#docchat: “In Conversation with the Critics” – Ask a Question or Watch on October 22

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Film journalists Christopher Campbell, Anthony Kaufman and Tom Roston join #docchat on Tuesday, October 22, 2013.

In the next #docchat, get into the minds of documentary critics! Film journalists Christopher Campbell, Anthony Kaufman and Tom Roston are taking your questions during a live video chat on Tuesday, October 22, 2013, from 12:30-1:30 PM ET (9:30-10:30 AM PT) on Google+. They will be sharing their insights about the state of the documentary industry and will be ready to offer advice for filmmakers seeking to get their films reviewed.

Here is an overview of the event:

Where: Join the #docchat on Google+ at http://bit.ly/H4901g

When: Tuesday, October 22, 2013, from 12:30-1:30 PM ET (9:30-10:30 AM PT).

Who: Christopher Campbell is a writer and editor for the recently launched Nonfics, movies.com, Film School Rejects, Fandango, and contributor to Roger Ebert’s website and Moviefone. Anthony Kaufman writes about independent film regularly for Variety, indieWIRE, Filmmaker Magazine, and SundanceNow. Tom Roston writes for the Doc Soup blog on POV’s website. His writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, Elle, Spin, GQ, New York and other publications.

What: Three film journalists will be sharing their insights about the state of the documentary industry and will be ready to offer advice for filmmakers seeking to get their films reviewed.

How: To join, please RSVP and access the chat directly on our Google+ Hangout event page. Ask the panelists a question by leaving a comment on this post, by tweeting with the hashtag #docchat or by leaving a comment on the Google+ event page. If you miss the event, return to the Google+ page for a video of the discussion.

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POV Staff
POV Staff
POV (a cinema term for "point of view") is television's longest-running showcase for independent non-fiction films. POV premieres 14-16 of the best, boldest and most innovative programs every year on PBS. Since 1988, POV has presented over 300 films to public television audiences across the country. POV films are known for their intimacy, their unforgettable storytelling and their timeliness, putting a human face on contemporary social issues.