A report back from “Independent Film on PBS: A National Listening Tour” in partnership with ITVS, POV, Independent Lens, and WNET from San Francisco. The next event will be on February 23, 2015 in New York City.Continue reading this entry »
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Long before Martin Luther King Jr. became a national figure, Bayard Rustin routinely put himself on the line as a crusader for racial justice. But he was also seen as a political liability because he was gay.Continue reading this entry »
Kartemquin Films founding member Jerry Blumenthal passed away in November. From POV’s archive, watch an interview with Jerry Blumenthal and his POV documentary, Golub, which we are now streaming free.Continue reading this entry »
A joint statement WNET, PBS, ITVS, Independent Lens and POV regarding independent film on THIRTEEN and WLIW21.Continue reading this entry »
Filmmaker Pamela Yates finds out she got a scene in her film When the Mountains Tremble wrong, and returns to Guatemala to investigate. Read and watch in English and Spanish.Continue reading this entry »
Fly through any city in virtual reality through your web browser and Oculus Rift with this new tool from POV. (And build on the source code.)Continue reading this entry »
How the team from the interactive documentary Camp Century brought static photographs to life, and how you can use the technology for your next project.Continue reading this entry »
POV was thrilled to be a part of the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) conference in Boston this November. As always, we received a warm welcome from teachers and we’re excited to showcase our educational resources alongside Independent Lens.Continue reading this entry »
Try it now! Virtual reality display technology is advancing quickly, but the way to interact with virtual worlds is lagging behind. So here’s a way you can use a mobile device to navigate a virtual space.Continue reading this entry »
This week, films are being screened across the US, focusing on issues that directly impact communities.
As we approach International Human Rights Day, POV can help you highlight these important issues.