OCTFME Facilities

OCTFME is located at 1899 9th Street, NE, Washington, DC 20018. The facility functions as the agency's headquarters and operation center for the District's educational and governmental television stations – DCN, DCC and DKN. Prior to OCTFME’s relocation in 2014, the facility served as the production studios and office space for Black Entertainment Television. The 30,525-square-foot facility features LEED certified, fully modernized, digital facility equipped with two television production studios; high definition technology; eight editing suites; administrative offices and a community meeting space.

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Technical Core:
The Technical Core is the heart of the operation hosting the entire infrastructure of the facility. All of the equipment that supports the studios, studio control rooms, audio control rooms, editorial and master control is hosted in this climate-controlled room.


202Creates (OCTFME Satellite Office)

Located at 200 I St SE in DC's Navy Yard neighborhood, 202Creates calls this flexible co-working space its home. 202Creates is led by the DC Office of Cable Television, Film, Music & Entertainment (OCTFME) and the DC Commission on Arts and Humanities (CAH), 202Creates engages residents through events and activities that build and enrich our communities across all 8 wards. 202Creates also features conversations with innovators, residents, and businesses with the goal of furthering engagement between government and the creative community.