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POV Short Cuts will have its premiere broadcast on PBS on Thursday, August 9th at 10 PM with POV Short Cuts. (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 POV Short Cuts on PBS on August 9, 2012! Sign Up »

Host a Premiere Party for a chance to win a Party Pack!

Invite friends and family to watch POV Short Cuts on your television or laptop the night of the national broadcast premiere on August 9th (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 August 23rd for a chance to win a signed POV Premiere Party Pack including a signed Sin País DVD, StoryCorps Animated Shorts DVD, books, film memorabilia, sustainable food items, and more! For more information, visit the POV Premiere Party page.

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Help spread the word about the POV Short Cuts broadcast by tweeting about it! Be sure to include @povengage and @BirminghamFilm.

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Beyond Broadcast

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!)
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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 »

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Audience Evaluation
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Discussion Materials

Sin País
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