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Watch a Sneak Preview of ‘I’m Carolyn Parker’ on Your iPhone or iPad

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Just announced! You can now watch Jonathan Demme’s documentary I’m Carolyn Parker: The Good, the Mad, and the Beautiful before the U.S. broadcast premiere on September 20, 2012 on the PBS app for iPhone and iPad!

In 2005, Academy Award®-winning director Jonathan Demme set out to document the devastation wreaked by Hurricane Katrina and the rebuilding of New Orleans’ Lower Ninth Ward. When he met Carolyn Parker, what began as a historical documentary morphed into a vibrant character study of the courage and resiliency of this fearless matriarch and civil-rights activist. I’m Carolyn Parker: The Good, the Mad, and the Beautiful is Demme’s intimate account of Parker’s five-year crusade to rebuild her beloved neon-green house, her church, her community — and her life.

Download the PBS app and watch ‘I’m Carolyn Parker’ starting September 17, 2012, before the U.S. broadcast premiere on September 20, 2012 »

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.