POV, public television's premier showcase for independent, non-fiction film seeks programs from all perspectives to showcase in its annual national PBS series. All subjects, aesthetic approaches and lengths are welcomed.
The POV Call for Entries is now open! Films submitted to this open call will be considered for the 2013 season and beyond. The deadline for submission is Friday, June 29, 2012. Mark your calendars!
POV welcomes and encourages submissions from filmmakers worldwide.
If your film has not been previously broadcast in the US and meets all other eligibility requirements you may submit your film to POV.
All submissions must be received by 6pm on Friday, June 29, 2012. This is an arrival deadline, not a postmark deadline. Submissions received after June 29 will rolled into the following year's submission cycle unless an extension is granted by POV. You can download your Submissions Guide PDF at: http://cfe.pov.org/POVcfeSubmissionGuidelines.pdf
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 250 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.
For more information on POV, visit cfe.pov.org