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- Watch Now: 'The City Dark' Now Streaming For Free at POV Do the people who live in cities experience the same dark night that those in the country do? Check out 'The City Dark' now streaming for free and learn more about the effects of light pollution.
- Upcoming POV Screenings Join fellow documentary lovers over the next week for POV screening events across the country, from Idaho to Montana, to Virginia and New York.
- Watch Now: 'If a Tree Falls,' 'My Perestroika,' and Three POV 2012 Films Back for Free Streaming! POV fans can now stream If a Tree Falls, My Perestroika, The City Dark, The Light in Her Eyes, and Sun Kissed for free on the POV website!
- A Couple Filmmaker Tips for the Pre-Interview Katie Galloway, Director of 'Better This World,' and Scott Thurman, Director of 'The Revisionaries,' share some tips on getting the most out of interviews when the camera's not on.
- Upcoming POV Screenings Join fellow documentary lovers over the next week for POV screening events with The Community Library, The National Press Club, and the Great Falls Public Library.
- 'Kings of Pastry' Now Available for Streaming on POV Sunday December 9 is National Pastry Day and what better way to celebrate than by sitting down with some scrumptious sweets and watching 'Kings of Pastry,' which is now available for streaming at POV!
- Next on POV: 'Reportero' Next on POV: The U.S. broadcast premiere of 'Reportero', which follows a veteran reporter and his colleagues at a Tijuana-based independent newsweekly in one of the deadliest places in the world for journalists.
- Giveaway: Win a 'Nostalgia for the Light' DVD! Enter our giveaway by December 14, 2012 in order to be eligible to win a DVD of 'Nostalgia for the Light,' complete with bonus features created by filmmaker Patricio Guzmán.
- POV Hackathon Submission Tips for Filmmakers What makes a great POV Hackathon application? (And what makes a bad one?) POV Digital Director Adnaan Wasey offers tips for would-be storytelling innovators.
- Jonathan Demme Remembers Robert “Cousin Bobby” Wilkinson Castle Filmmaker Jonathan Demme remembers the long-lost cousin and fiery Harlem-based Episcopal priest who became the subject of his 1993 POV documentary Cousin Bobby.
- Upcoming POV Screenings The POV films Where Soldiers Come From, Biblioburro, Ella Es el Matador and others are screening this week around the country.
- Announcing POV Hackathon 2 – January 12-13, 2013 Bold filmmakers with a digital vision need apply! The POV Hackathon 2 Call for Participants is now open. Apply by Friday, December 7, 2012.
- Watch StoryCorps: Sundays at Rocco's Watch StoryCorps: Sundays at Rocco's: Nicholas Petron remembers family dinners at his grandfather's place and how everything changed when the city made new plans for their neighborhood.
- Giveaway: Win a Copy of Ioan Grillo's 'El Narco: Inside Mexico's Criminal Insurgency' Enter our giveaway by November 30, 2012, for a chance to win an early holiday gift from POV! Ten lucky POV viewers will win a copy of Ioan Grillo's El Narco: Inside Mexico's Criminal Insurgency.
- Honoring Veteran's Day with 'Where Soldiers Come From' Student veteran's organizations, libraries and community organizers are sharing soldiers' experiences along with screenings of the Emmy-winning POV film Where Soldiers Come From.
- Last Chance to Watch Select POV Short Docs Online! Watch The Barber of Birmingham, Sin País and other documentary shorts free online while you can!
- All About ALMA, the Giant Radio Telescope Featured in 'Nostalgia for the Light' View incredible images from the half-finished observatory in Chile's Atacama Desert that promises unprecedented information about the early universe.
- Upcoming POV Documentary Screenings Join fellow documentary lovers over the next week for POV screening events in Ketchum, Auburn, and Massapequa Park.