Upcoming POV Community Screenings

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Enemies of the People

Enemies of the People

As the winter weather rolls in head inside for POV films that tell stories from the Cambodian killing fields to the mountains in Afghanistan and see the memories of ordinary Americans brought to life with StoryCorps’ animated shorts. Don’t miss these upcoming screenings near you!

Houston, TX

Enemies of the People
Thursday, November 3, 2011, 6:30 PM
Come to a screening of Enemies of the People at the Holocaust Museum Houston, 5401 Caroline St, as part of the Museum’s First Thursdays program. To RSVP, visit www.hmh.org.

Arlington, VA

Enemies of the People
Thursday, November 3, 2011, 7:00 PM
Join Genocide Watch and George Mason University’s School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution for a screening of Enemies of the People at Founder’s Hall Auditorium, 3301 Fairfax Drive. Filmmakers Rob Lemkin and Thet Sambath will be in attendance for a Q&A after the screening. For more information, call 703-993-8000.

Where Soldiers Come From

Where Soldiers Come From

Alexandria, VA

Where Soldiers Come From
Sunday, November 6, 2011, 2:30 PM
Join the Alexandria Film Festival for a screening of Where Soldiers Come From at the George Washington Masonic Memorial, 101 Callahan Drive. From November 3-6 the Alexandria Film Festival brings high-quality short and feature length films, documentaries, filmmaker panels, and arts presentations to unique and historic venues throughout Alexandria, VA. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.alexandriafilm.org.

StoryCorps Shorts 2011

StoryCorps Shorts 2011

Princeton, NJ

StoryCorps Shorts 2011
Saturday, November 12, 2011, 2:00 PM
Join the Princeton Public Library for a special screening of POV’s StoryCorps Shorts. The screening is part of Princeton Reads 2011, a community-wide reading program and book discussion centered around themes of memory, love, and resilience. For more information, call 609-924-9529.

Jamie Dobie
Jamie Dobie
Jamie worked in the Community Engagement and Education Department at POV from 2010 to 2013. Prior to joining POV in 2010, Jamie worked at Northwestern University's satellite campus in Doha, Qatar, where she was part of the team tasked with setting up the school's film and journalism programs in the Middle East. She has worked in various capacities on many documentary film crews around the world, including productions in West Africa, and has worked closely with acclaimed filmmaker Margaret Brown. Jamie has also previously worked in the exhibition department at the Field Museum of Natural History and the education and cinema programming departments at the Block Museum of Art. She holds a bachelor's degree from Northwestern University in Radio/TV/Film and African Studies.