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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

    • Director of Marketing

      Drive multi-faceted marketing strategies to increase audience viewership of ITVS programs on broadcast and digital platforms! This key role lead and oversee all marketing initiatives and media buys for ITVS. Ideal candidates will have 5-7 years of entertainment marketing and media planning experience.

    • 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.

    • Engagement & Impact Coordinator

      Produce engagement campaigns that maximize impact of ITVS documentaries. Bring your engagement strategy, leadership, and program evaluation skills that will expand public dialogue around diverse issues presented in ITVS films.

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    IN THE PRESS

    1. Dawnland Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, November 5, 2018 on PBS

      September 24, 2018
      Online Streaming Begins November 6(San Francisco, CA) — Dawnland reveals the untold story of Indigenous child removal in the United States through the first government-endorsed truth and reconciliation commission (TRC) in the nation, tasked with investigating the devastating impact of Maine’s child welfare practices on Native American
    2. The Cleaners Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, November 12, 2018

      September 24, 2018
      Online Streaming Begins November 13(San Francisco, CA) — “Fake news.” Violent pornography. Terrorist propaganda. Everyone agrees that the initial dream of the internet as a utopian global community has evolved into something much more sinister. Silicon Valley leaders and lawmakers have taken steps to remove some of the internet’s most hateful sites
    3. The Judge Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, November 19, 2018 on PBS

      September 24, 2018
      Online Streaming Begins November 20    “In its engaging fashion, it strikes one inspirational note after another as its follows an ambitious, tough-minded and cheerful social revolutionary.” — The Hollywood Reporter(San Francisco, CA) — Religious courts in the Middle East, including the Shari’a courts of Islam which adjudicate domestic and family

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