- POV to broadcast Sundance Favorites '306 Hollywood' and 'Minding the Gap' for 31st Season
"The films we are planning to finish out our 31st season with are powerful examples of how documentary can reexamine and reanimate lives past and present."
- PRESS RELEASE: 'Brimstone & Glory' | Viktor Jakovleski’s Visually Stunning Documentary Reveals the Grandeur of Tultepec’s National Pyrotechnic Festival
Brimstone & Glory has its national broadcast and streaming debut on the PBS documentary series POV and pov.org on Monday, July 2, 2018 at 10 p.m. (check local listings).
- American Documentary Launches Artist Emergency Fund Aimed at Providing Financial Assistance to Filmmakers Facing Unexpected Personal Hardship
To date, this is the first fund of its kind dedicated to supporting nonfiction filmmakers.
- POV Acquires 'On Her Shoulders' and 'The Silence of Others' for Broadcast in 2019 and Beyond
Both films will screen at the 2018 Human Rights Watch Film Festival in New York.
- PRESS RELEASE: 'QUEST' | Family, Race, Class and the Triumph of the Human Spirit Examined in S31 Debut Film, Airing June 18 on POV
Learn more about POV's debut documentary for its 31st season. 'QUEST' premieres June 18, 2018 on PBS and pov.org.
- POV Launches POV Shorts, A New Broadcast and Streaming Initiative to Acquire Shortform Documentaries
Announcing POV's brand-new broadcast initiative to bring audiences more short documentaries.
- 'Almost Sunrise' Wins 61st CINE Golden Eagle Award for Professional Media
Memories of a Penitent Heart' was also named a finalist in same category; POV named a finalist in the showcase's series category.
- POV and AMERICA REFRAMED Win Three Peabody Awards
This is the 21st Peabody Award for POV and its fifth year in a row the series has received the prize; first-ever Peabody for AMERICA REFRAMED
- The Creative, Fighting Human Spirit Is Showcased This Year on POV, American Television’s Longest Running Independent Documentary Series
Announcing POV's 31st season on PBS and pov.org.
- Four Peabody Nominations for American Documentary's POV and AMERICA REFRAMED Series
This is the fifth year in a row POV films have been nominated for a Peabody, and the first-ever nomination for AMERICA REFRAMED.
- American Documentary Announces $100,000 Knight-AmDoc Kickstarter Patron Fund supported by Knight Foundation
The $100,000 program, supported by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, will use Kickstarter to advance nonfiction film and media projects and help filmmakers promote their work in the 26 cities where Knight invests.
- American Documentary Announces New Shorts and Streaming Producer; Two Board Members
American Documentary (AmDoc), the parent organization of the PBS documentary series POV, today announced the hiring of Chloe Gbai as the POV shorts and streaming producer, as well as the addition of two new members to its board of directors.
- Critical Acclaim for 'Do Not Resist'
A roundup of some critical acclaim for Do Not Resist.
- Critical Acclaim for '500 Years'
A roundup of some critical acclaim for '500 Years.'
- A Challenging Look at the Militarization of Police in America, ‘Do Not Resist,' Airing February 12, 2018 on POV
'Do Not Resist' has its national broadcast premiere on the PBS documentary series POV (Point of View) on Monday, February 12, 2018.
- Critical Acclaim for 'Almost Sunrise'
A roundup of some critical acclaim for 'Almost Sunrise.'
- ‘Bill Nye: Science Guy’ Fights for Science Documentary of TV Personality and Climate Advocate Coming to POV Wednesday, April 18, 2018 in Celebration of Earth Day
'Bill Nye: Science Guy' by David Alvarado and Jason Sussberg has its national broadcast and streaming debut on the PBS documentary series POV and pov.org on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 10 p.m. (check local listings).
- American Documentary Heads Into 2018 With New Board Members
American Documentary (AmDoc), the parent organization of the PBS documentary series POV, announced the addition of John Limotte and Joi Thomas to the board of directors today.