YPC Weekly Newsletter

2010


“PRESS CLUB” CYCLE: MEASURES FOR EROTIC AND HORROR

On February 16, another “Press Club” show went on the air of “Yerkir Media” TV company. The cycle is produced under Yerevan Press Club project, supported by the Open Society Institute. The guests of the program host, YPC President Boris Navasardian were Koryun Arakelian, member of National Commission on Television and Radio (NCTR), and director Ara Shirinian. The discussion centered on the criteria for erotic TV and radio programs, films, containing horror and violence scenes, as well as programs which could have negative influence on the health, mental, physical growth and education of minors. The criteria were approved by NCTR on February 15 (see below).

The next “Press Club” show will be aired on “Yerkir Media” on February 23, at 21.15.