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This week, films are being screened across the US, some focusing on issues that directly impact our communities.

In the wake of the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner, many partners asked us to bring back Every Mother’s Son (POV 2004). We want to share with you that the film is now available for community screenings through May 3, 2015.


Princeton, NJ
Wednesday, December 03, 2014 at 7:00pm
Join the Princeton Public Library for a screening of 15 To Life: Kenneth’s Story with facilitated discussion following the film. For more information, visit


Stillwater, OK
Thursday, December 04, 2014 at 5:30pm
Join Cineculture at Oklahoma State University for a screening and discussion of When I Walk at the School of Educational Studies. For more information, call (405) 744-3461.


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POV (a cinema term for "point of view") is television's longest-running showcase for independent non-fiction films. POV premieres 14-16 of the best, boldest and most innovative programs every year on PBS. Since 1988, POV has presented over 400 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.