POV

Independent filmmakers present unique stories and characters with a point of view.

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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    Midwives

    Two women in a region beset by violent ethnic divisions run a makeshift medical clinic.

    Midwives

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    Joychild

    A young child tells their mother “I’m not a girl” for the first time.

    Joychild

Major funding for POV is provided by PBS, The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, the Wyncote Foundation, Reva & David Logan Foundation, the Open Society Foundations and the …

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Every two weeks, we curate a selection of POV docs, old and new, around a central theme. Stream while you can — until the next Playlist!

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