Thanks to all who helped make the Chili Cook-Off 2008 a success!  We couldn’t have done it without our generous sponsors (listed below this post), PATV volunteers and of course you, the community.  Keep on watching PATV Channel 18.

This will be our final screening of the summer and we’re going out with a bang. We’ll be screening the best of two local film festivals: Landlocked Film Festival and Iowa City Documentary Festival. As always, soda, popcorn and root-beer floats will be available for purchase. Show starts at 9PM in […]

Howdy PATV Producers,
In the quest to find the perfect day and time to host the return of PATV’s live monthly soapbox, that is, “Open Channel Live”, we want to hear from you.  What days and times would YOU prefer to be on live tv to make an announcement, sing a song, broadcast your outrage or […]

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Picking up the reins of Thaw, ICE aims to continue to provide outlets for exhibition to films and videos that operate outside of typical commercial exhibition and distribution. Starting with Iowa City, a community that thrives on experimental filmmaking and exhibition, ICE intends to spread the reception and […]

PATV will be closed from Tuesday,July 24th through Sunday, July 29th so that staff, board members and some of our producers may attend the ACM 2007 International Conference and Trade Show in Minneapolis, MN. We will reopen on Tuesday, July 30th with regular business hours. For more info about the conference, visit

Sorry, PATV will be closed this Wednesday, July 4th.