POV - The PBS Doc Series - What Filmmakers Need To Know

Thu, Feb 09, 2023 - 06:30 PM — Thu, Feb 09, 2023 - 08:30 PM
Admission Fee
Event Address
259 Convent Avenue, Shepard Hall
Event Location
Room 290
Event Details

POV (a cinema term for “point of view”) is television’s longest-running showcase for independent nonfiction films. POV premieres 14-16 of the best, boldest and most innovative programs every year on PBS. Since 1988, POV has presented over 500 films to public television audiences across the country. POV films are known for their intimacy, their unforgettable storytelling and their timeliness, putting a human face on contemporary social issues.

Hear from Coordinating Producer, Robert Y. Chang on what POV is looking for in a documentary - and what they provide to the films they take on.

Light refreshments provided.

A presentation of the Documentary Forum at CCNY and Third World Newsreel

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