZHO
cathedral window pillow
cathedral window pillow
13 states, 420 counties
aint no place like home
pinwheel quilt
pinwheel quilt
middle ground
fried wangs
fried wangs
keyboard
keyboard
i scream you scream
i scream you scream
sikhs
sikhs
plant
plant
cheese
cheese
Geneva Ison
home / place

home / place is a collection of stories from women of east Kentucky from age 5 to 85.  Together they share what it is like to grow up in the heart of appalachia; the hardships, the beauty and hopes for the future of the region they all call home.

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Granny Reacting to my Warm Guns
Granny Reacting to my Warm Guns
Religion, Art & Cultural Heritage
The Wisdom of Our Elders
catbed.jpg
Religion & Democracy
Faith, Spirituality & the Future
Marriage, Religion & Modern Life
Veterans Journey Home: Faith, Hope & War
LOMCEVAK
subway dreams
Meditation, Mindfulness & Spirituality
Faith, Hope & the Burden of Addiction
Sikhs, Seventh-day Adventists & Mennonites
makeshift salon in trench town, jamaica
trench town, jamaica
Crime, Punishment & Redemption
Fried Apple Pies
Kingdom Come Creek Stir Off
Kenzie & Kellie Adams
Heather Revis
Carrie Jean Wells
linda ison
Crane Dance Ranch
hand sewn stars
spectator > spectale
cathedral window quilt pattern
George Gibson
rachel's legs
IMG_8020editsquare.png
NANABOZHO
cathedral window pillow
13 states, 420 counties
aint no place like home
pinwheel quilt
middle ground
fried wangs
keyboard
i scream you scream
sikhs
plant
cheese
Geneva Ison
home / place
homepagelippe.png
Granny Reacting to my Warm Guns
Religion, Art & Cultural Heritage

This documentary program looks at how cultural heritage helps us understand faith, identity and history.

Executive Producer: Elizabeth Kineke 

Editor: Elyse Kaftan

Air date: Dec 4, 2017

PLAY

The Wisdom of Our Elders

This special features interviews with Rev. Dr. Joan Brown Campbell, Sister Joan Chittister, OSB, and Rev. Dr. James A. Forbes, Jr. about how they became who they are today and what they think about the current state of world affairs.

Executive Producer: Elizabeth Kineke 

Editor: Elyse Kaftan

air date: Sept 18, 2016

PLAY

Religion & Democracy

This special looks at the challenges America is facing when it comes to religious bigotry and why this climate of fear and intolerance is a threat to our democracy.

Executive Producer: Liz Kineke

Editor: Elyse Kaftan

air date: June 26, 2016

PLAY

Faith, Spirituality & the Future

This documentary looks at how spirituality is evolving in our culture and what it means for religious institutions.

Executive Producer: Elizabeth Kineke

Editor: Elyse Kaftan

air date: April 3, 2016

PLAY

Marriage, Religion & Modern Life

This program looks at how the tradition of marriage has evolved throughout the ages.

Executive Producer: Elizabeth Kineke

Editor: Elyse Kaftan

air date: Dec 13, 2015

PLAY

Veterans Journey Home: Faith, Hope & War

This program looks at the unique challenges facing male and female veterans as they transition from military to civilian life.

Executive Producer: Elizabeth Kineke 

Editor: Elyse Kaftan

air date: Oct 4, 2015

PLAY

LOMCEVAK

Created for a show where we picked a "word of the day" as our theme and were given a 2 week time limit to create a piece. LOMCEVAK: noun, An aerobatic flying manoeuvre in which the pilot follows a knife-edge roll by flipping the airplane end-over-end and into a spin, from which the pilot then recovers control of the airplane.

subway dreams
Meditation, Mindfulness & Spirituality

Today mindfulness meditation is practiced in schools, prisons and even in corporate America. This show looks at the spiritual roots of the practice and how it can be used to transform society. Featured are Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, spiritual leader of the Shambhala Buddhist tradition and Sharon Salzberg, Buddhist meditation teacher and cofounder of the Insight Meditation Society.

Executive Producer: Elizabeth Kineke 

Editor: Elyse Kaftan

air date: June 28, 2015

PLAY

Faith, Hope & the Burden of Addiction

CBS Religion and Culture documentary that looks at how the nation's prescription drug and heroin epidemic is affecting communities in America.

Executive Producer: Elizabeth Kineke 

Editor: Elyse Kaftan

air date: April 12, 2015

NY EMMY NOMINATED

PLAY

Sikhs, Seventh-day Adventists & Mennonites

This CBS Religion and Culture piece looks at three faith traditions as they are practiced in the United States.

Executive Producer: Elizabeth Kineke 

Editor: Elyse Kaftan

air date: December 14, 2014

PLAY

makeshift salon in trench town, jamaica
trench town, jamaica

this woman took care of bob marley when he was a youth running around trench town, jamaica.  she sits here in the newly renovated culture yard that invites tourists from all over the world to come see one of the historical landmarks for reggae music.

Crime, Punishment & Redemption

This CBS Religion and Culture program looks at how the faith community helps returning citizens and their families put their lives back together after incarceration.

air date: October 5, 2014

PLAY

 

Fried Apple Pies

My grandmother, Geneva Ison of Kingdom Come Creek in eastern Kentucky teaches me how to make her famous fried apple pies.

Kingdom Come Creek Stir Off

Komos Ison of eastern Kentucky hosts a molasses stir off each year in his holler up Kingdom Come Creek.

Kenzie & Kellie Adams

Part of a documentary portrait project; home/place, this vignette tells the story of two sister's thoughts on life growing up on Kingdom Come Creek and what they hope for their future and the future of east Kentucky.

Heather Revis

Part of a documentary portrait project; home/place, this vignette tells the story of a young mother's thoughts on life growing up in the hills of east Kentucky.  She shares her love, frustration and hopes for the future of the region and her aspirations for her young son.  

Carrie Jean Wells

Part of a documentary portrait project; home/place, in this vignette, Carrie Jeans Wells of Johnson County shares her thoughts on growing up in the mountains and ideas for a more sustainable future beyond coal.

linda ison
Crane Dance Ranch

Ivan shares the story of the ranch he took over from his grandmother in Red Lodge, Montana.

hand sewn stars
spectator > spectale
cathedral window quilt pattern
George Gibson

Banjo player George Gibson shares his thoughts on the current state of east Kentucky.

rachel's legs
NANABOZHO
cathedral window pillow
13 states, 420 counties
aint no place like home
pinwheel quilt
middle ground
fried wangs
keyboard
i scream you scream
sikhs
plant
cheese
Geneva Ison
home / place

home / place is a collection of stories from women of east Kentucky from age 5 to 85.  Together they share what it is like to grow up in the heart of appalachia; the hardships, the beauty and hopes for the future of the region they all call home.

Granny Reacting to my Warm Guns
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