POV (a cinema term for "point of view") is television's longest-running showcase for independent non-fiction films. 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.Visit POV Website
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Bill Nye is on a mission to stop the spread of anti-scientific thinking.
The daily life, death and struggle in the streets of Aleppo after five years of war.
A California teenager gets sent to Louisiana for a summer with her great-grandmother.
Desperate, broken men chase their dreams and run from their demons in North Dakota.
A story for anyone who’s ever dreamt of spending a night in a library.
Lost Boys of Sudan follows two young Dinka refugees through their first year in America.
Two friends attempt to put their haunting combat experiences behind them.
The longtime hunting practices of the Faroese are threatened by outside forces.
Bill Nye's popularity among the generation who grew up with his show is unparalleled.
Can the excitement and unknown possibilities of space get students excited about science?
Can space exploration be fueled by the sun?
Astronomer Carl Sagan founded The Planetary Society in 1980.
This clip shows the public comment portion of a city council meeting in Concord, NH.
Clip shows police using military tactics to disperse a crowd of non-violent protestors.
The clip shows a military-equipped police SWAT team conducting a drug raid.
Filmmaker Craig Atkinson explains why police departments are using military equipment.
Survivors presents an intimate portrait of Sierra Leone during the Ebola outbreak.
Hasidic women shatter the glass ceiling by creating Brooklyn's first all-female EMS corps.
Three former "comfort women" forced into sexual slavery during World War II speak out.
A mother yearns to escape the hardships of Cuba for a potentially fatal American dream.
A young medic records dramatic change in Iraq amidst U.S. retreat in 2011 and ISIS's rise.
A rural poet becomes a sudden star in China, whose writings ponder life, love and pain.
An unflinching look at the Ferguson uprising, told by the activists leading the movement.
Despite Taliban threats, a Pakistani woman becomes one of the top female squash players.