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Partner Toolkit

We're glad you're excited about the encore presentation of Better This World. Here you'll find everything you need to get involved with the film, from alerting your community to the PBS national broadcast, to hosting a free screening. It’s easy to do. Scroll down for a list of ways that you can share this film with your friends, family, and community.

Better This World will have its encore presentation on PBS on Thursday, August 30 at 10 PM. (check local listings)
 

Broadcast

Sign Up for a Reminder

We will send you an email reminder the week before the PBS encore presentation. Forward to your friends, family or organization members as a reminder to watch Better This World on PBS on August 30, 2012! Sign Up »
 

Embed the Trailer on Your Site


Tip: Roll your mouse over the video screen, click on the "Embed" button in the toolbar, copy the code and paste it into the HTML of your blog or web page where you want the trailer to appear. If you would like to adjust the size of the video window, just change the height and width dimensions within the code. If you have any questions about embedding video or anything else on this page, please email us at events {at} pov.org.


Alert Your Community


Download the Movie Posters


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Send Out a Reminder Email


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"Like" Us on Facebook

povdocs.jpg Show your love for POV and Better This World and "like" us on your Facebook profile and let your friends know that you'll be watching by RSVPing to our Facebook event, too.

You can also post the Better This World trailer on your Facebook profile by linking to this URL: http://video.pbs.org/video/1855471358. Tell all your friends to watch the film August 30!
 


Tweet About It

Help spread the word about Better This World broadcast by tweeting about it! Be sure to include @povengage

Twitter birdFollow @povdocs for the latest news in documentaries.

Follow @povengage for the latest in community screenings and lesson plans.

Follow @BetterThisWorld for updates on the film.



We've even whipped up some sample tweets for you below.


@BetterThisWorld delves deep into role of FBI informants in post-9/11 America. Don't miss @PBS broadcast 8/30. http://to.pbs.org/eGITn2

Would you go to prison to protect your friend? Host a sneak preview of @BetterThisWorld & debate. http://bit.ly/fu4qJt

"Structured like a taut thriller @BetterThisWorld delivers chilling depiction of loyalty" @washingtonpost @PBS 8/30 http://to.pbs.org/eGITn2

Activist or Terrorist? Join the conversation. Host a screening @BetterThisWorld http://to.pbs.org/eGITn2



Beyond Broadcast

Host a Screening

The Way We Get By screening

Photo by Larry Glenn, Hands On Network

If you are a community organizer, high school, after school, college or ESL teacher, young person using media to reach your peers or a PBS station employee interested in planning free screenings in your community, please sign up with POV's Community Network and we'll loan you a copy of the film (for free!)
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Screening Toolkit

Find everything you need to host your own free screening, from a step-by-step instructional guide, to tools to alert your local press, to an easy flyer template to fill out and print, and audience evaluations to distribute after your screening. It's all here!


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Step-by-Step Guide
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Partner Agreement
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Press Release
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Media Contact Form
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Audience Evaluation
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Discussion Materials

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Discussion Guide »
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Lesson Plan »

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Reading List »


Have you successfully led an event? We would love to hear about it! Take a moment to fill out your online Coordinator Evaluation »


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