The prototypes were presented in front of a public audience and a panel including Marc Weiss (Web Lab / Digital Innovations Group), Michelle Byrd (Games for Change) and Karen Helmerson (New York State Council on the Arts). Find out about future POV Hackathon screenings at pov.org/hackathon.
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 400 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.