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Three ITVS-Funded Filmmakers Will Receive 2018 Peabody Awards

Newtown, Deej, and Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise among the documentaries honored this year.

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When Your Film Protagonist Finds You

Erika Cohen and The Judge

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  1. Danfung Dennis - Filmmaker, Photographer, and VR Storyteller - Joins the ITVS Board

    April 12, 2018

    New ITVS board member Danfung Dennis brings traditional and cutting edge storytelling perspective to the ITVS governing body.

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    Using Data to Measure Impact

    February 27, 2018

    How do you know if documentary film makes a difference in the world?  If you’re a social scientist, you evaluate it.That’s what the Aspen Planning and Evaluation Program did in one of the most extensive studies ever to look at the impact of documentary film in a global development setting (173 pages with attachments, for those counting).  The recently

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    Abacus: Small Enough To Jail Nominated for 2018 Academy Award

    January 23, 2018

    For the second consecutive year, an ITVS-funded film will contend for Best Documentary Feature at the Academy Awards.

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    Catch ITVS at Sundance

    January 18, 2018

    It's that time of year again to don our puffer coats and snow boots. ITVS will head to Park City, Utah to support ITVS-funded and co-produced films at the storied Sundance Film Festival. We hope to see you at one of the premieres or picking up some festival gear! Don't miss the World Premiere of Bing Lu's Minding the Gap.Bing, a Chinese American 25-year-old,

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    F is for Finding Visibility: Stepping in Front of the Lens

    January 4, 2018

    Seasoned documentarians turn cameras on themselves to share their transracial adoption story in The F Word.