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- 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.
- Nostalgia for the Light: “This is one of the films of the year.” Read what critics are saying about Nostalgia for the Light, premiering tonight on PBS!
- Media That Matters 12 World Premiere Tonight Latest collection highlights international issues, women and youth perspectives; NYC events include world premiere (10/25) and free educator workshop (11/02)
- Spread the Word in the Final Hours! 'Nostalgia for the Light' Premieres Tonight The NASA Night Sky Network, Astronomical Society of the Pacific, Warren Astronomical Society, and the Southeast Ohio Astronomical Society are using Twitter and Facebook to let their community know about Nostalgia for the Light. Join in!
- Giveaway: Win a DVD of 'Enemies of the People!' Enter our giveaway by November 2, 2012, for a chance to win! Ten lucky POV viewers will win a 2-disc special edition DVD!
- Next on POV: 'Nostalgia for the Light' Archaeologists dig for ancient civilizations, women search for their loved ones and astronomers scan the skies for new galaxies. Premieres Thursday, October 25, 2012 on PBS.
- Giveaway: Win Tickets to Paley DocFest's “Documentary Pitch Competition” Enter by 5 PM ET for a chance to win tickets to the Paley DocFest "Documentary Pitch Competition" on Saturday October 20, 2012.
- Upcoming POV Documentary Screenings Join fellow documentary lovers over the next week for POV screening events in San Diego, Dunmore, Sayville, Cambridge, and Brookings.
- Sun Kissed: “It personalizes the ways in which the past lives in the present.” Read what critics have to say about the POV documentary Sun Kissed, which follows a Navajo couple as they uncover a hidden link between their children’s rare genetic disorder and the American government’s conquest of their tribe. Premieres October 18, 2012, on PBS.
- Spread the Word in the Final Hours! 'Sun Kissed' Premieres Tonight Organizations such as the Global Genes Project, Genetic Alliance, American Indian Physicians, XP Family Support Group, and American Indian Community House have let their communities on Twitter, Facebook, and blogs know about tonight’s POV broadcast. Join in!
- Watch 'Nostalgia for the Light' on your iPad or iPhone Starting Oct. 19! You can watch the critically-acclaimed 'Nostalgia for the Light' starting October 19, 2012 on the PBS app for iPhone and iPad!
- Giveaway: Win a Ticket to Paley DocFest's Event “Documenting Power: 25 Years of Political Films on POV” Passionate about political issues? Excited about the upcoming election? Win a ticket to the Paley DocFest Event "Documenting Power: 25 Years of Political Films on POV" at The Paley Center for Media in New York City, Thursday, October 18, 2012, at 6:30pm.
- Next on POV: Sun Kissed When a Navajo couple discovers their children have a disorder that makes exposure to sunlight fatal, they also learn their reservation is a hotbed for this rare genetic disease. Why? Watch Thursday, October 18, 2012 on POV.
- Join a Social Screening of 'The Barber of Birmingham' with Filmmaker Robin Fryday Watch the Oscar-nominated short film online and ask the director. Tuesday, October 16, 2012, at 4PM ET (1PM PT).
- Watch 'Sun Kissed' on your iPad and iPhone! Just announced! You can now watch the riveting 'Sun Kissed' before the U.S. broadcast premiere on October 19, 2012 on the PBS app for iPhone and iPad!
- Upcoming POV Documentary Screenings Join fellow documentary lovers this weekend and next week for POV screening events in Chicago, Sunnyvale, Belle Glade, New York, Ketchum, and in Columbia for a special screening of Campaign with KMOS-TV Missouri PBS.
- Next on POV: 'If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front' The Oscar-nominated film about the radical environmental group the FBI called America's "number one domestic terrorism threat" returns to PBS. Watch Thursday, October 11, 2012 on POV.