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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. The Providers Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, April 8 on PBS and PBS.org

      March 8, 2019
      Set against the backdrop of the physician shortage, and opioid epidemic in rural America, The Providers follows three healthcare professionals in northern New Mexico at El Centro, a group of safety-net clinics that offer care to anyone who walks through the doors. Amidst personal struggles that reflect those of their patients, the journeys of the
    2. Denali Tiller’s Powerful Documentary Tre Maison Dasan Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, April 1 on PBS and PBS.org

      March 7, 2019
      Told directly through the children’s perspective, Tre Maison Dasan is an up-close and unfiltered look at the lives of three Rhode Island boys, each navigating childhood and adolescence with a parent behind bars. Each boy faces the pressure of growing up in a society that often demonizes their parents, provides little support for their families, and
    3. Hao Wu’s Award-Winning People’s Republic of Desire Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, February 25, 2019 on PBS

      January 24, 2019
      (San Francisco, CA) — Disturbing and provocative, People’s Republic of Desire explores the strange world of China’s live-streaming “showrooms,” where the most popular stars can earn hundreds of thousands of dollars a month from adoring fans who “tip” them with “digital gifts” paid for with actual cash. Produced and directed by Hao Wu, a tech industry

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