In Brooklyn Castle, Brooklyn public school I.S. 318, serving mostly minority students from working-class families, has won more than 30 national chess championships, the country’s best record. Premieres Monday, October 7, 2013 on PBS stations.Continue reading this entry »
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Ask questions to the students and teacher featured in Brooklyn Castle along with Katie Dellamaggiore and Robert McLellan of the US Chess Federation during our live OVEE screening on Tuesday, October 8 from 8:30-10 PM ET (5:30-7 PM PT).Continue reading this entry »
Two exciting screenings come to Brooklyn on September 28 and 29th, when POV takes part in the DUMBO Arts Festival andholds a sneak-preview of PBS Indie Showcase film Brooklyn Castle at the Brooklyn Museum.Continue reading this entry »
The first-ever PBS Indies Showcase debuts this fall with four critically acclaimed documentaries from the award-winning series POV and our sister series, Independent Lens.Continue reading this entry »
Grab a sneak peek at the films in the POV lineup for summer 2013! POV’s 26th season on PBS premieres June 24, 2013 at 10PM with ‘Homegoings.’Continue reading this entry »
Moving to Monday nights on PBS, the regular season kicks off with Homegoings and closes with Best Kept Secret, and features special presentations of 56 Up, American Promise, Brooklyn Castle and a special from StoryCorps.Continue reading this entry »