Forks Over Fitchburg | The Christmas Special

Alex & Dave highlight Italian Christmas traditions with the Saint Anthony Hospitality Committee in Fitchburg, MA.

The episode features traditional Italian food, musical performances, a special 'Twas the Night Before Christmas reading, interviews with family and friends (including a sit down with Alex & Dave's fathers), and ultimately culminating up to the City of Fitchburg's Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony.

We HIGHLY encourage you to check out the full-hour special as there was a lot we cut for this submission!

Forks Over Fitchburg, Season 1 Episode 8, using the link provided for your viewing pleasure.

  • David J. Ginisi
  • Nathan Glenny
  • David J. Ginisi
  • David J. Ginisi
  • David J. Ginisi
    Key Cast
  • Alexandra Cardinale
    Key Cast
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    Food, Comedy, Culinary Arts
  • Runtime:
    8 minutes 46 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    December 16, 2021
  • Production Budget:
    0 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
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    United States
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Director Biography - David J. Ginisi, Nathan Glenny

ABOUT David Ginisi:

A passionate advocate for his community, David Ginisi enjoys producing and hosting his own local television show in his spare time called 'Forks Over Fitchburg' on Fitchburg Access Television, of which he serves on its Board of Directors.

The show has grown wildly popular throughout the region and has gained traction even long after season one finished filming, making it the front-page story of the region's print media.

Outside of 'Forks Over Fitchburg', Ginisi serves full-time as a Chief Marketing Officer in the healthcare field and serves on several boards and commissions within the City of Fitchburg.

ABOUT Nathan Glenny:

For Nathan, it all began here in North Central Massachusetts, specifically at Fitchburg Access Television, with the passion he developed for creative communications.

Attending B.F. Brown Junior-High School in Fitchburg, Nate would volunteer at FATV as a technician during productions of live broadcasts. While utilizing FATV equipment, he was the editor for the senior class video at Fitchburg High School, his Alma Mater. These production experiences were the foundation that helped form the television career Nate continues to enjoy today. Over the past 15 years as a sports camera operator, he’s been a part of broadcasts for the Stanley Cup Finals, Thursday Night Football, Celtics Basketball, Harvard-Yale Football, and the Boston Marathon, to mention a few. He has also been involved with promotional videos, including work for the Molly Bish Foundation, and for various products in the retail industry through social media platforms.

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