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POV Shorts: Follow the Leader

The camera reveals an absurd side of human nature.

POV Shorts: Post-Colonial Queer

Stories about the LGBTQ experience around the world.

POV Shorts: There's No Place Like Home

Portraits and stories from people who live life on the margins.

POV Shorts: Drawing on Experience

Animated films about memory and the stories we tell.

POV Shorts: Making Memories

Stories about history and memory, with a 21st-century twist.

POV Shorts: Water Warriors

A community resists.

POV Shorts: The Changing Same

One man runs a marathon in hopes of lifting the veil of racial terror in his town.

The Rescue List

Former child slaves in Ghana help their rescuer find others trapped in enslavement.

Midnight Traveler

An Afghan director is forced to flee home with his wife and daughters.

Blowin' Up

A team of heroines work to change the way women arrested for prostitution are prosecuted.

The Feeling of Being Watched

A journalist investigates rumors of surveillance in her Arab-American neighborhood.


Three brothers confront adult reality when they care for their 93-year-old grandmother.


An East Java village seeks reparations from the corporation that buried their town in mud.


The Nolans return home to save their family’s farm from industrial agriculture extinction.

Happy Winter

A vanity fair of beach goers hide behind the memory of their compromised social status.

The Distant Barking of Dogs

Ten-year-old Oleg's life is turned upside down by the on-going war in Eastern Ukraine.

Inventing Tomorrow

Teen innovators prepare for the largest convening of high school scientists in the world.

Bisbee '17

A town commemorates the 100th anniversary of the deportation of 1,200 immigrant miners.

About POV

Since 1988, POV has been the home for the world’s boldest contemporary filmmakers, celebrating intriguing personal stories that spark conversation and inspire action.

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