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Help Us Promote the Film

We hope you'll help us spread the word about this important film. It's easy to help. Scroll down for a list of ways that you can share news about the new air date.

The Oath will be rebroadcast on most PBS stations on Tuesday, August 16 at 10 PM. (check local listings)

Embed the Trailer on Your Site

Tip: All you have to do is hit the play button. Then roll your mouse over the video screen, click on the "Embed" button in the upper left hand corner, 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}

Display a Graphic on Your Site

Let everyone know about the repeat broadcast by posting this 300 x 250 pixel ad on your site and linking to the The Oath website.


All you have to do is copy the HTML code from the text window below and paste it into the HTML of your website or blog where you want the image to appear. If you would like to request a different size graphic, please email us at events [at]

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!) along with a toolkit including a facilitators guide. Organize it »

Have you successfully led an event? We would love to hear about it, and post links to blog posts, pictures, etc.
Let us know »

Send Out a Reminder Email


Remind your friends, family or organization members to watch The Oath on PBS on August 16, 2011! Use this template to send out your own stylish email announcement.

"Like" Us on Facebook

Show your love for POV and The Oath and "like" us on your Facebook profile.

You can also post the The Oath trailer on your Facebook profile by linking to this URL: Tell all your friends to watch the film August 16!

Tweet About It

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And if you want to tweet about The Oath to your followers, make sure to include @povdocs so we can track your tweets!

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