The ITVS Indie Roundup

Posted on March 23, 2012

A curated list of indie news and recommendations from ITVS’s Jonathan Archer.


Miss SXSW? Catch up with all the keynotes and featured speakers online. IndieWire shared The 8 Film Startups You Should Know From SXSW. Nick DeMartino (formerly Director of AFI Digital Labs) asked, do we need "An Accelerator For Entertainment?" One of the more interesting and provocative ideas going around these days...

On the way out from his position as V.P. for Digital Innovation at American Public Media, Joaquin Alverado shared his thoughts on innovation within the public media system. Neilsen unveiled new ratings to measure TV and online ads together. When will they get around to merging TV and online ratings for content, I wonder... Some lucky scavenger found Robert Altman’s first film at a Kansas City flea market (free to watch online). And POV announced its line-up for its 25th Season on PBS, coming to a TV near you Summer 2012.


From our blog

  1. ITVS Welcomes Brandii Rice as Head of Business and Legal Affairs

    August 10, 2023

    ITVS is pleased to welcome Brandii Rice as our new Head of Business and Legal Affairs. In her role Rice will oversee business and legal affairs across the ITVS brand portfolio. In addition, she will guide licensing and business strategies to support ITVS’ content development, production, distribution and audience development goals. She will join ITVS

  2. Carrie Lozano Will Lead ITVS as President & CEO, Succeeding Sally Jo Fifer

    June 7, 2023

    Carrie Lozano joins ITVS from the Sundance Institute, where she served as director of Documentary Film and Artist Programs, supporting boundary-breaking filmmakers across the globe. At ITVS, she will continue to protect independent artists’ voices, editorial control and copyright while elevating nonfiction storytelling as an essential strategy

  3. Lisa Tawil Joins the International Board of INPUT

    June 1, 2023

    Discover how Lisa Tawil's appointment to the International Board of INPUT strengthens worldwide collaboration in public media.