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  1. ITVS Wins 4 News & Documentary Emmy Awards

    October 1, 2014

     Cover your ears, it’s horn tooting time here! Last night at the News & Documentary Emmy Awards ceremony, ITVS films won a total of four Emmys, including three for Independent Lens films. (Independent Lens had been nominated for 10 News & Doc Emmys overall.) Read more on RealScreen, but without further ado, the winners are:Congrats to Detropia for

  2. ITVS Names Noland Walker as Senior Content Director

    September 24, 2014

    Independent Television Service is excited to announce that Peabody Award-winning documentary producer and director Noland Walker has been appointed senior content director, where he will manage a portfolio of ITVS-funded programs, providing curatorial analysis and program development feedback to producers.

  3. How "Oil & Water" Came Together

    September 17, 2014

    Guest post by the directors of the ITVS-funded documentary Oil & Water.

  4. The Interrupters' Ameena Matthew Battles Leukemia

    September 9, 2014

    Ameena Matthews, the main subject of the film The Interrupters, an ITVS-funded film by Steve James (Hoop Dreams; Life Itself) that aired on PBS’s FRONTLINE, is battling leukemia and lymphoma.

  5. An Inside Look at ITVS's Producer Orientation

    August 11, 2014

    Second round of Open Call announced by highlighting the experience of a filmmaker who was selected in the previous round for funding, S. Leo Chiang.