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Partner Toolkit

We’re glad you’re excited about the broadcast of I'm Carolyn Parker: The Good, the Mad, and the Beautiful. Here you'll find everything you need to get involved with the film, from alerting your community to the PBS national broadcast, to hosting a free screening. It’s easy to do. Scroll down for a list of ways that you can share this film with your friends, family, and community.

I'm Carolyn Parker: The Good, the Mad, and the Beautiful
will have its premiere broadcast on PBS on Thursday, September 20th at 10 PM.
(check local listings)


Sign Up for a Reminder

We will send you an email reminder the week before the PBS broadcast premiere. Forward to your friends, family or organization members as a reminder to watch I'm Carolyn Parker on PBS on September 20, 2012! Sign Up »

Embed the Trailer on Your Site

Tip: Roll your mouse over the video screen, click on the "Embed" button in the toolbar, copy the code and paste it into the HTML of your blog or web page where you want the trailer to appear. If you would like to adjust the size of the video window, just change the height and width dimensions within the code. If you have any questions about embedding video or anything else on this page, please email us at events {at}

Host a Premiere Party for a chance to win a signed copy of Daniel Wolff's The Fight for Home: How (Parts of) New Orleans Came Back


Invite friends and family to watch I'm Carolyn Parker on your television or laptop the night of the national broadcast premiere on September 20th (check local listings), or during the first two weeks that the film is streaming online for free.

You can then enter a random drawing by 5 p.m ET on October 4th for a chance to win a POV Premiere Party Pack including a signed copy of author/producer Daniel Wolff's The Fight for Home: How (Parts of) New Orleans Came Back, plus DVDs, books, popcorn, coffee, chocolate, and more! For more information, visit the POV Premiere Party page.

Alert Your Community


Download the
Movie Poster (8.5x14) »


Send Out a
Reminder Email »

"Like" Us on Facebook

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Tweet About It

Help spread the word about I'm Carolyn Parker broadcast by tweeting about it! Be sure to include @povengage.

Twitter birdFollow @povdocs for the latest news in documentaries.

Follow @povengage for the latest in community screenings and lesson plans.

We've even put together some sample tweets for you below.

I'M CAROLYN PARKER chronicles a 5-year crusade to rebuild home, community & life. Watch 9/20 on @povdocs @PBS

Jonathan Demme's post-Katrina #documentary I'M CAROLYN PARKER premieres @povdocs @PBS 9/20 Please share!

I'M CAROLYN PARKER: Post-Katrina #documentary premieres Sept 20 on @povdocs @PBS Please share!

"I love the Lower Ninth Ward and I'm not going anywhere." I'M CAROLYN PARKER airs 9/20 @povdocs #postkatrina @PBS

Beyond Broadcast

Host a Sneak Preview Screening

The Way We Get By screening

Photo by Larry Glenn, Hands On Network

If you are a community organizer, high school, after school, college or ESL teacher, young person using media to reach your peers or a PBS station employee interested in planning free screenings in your community, please sign up with POV's Community Network and we'll loan you a copy of the film (for free!)
Organize it »

Screening Toolkit

Find everything you need to host your own free screening, from a step-by-step instructional guide, to tools to alert your local press, to an easy flyer template to fill out and print, and audience evaluations to distribute after your screening. It's all here!


Step-by-Step Guide »


Partner Agreement »


Press Release »


Media Contact Form »


Audience Evaluation »


Flyer Template (8.5x14) »

Discussion Materials


Discussion Guide (PDF) »


   Download the
   Lesson Plan »


  Reading List »

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