Don Godish

Director of National Content/Regional Operations

Don Godish has more than forty years content creation experience in public broadcasting.  He has worked with public broadcasters in West Virginia, Kentucky and South Carolina.  Throughout his career as a producer/director key credits include PBS’ “American Experience,” “Adventures in Scale Modeling,” “Sea Change,” and a variety of documentaries filmed in the US, Europe and Canada.  As an Executive Producer he works with the southern film series “Reel South” and “Somewhere South” which is Vivian Howards new PBS series. His work has garnered a national Emmy Award along with regional Emmy’s and numerous Telly Awards.

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  • Our Vanishing Americana: South Carolina

    Our Vanishing Americana South Carolina is a one-hour documentary that follows Mike Lassiter on his journey across South Carolina capturing the stories of historic, often family-run businesses, that line main streets from the coast to the upstate.
  • After Action is in Production!

    Hosted by Veteran Stacy Pearsall and co-produced with SCETV, After Action will highlight the stories of 21 veterans as they share their experiences of training, deployment and, most of all, life “after action.“ Focusing on shared values such as diversity, strength...
  • Cultivating the Wild

    Cultivating the Wild focuses on six Southerners committed to reclaiming the nature of the South through art, science and culture. Their inspiration is William Bartram, 18th century naturalist and America’s first environmentalist. From 1773 to 1777, a plant-collecting trip...
  • Sea Change

    In Sea Change, South Carolina Educational Television presents diverse perspectives on the impacts of sea level rise and other environmental changes on the entire Eastern Seaboard, as experienced and anticipated in Coastal South Carolina and Georgia. Narrator Patrick McMillan...
  • Touching the Sound

    TOUCHING THE SOUND traces the artistic development of young pianist Nobuyuki Tsujii, from his early ability to play piano by ear, undeterred by his lifelong blindness, to his gold medal triumph in the 2009 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, to his debut at Carnegie...
  • "Somewhere South" with Vivian Howard premieres March 27

    Host and award-winning chef Vivian Howard takes viewers on a culinary tour of the South through cross-cultural dishes that appear on every neighbor’s table. In six one-hour episodes, chef and author Vivian Howard digs deeper into the lesser known roots of Southern food...