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  1. ITVS Funded Films Receive Three Nominations for the 2011 IDA Awards

    November 2, 2011

    Three ITVS projects received nominations for the 2011 IDA Awards which will be held on December 2nd in Los Angeles. The IDA Awards celebrate outstanding achievements in documentary filmmaking and three ITVS funded films received nominations for the 2011 Awards. All three nominees were originally broadcast on the award-winning PBS series POV.  See

  2. ITVS Indies Showcase Audience Award Winner - A Panther in Africa

    October 3, 2011

    Your votes have been counted and the ITVS Indies Showcase Audience Award goes to  A Panther in Africa!  To bring closure to the inaugural ITVS Indies Showcase festival which just wrapped up, viewers were asked to select a favorite film for the always-coveted Audience Award. Well, the votes have been tallied and the Indies Showcase Audience Award winner

  3. Live Chat on The Learning, Friday 9/16

    September 15, 2011

    Join ITVS, PBS NewsHour, POV and the Economist Film Project on Friday, September 16 at 12:30pm PT / 3:30pm ET for an online panel discussion on the new documentary The Learning. The NewsHour will air an excerpt of the film on September 15 as part of the Economist Film Project, and the documentary will air in its entirety on September 20 on POV.The Learning is the

  4. This Week on POV: If a Tree Falls

    September 13, 2011

    The documentary lifts the veil on a radical environmental group that the FBI calls America’s "number one domestic terrorism threat."   ITVS-funded filmmakers Marshall Curry and Sam Cullman's documentary If a Tree Falls will air Tuesday, September 13 on POV.  The film offers a behind-the-curtain look at the Earth Liberation Front, the radical

  5. Now Streaming on Indies Showcase: Girls Like Us

    August 24, 2011

    Emmy Award-winning documentary from Jane C. Wagner and Tina DiFeliciantonio takes a disarming look into the lives of teenage girls, working to shape their identities in the ’90s. Girls Like Us streams free until Friday, August 26, as part of ITVS's Indies Showcase. An ethnically diverse group of four working class girls strut, flirt, and testify in this