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  • dmm screening

    2023 DocuMentorMe Screening

    Join us for DocuMentorMe screening on December 9 where we will celebrate 8 documentaries created by local filmmakers in San José. 


  • Terry Christensen Retirement Party

    Retirement Celebration for Terry Christensen

    Please join CreaTV San José for a retirement celebration honoring the host and Executive Producer of Valley Politics, Terry Christensen. Mark your calendars for November 30, 6 pm to 8 pm.


  • Save the Date Giving Tuesday

    Join Us for Giving Tuesday on Nov 28

    CreaTV is proud to be participate in Giving Tuesday - the global day of giving. Please help support our work with a donation and tell your friends and family why you believe in CreaTV and encourage them to support us too! 

  • CreaTV's 15th Anniversary

    Celebrating CreaTV’s 15 Years

    CreaTV is celebrating its 15th Anniversary on October 20 at Open San José. Join us as we celebrate this important milestone in CreaTV’s history. 


  • DocuMentorMe

    DocuMentorMe Program Begins

    CreaTV’s DocuMentorMe program starts! Our 10 selected participants now have access to production equipment, training, and mentorship from our staff to create their own documentary.

  • 2 people using equipment

    Introducing our New Membership Model

    We are excited to announce a new membership model at CreaTV! The new model includes free classes and equipment rentals in the membership price!  

  • SDI 2023 Screening

    Summer Documentary Institute 2023 Screening

    The 2023 SDI screening showcased three student documentaries made over the course of CreaTV's five-week youth internship program, Summer Documentary Institute (SDI).

  • grand opening celebration

    New State-of-the-Art Facility in Downtown San José

    CreaTV San José is excited to celebrate the grand opening of its state-of-the-art facility, Open San José, on June 10, 2023 from 11am - 4pm. 

  • Participants at DMM Screening

    CreaTV San José Receives $20,000 Grant from the NEA

    CreaTV San José has been approved for a $20,000 Grants for Arts Projects award from the National Endowment for the Arts to support the DocuMentorMe program. 

  • CEO of CreaTV San Jose

    CEO of CreaTV San José Wins the 2023 ACM Award

    Chad Johnston, CEO of CreaTV San José, has been recognized as one of the recipients of the 2023 Alliance for Community Media (ACM) Awards. 

  • Building

    We're Moving!

    CreaTV has been hard at work creating Open San JoséAfter many months of planning, preparation, construction, and eager anticipation, we are almost ready to move into this incredible new space! 

  • Welcome to the team

    Welcome to the Team

    Our team is growing as we prepare to share Open San José with the community! Read on to find out more about our newest staff members.

  • CreaTV San Jose receives funding for Open San Jose

    Knight Foundation Grant

    We are excited to announce that CreaTV has received a $1M grant from Knight Foundation to support development of Open San José, a new state-of-the-art facility in Downtown San José.

Valley Politics with Jessica Paz-Cedillos and Vanessa Shieh

The new episode of Valley Politics features the co-executive directors of the School of Arts and Culture at the Mexican Heritage Plaza. They talk about La Avenida, a project that could transform the Eastside while sustaining the existing community. 


  • Production

    Production Services

    No matter what your creative need or budget or how large or small the project, CreaTV San José offers professional grade, facilities supported by a team of experienced technicians and creatives right in the heart of San José. Let CreaTV be your community production resource for your next project.

  • Classes


    CreaTV San José offers a variety of classes to help you make your own media and gives you access to all the equipment you need. Whether you want to document an event, become a better storyteller, create a program series, produce a documentary, or create a public service announcement, you can learn all these skills at CreaTV!  

  • Submit your content

    Submit Content

    Want to get your community created content shown on TV? CreaTV San José manages 4 channels on Comcast Cable, Roku, and Apple TV, and we curate San José created media on YouTube, social media, and our website. It’s easier then you think! Learn more about our platforms and how you can get involved.

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