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New York, New York – Jan. 13, 2011 – POV (Point of View), public television’s premier showcase for independent, nonfiction film, is once again seeking the work of emerging filmmakers through the fourth round of its Diverse Voices Project (DVP) and has extended its submission deadline to Friday, Feb. 18, 2011 at 5 PM ET. The initiative, launched by POV in 2003 with major funding by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), awards co-production funds to filmmakers who tell compelling stories about communities and individuals not widely represented on mainstream television. All subjects, styles and lengths are welcome. For complete details visit
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Produced by American Documentary, Inc., POV is public television’s premier showcase for nonfiction films. Since 1988, POV has been the home for the world’s boldest contemporary filmmakers, celebrating intriguing personal stories that spark conversation and inspire action. Always an innovator, POV discovers fresh new voices and creates interactive experiences that shine a light on social issues and elevate the art of storytelling. With our documentary broadcasts, original online programming and dynamic community engagement campaigns, we are committed to supporting films that capture the imagination and present diverse perspectives.