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    When Being Green is Good: Farewell Ferris Wheel

    October 25, 2017

    A beautiful film is the the desired outcome of all filmmakers, but indie documentary storytellers are presented with unique obstacles that could derail their vision. Perseverance here is key. Whether your film takes two years or 12, if you are green or seasoned, persisting through those struggles takes faith and a certain kind of bold

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    Courageous Storytelling: Turning the Lens to Disaster Survivors

    October 11, 2017

    Fearless documentary filmmaking is about trust: trust in yourself, your crew, your vision. But trust goes both ways. Unlike narrative filmmaking where contracts might stipulate the ground rules of interacting with your talent, bold storytellers of nonfiction need to go one step further and build trust with their participants. The question becomes:

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    Bold Storytelling Reigns at the 38th Annual News and Documentary Emmy® Awards

    October 9, 2017

    It was an extraordinary evening for bold storytellers on Thursday, October 5th at the 38th Annual News & Documentary Emmy® Awards. Five ITVS documentaries, four for Independent Lens and one for POV, received Emmy® Awards. The winning films include: The Armor of Light (Independent Lens) for Outstanding Social Issue Documentary; Thank You for

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    Television Academy Selects ITVS as Recipient of 2017 Governors Award

    August 9, 2017

    Television Academy Selects ITVS as recipient of 2017 Governors Award

  5. ITVS Board Elects Two New Members

    April 20, 2017

    ITVS is pleased to announce that Delida Costin and Sharon La Cruise have joined our Board of Directors.