Visit our local events calendar for a full list of events happening across the country and join our Community Network to host a screening of your own! And don’t forget to follow us on Twitter @POVengage to stay connected to the latest news and screening info from Community Engagement and Education.


February 20th is World Day of Social Justice. The POV Lending Library features several films that highlight social justice issues around the world. Host a screening of Getting Back to Abnormal, American Revolutionary, or High Tech, Low Life to raise awareness in your community.


Chicago, IL
Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 2:00pm
Join the Woodson Regional Library for a screening of Revolution 67 in celebration of African American History Month. For more information, call (312)747-6921.


St. Peters, MO
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 6:30pm
Join the St. Charles City-County Library District – Spencer Road Branch for a screening of The Act of Killing. The screening will be followed by a facilitated discussion. This event is a collaboration with the award-winning documentary series POV ( For more information, call (636) 441-0794.


Chicago, IL
Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 5:00pm
Join the Chicago Public Library’s Pullman Branch for a free film screening of Every Mother’s Son by Tami Gold and Kelly Anderson. For more information, call (312) 747-2033.


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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.