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The ITVS Mission

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    2018 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature
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    2018 Sundance U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award for Breakthrough Filmmaking
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    2017 Academy Awards - Best Feature Documentary
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    2017 Peabody Awards - Institutional Winner
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    Jobs

    We’re hiring! Join us and help fuel the future of filmmaking.

    Full Time

    • Vice President of Production

      Serve as key member of our senior leadership team working cross-functionally to drive digital content strategy and multi-platform business development. Please bring 8-10 years of digital media production experience.

    • Director of Content & Initiatives

      Serve as a liaison between ITVS and the independent and public television communities with a particular focus on cultivating relationships with the independent field; tracking and sourcing content; and maintaining positive relationships.

    • Contracts Attorney

      Serve as Contracts Attorney on our Business and Legal Affairs team preparing, negotiating, and reviewing a wide variety of media, film, and technology agreements.

    • Marketing Manager

      Assist with marketing campaign strategy and execution – from creative brief to launch! This role is for an experienced marketing professional who can work independently, think critically and apply basic marketing principles to project work.

    • Marketing & Communications Coordinator

      Work behind the scenes in entertainment and learn about marketing and distribution Film & TV programming. Key aspects of this position include providing overall administrative support to our marketing management team.

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    IN THE PRESS

    1. Wrestle Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, May 20 on PBS and PBS.org

      March 22, 2019
      “Profiling four members of an underdog high-school wrestling team in Huntsville, Alabama, ‘Wrestle’ constructs an empathetic portrait of a mat that’s anything but level.”  – The New York TimesGo inside the lives of four members of the high school wrestling team at Huntsville’s J.O. Johnson High School, a longstanding entry on Alabama’s list of failing
    2. Out of State Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, May 6 on PBS and PBS.org

      March 20, 2019
      “Ciara Lacy’s powerful Out of State examines the unique phenomenon of Native Hawaiian inmates who paradoxically discover their indigenous roots while incarcerated in mainland prisons. Following two of the men back to Hawai’i. . .  the film uses their particular journeys as Native Hawaiians rediscovering their identity for a much more universal
    3. Bernardo Ruiz’s Harvest Season Premieres Monday, May 13 on Independent Lens on PBS and PBS.org

      March 20, 2019
      Harvest Season probes the lives of the temporary laborers, permanent residents, and multigenerational Latinos intimately connected to the production of premium wines in the Napa and Sonoma regions of Northern California — in the midst of one of the most dramatic grape harvests in recent memory. Directed by Bernardo Ruiz (Reportero), Harvest Season

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