Localizable: Pomp Under the Circumstances: A Virtual Commencement


With the cancellation of Graduation Ceremonies and the tradition of the inspirational commencement address, millions of students are being deprived of a rite of passage. Pomp Under Circumstances: A Virtual Commencement features excerpts from commencement speeches and messages to the class of 2020 from a variety of public figures – journalists, philanthropists, sports figures, historians, writers and performers – and from the students themselves, offering graduating high school and college students insight, inspiration, and some wisdom about how to navigate their lives in these next few crucial years.

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Title: Localizable: Pomp Under the Circumstances: A Virtual Commencement

Format: Video

Clean of Graphics: Yes

Type: Full Program

Subject(s): News & Public Affairs, Education

Public Broadcasting Station or Institution: WNET

Original Broadcast/Publish Date: 06/10/2020

Runtime: 00:56:46

Main Asset File Size: 24.84 GB

Rights Information:

  • Media Rights: Specific manner/media
  • Specific Manner and Media specified: Public Television,Free VOD & PBS Passport: public TV website only
  • Territory (*Please note: all internet exploitation of this program must be geo-limited to the specified territory): United States (including territories and possessions)
  • Expires: 12/09/2020
  • Releases: Unlimited
  • Editing Allowed?: Yes
  • Digital Classroom Rights: No
  • Promotional Use: No

Sensitive Material: N/A

Special Instructions: ALL CONTENT AND ASSETS UPLOADED ARE SUBJECT TO RESTRICTED RIGHTS: PTV and free PTV Streaming. Distribution in U.S. for unlimited releases until date of termination: 12/10/20. Content has some graphics burned in. When preparing your titles, please do not cover any burned in bugs with this exception: we've provided elements to recreate this burned in title: (18:31:10 – 18:40:26) BEN PLATT Tony Award-winning Actor “Oh Columbia” Composed by Tom Kitt ‘96CC A Gift to the Class of 2020 from the Columbia Alumni Association LEGALLY MANDATORY TO RETAIN RANDOM HOUSE TITLES (31:40:20 – 31:45:16) JOHN ROCCO Children’s book author and Illustrator (32:41:24 – 32:47:04) Random House Children’s Books And Dr. Suess Enterprises Keep ALL CREDITS IN THE END ROLL INTACT (you may program at any speed) Retain the WNET logo. Keep all credits in the roll intact (you may program at any speed) and retain the WNET logo. The following sections may be opted out for localization (see full format in documents): 1 TEASE Greetings to graduates, v/o & title OPT OUT POMP UNDER THE CIRCUMSTANCES: A Virtual Commencement :55 5 “Uncertainty” - Shree Kale ’20 – Rice U OPT OUT 2:14 16 Princeton U Valedictorian – Nicholas Johnson OPT OUT :37

Language: English


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