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Upcoming POV Documentary Screenings

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POV Local Events Map

Visit our local events calendar for a full listing and join our Community Network to host a screening of your own! And don’t forget to follow us on Twitter @POVengage to stay connected to the latest news and screening information from Community Engagement and Education.

San Diego, CA

Reportero
Monday, October 1, 2012, 6:30PM
What does the death of newspapers mean for holding powerful institutions accountable? Who’s going to carry the torch? Voice of San Diego CEO Scott Lewis, documentary filmmaker and Reportero director Bernardo Ruiz, and investigative journalist and collaborative reporting expert Carrie Lozano visit Zócalo to discuss who will become the guardian of democracy. This event is part of the Cal Humanities Searching for Democracy initiative, and is produced in partnership with Zócalo Public Square. Make a reservation here.

New Holland, PA

Nostalgia for the Light
Wednesday, October 3, 2012, 10:30AM
Join the Eastern Lancaster County Library for a free screening of Nostalgia for the Light at the Garden Spot Village. To find out more, call 717-354-0525.

Cambridge, MA
The City Dark
Thusday, October 4, 2012, 6:00PM
The MIT Deptartment of Urban Studies & Planning is hosting a free screening and discussion of The City Dark, as part of a weekly film series featuring documentary and feature films on topics related to cities, urbanism, design, community development, and urban, regional, and environmental planning. For more information, call (617) 253-2024.

Auburn, AL
Sun Kissed
Thusday, October 4, 2012, 7:00PM
Come to a sneak preview screening of Sun Kissed at The Gnu’s Room. This event is in partnership with the Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts and Humanities. To find out more, call 334-821-5550.

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.