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  1. Joint Task Force Working to Boost Audience for Indies on PBS

    March 14, 2012

    ITVS, POV, and PBS Leadership Meet Weekly to Develop New Indies Strategy During most of the past decade, Independent Lens and POV together have provided a year-round broadcast slot of independent documentary films, airing on Tuesday nights at 10 PM, with POV running June to October with special presentations in other months and Independent

  2. Live Chat with Filmmaker Marshall Curry

    February 24, 2012

    POV invites you to join filmmaker Marshall Curry (If a Tree Falls, Racing Dreams) for a live chat today at 11am PT / 2pm ET.  Follow this link to participate in the live chat. Participating in the live chat will be Marshall Curry, director of Racing Dreams and the Oscar-nominated film If a Tree Falls, along with a special guest, driver Annabeth Barnes, who was

  3. Do You Feel the Need for Speed?

    February 23, 2012

    Racing Dreams premieres tonight on POV, but until then, you can share the tween karting experience in our online strategy game. Select your driver, build your kart, then take your racing team through the elite national Division of Karting (DOK) season. Win races, earn sponsors, keep your kart tuned up, and don't forget to make time for homework! Play POV

  4. POV Extends Stream of Where Soldiers Come From

    December 13, 2011

    The ITVS-funded documentary by filmmaker Heather Courtney will stream free on POV until December 18.A four-year journey that takes teenagers from rural northern Michigan to the battlefields of Afghanistan and back, Where Soldiers Come From follows five high school friends who join the National Guard to pay for college. The film is an intimate look at

  5. ITVS Picks Up Honors at IDA Awards

    December 3, 2011

    The IDA Awards celebrate outstanding achievements in documentary filmmaking and on Friday in Los Angeles the ITVS-funded Better This World collected the prize for Best Music. Plus, ITVS's longstanding partner POV earned Best Continuing Series — a well deserved recognition for their 25 year commitment to independently produced documentary