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  1. ITVS Explores the Global Water Crisis Beginning Tonight on The Documentary Channel

    September 7, 2009

    Concerned about the global water crisis? Do you think the media could do a better job of telling the story? Be sure to watch an enlightening quartet of international documentaries designed to bring awareness and attention to the worldwide water crisis beginning tonight, September 7 at 9:00 PM on The Documentary Channel. Through the support of the John S.

  2. A New Season of VOCES Kicks off Tonight on Public Television

    September 1, 2009

    Tune in tonight for the season premiere of VOCES, the only Latino anthology series on public television devoted to exploring and showcasing the best of Latino culture. Featuring films about musical legends Tito Puente and Celia Cruz and documentaries about subjects ranging from the Puerto Rican activist Antonia Pantoja to Mexican “guest workers” to a

  3. Filmmaker Christen Marquez at the Pacific X-Change Conference

    August 31, 2009

    ITVS and Pacific Islanders In Communications recently hosted the Pacific X-change conference, an educational two-day workshop held in Waikiki, Hawaii. Find out what the experience was like for independent documentary filmmaker Christen Marquez who was one of 19 selected to attend.Every time I return to Hawai‘i, I am grateful to see my Mom, spend time

  4. Free Screening of BRONX PRINCESS This Saturday in Little Ghana Neighborhood

    August 25, 2009

    BRONX PRINCESS tells the true story of Rocky Otoo, the Bronx-born teenage daughter of royal Ghanaian parents. With freedom in sight, this sassy, college-bound overachiever rebels against working at her mother’s beauty shop moves to Ghana, West Africa, with her royal father and reconciles her African heritage with her dream of independence. Funded by

  5. The Masculinity Project: Watch Tonight’s Virtual Screening of NEVER WILL BE FORGOTTEN: Oscar Grant Tribute

    July 30, 2009

    The National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC) and Independent Television Service (ITVS) joined up to present a web-based “virtual screening” series, which showcases some of the latest short documentaries from the Masculinity Project. Be sure to check out tonight’s virtual screening at 8:00 PM EDT of the film NEVER WILL BE FORGOTTEN: Oscar Grant