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Partner Toolkit

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 national broadcast premiere on PBS.

Sweetgrass will have its premiere broadcast on PBS on Tuesday, July 5 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} pov.org.


Download the Movie Poster

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Print out the Sweetgrass poster with the POV airdate and hang it on the wall of your dorm room, cubicle, break room, food co-op bulletin board, refrigerator door... or wherever! Show your support for Sweetgrass.


 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 

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!) 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


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Remind your friends, family or organization members to watch Sweetgrass on PBS on July 5, 2011! Use this template to send out your own stylish email announcement.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 

Sign Up for a Reminder


We will send you a email reminder one week before the PBS broadcast premiere. Forward to your friends, family or organization members as a reminder to watch Sweetgrass on PBS on July 5, 2011! Sign Up »>Sign Up »
 
 

Download the Press Release


Download the Press Release from our online pressroom.
 
 

"Like" POV and Sweetgrass on Facebook

Show your love for POV and Sweetgrass and "like" us on your Facebook profile. Tell your friends that you'll be watching by RSVPing to our Facebook event, too.

You can also post the Sweetgrass trailer on your Facebook profile by linking to this URL: http://video.pbs.org/video/1855474387. Tell all your friends to watch the film July 5!
 


Tweet About It

Twitter birdFollow POV (@povdocs) on Twitter and get updates sent directly to your cellphone. We'll keep you up-to-date with the latest information about the film, critical reviews, special activities and exclusive video clips.

And if you want to tweet about Sweetgrass to your followers, make sure to include @povdocs so we can track your tweets! We've even whipped up some sample tweets for you below.

Have a movie night and watch true cowboys. Don't miss #sweetgrass on @pbs: July 5 @ 10 PM via @povdocs http://to.pbs.org/mco54p

Ever wonder what it's like to be a real-life cowboy? Don't miss #sweetgrass on @pbs: July 5 @ 10 PM http://to.pbs.org/lKUups via @povdocs

A poetic portrait of the American West #sweetgrass - 7/5 @ 10 PM http://to.pbs.org/mco54p via @povdocs

@nytimes "beautifully shot examination of the connection b/t man & beast" #sweetgrass 7/5,10pm http://to.pbs.org/lKUup @povdocs

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Sweetgrass... is a tribute to past and contemporary people who still manage to eke out a bittersweet living on the land.”

— Ilisa Barbash, Producer

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