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  1. TATTOOED UNDER FIRE Filmmaker Discusses Fort Hood Shootings

    November 9, 2009

    TATTOOED UNDER FIRE, airing this month on public television (check local listings), looks at the River City Tattoo Parlor in Killeen, Texas--home to Fort Hood, America's largest military base--where war-bound and returning soldiers go under the needle and confess their deepest secrets and fears. Watch video clips from the film and read filmmaker Nancy

  2. Revealing Documentary About Fort Hood: America’s Largest Military Base

    November 9, 2009

    As the nation continues to grapple with the causes and the effects of the recent tragedy at Fort Hood, ITVS and Austin PBS affiliate KLRU present TATTOOED UNDER FIRE, a new documentary shot on location in and around Fort Hood and Killeen, Texas. Premiering this month on public television (check local listings), the film offers an intimate,

  3. New Flickr Group: TATTOOED UNDER FIRE

    October 22, 2009

    Tattoo artists spend countless hours creating and designing their work. Next month, TATTOOED UNDER FIRE airs on public television and follows war-bound and returning U.S. soldiers as they go under the needle––openly professing their pride, sharing their secrets and confessing their fears. Check out the new Flickr group inspired by the film. Are you a

  4. In the News: The Latest on ITVS Programs

    August 17, 2009

    “Like numerous makers of nonfiction film, [Bill] Benenson believes the critical platform for documentaries is television. Regardless of what happens to DIRT! The Movie in theaters, the film will be a part of next year's Earth Day programming presented by PBS and ITVS, the Independent Television Service." Read full review >>“SCARRED JUSTICE: The

  5. Recent Talkback About Independent Lens This Month

    June 18, 2009

    It's hard to believe another season of Independent Lens has come to an end. Check out some of the recent Talkback from viewers about films airing this month. Share your own thoughts and stay tuned for the latest updates about the upcoming season. ASK NOT  “Thank you for educating me about ‘Don't Ask Don't Tell.’ I am a teenager, and if I understand the need for