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Donate now and your tax-deductible gift will keep meaningful storytelling on your television and streaming online. Your financial support ensures powerful and important documentaries continue to be created and easily accessed by the public. Documentaries like: Food Inc., Last Train Home, and Where Soldiers Come From have influenced public discussions about the social issues of our time.

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  • Fostering independent filmmakers to create powerful documentaries
  • Bringing POV films into schools and community groups around the country
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Food, Inc.
Food, Inc.
Where Soldiers Come From
Where Soldiers Come From
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Patti Smith: Dream of Life
American Promise
American Promise

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The POV 2014 Call For Entries (for the 2015 broadcast season) is now closed. Check back in Spring 2015 for information about our next call for entries.

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