Press Releases

  1. Mama Africa: Growing Up Urban

    February 12, 2003

    For Immediate Release Contact: Tina Wynn and Judy Hutson 718-590-4368 (San Francisco, CA)—ITVS and Wellspring present MAMA AFRICA: GROWING UP URBAN, a tapestry of dynamic stories, told by women about women and the people close to them. Radically different for its urban African context, but universal in its understanding of what it means to come of age in

  2. The Weather Underground

    February 4, 2003

    For Immediate Release Contact:Nancy Fishman, 415/356-8383 x226; "Hello, I'm going to read a declaration of a state of war...within the next 14 days we will attack a symbol or institution of American injustice.”—Bernardine Dohrn(San Francisco, CA)—Thirty years ago, with those words, a group of young American radicals

  3. ITVS and P.O.V. Present Jennifer Dworkin's Love & Diane

    February 4, 2003

    (San Francisco, CA)—LOVE & DIANE tells the epic story of a family over three generations. At its heart lies the highly charged relationship between a mother and daughter desperate for love and forgiveness but struggling against implacable odds. For Love the world changed forever when she and her siblings were torn from their drug-addicted mother,

  4. Race - The Power of an Illusion

    January 29, 2003

    For Immediate Release Contact:Cara White, 843/881-1480; carapub@aol.comMarjory Wentworth, 843/883-0237; Additonal background materials available at California Newsreel's website (San Francisco, CA)—What if we suddenly discovered that our most basic assumption about race - for instance, that the world's people can be

  5. China

    January 17, 2003

    For Immediate Release Contact: Jeffrey C. Wray / Tama Hamilton-Wray 517/333-3474, Nancy Fishman, ITVS, 415/356-8383, (San Francisco, CA)—ITVS presents Jeffrey C. Wray's CHINA, an original drama starring Von Washington and Sheila Stewart, which will air nationally on PBS stations in February 2003 (check