POV and America ReFramed have been nominated for three 2015 IDA Documentary Awards by the International Documentary Association. Both series were nominated for a Best Curated Series Award, and POV Interactive Documentaries garnered a nomination in the Short Form Series category. POV previously won two IDA Awards for Best Continuing Series, and this marks America ReFramed’s first-ever IDA nomination. The winners will be announced at the IDA’s 31st annual ceremony, hosted by Grammy-nominated comedian Tig Notaro, on Saturday, Dec. 5 at the Paramount Theater in Los Angeles. See the full list of nominees here.
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.