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MVC vs MTV

Model - View1 - Controller  vs. Model - Template - View2

Model - Data that represent the system
View1 - Presentation of the data
Controller - The intelligence and interface between Model and View1, this could be the affected by user input, default state of the application, etc.

Template - a Django facility to present data
View2 - Specifically the view functions, the intelligence and interface between the Model and Template.  Similar to the concept of "view" from SQL space.