The sheep are coming! Next Tuesday, July 5, 2011, Ilisa Barbash and Lucien Castaing-Taylor‘s Sweetgrass will broadcast on POV. It’s a riveting and poetic portrait of the American West that is a must-see, but if you miss it on PBS, you can check it out for FREE during the week at libraries and museums around the country, from La Jolla, California, to New Holland, Pennsylvania, to Billings, Montana!

Find out more about the film at POV.


La Jolla, CA

Tuesday, July 5, 2011, 6:00 PM
Come to a free, sneak preview screening of Sweetgrass, hosted by the San Diego Public Library – La Jolla Branch, 7555 Draper Avenue. To find out more, call 858-552-1657.

New Holland, PA

Wednesday, July 6, 2011, 10:15 AM
Come to a free, community screening of Sweetgrass, hosted by the Eastern Lancaster Public Library, 11 Chesnut Dr. To find out more, call 717-354-0525.

Billings, MT

Thursday, July 7, 2011, 6:30 PM
Come to a free, community screening of Sweetgrass, hosted by the Yellowstone Art Museum, 401 N 27th St. To find out more, call 406-256-6804.

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Jamie worked in the Community Engagement and Education Department at POV from 2010 to 2013. Prior to joining POV in 2010, Jamie worked at Northwestern University's satellite campus in Doha, Qatar, where she was part of the team tasked with setting up the school's film and journalism programs in the Middle East. She has worked in various capacities on many documentary film crews around the world, including productions in West Africa, and has worked closely with acclaimed filmmaker Margaret Brown. Jamie has also previously worked in the exhibition department at the Field Museum of Natural History and the education and cinema programming departments at the Block Museum of Art. She holds a bachelor's degree from Northwestern University in Radio/TV/Film and African Studies.