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- 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.
- 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.