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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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 National Endowment for the Arts. Additional funding comes from Nancy Blachman and David desJardins, Bertha Foundation, The Hollywood Foreign Press Association's Charitable Trust, Park Foundation, Sage Foundation, New York State Council on the Arts, public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, Chris and Nancy Plaut, Abby Pucker, Ann Tenenbaum and Thomas H. Lee and public television viewers. POV is presented by a consortium of public television stations, including KQED San Francisco, WGBH Boston and THIRTEEN in association with WNET.ORG.

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Locals on an island paradise risk death to save the Philippines’ last ecological frontier.

Love & Stuff


A multigenerational love story about what it is we really need to leave our children.

He's My Brother


How will a sister assure a dignified life for her brother born with multiple disabilities?

Winter's Yearning


Greenland reckons with its Danish colonial past and the promised future by an US company.

Wuhan Wuhan


Citizens in the city of Wuhan unite to grapple with a mysterious virus called COVID-19.

StoryCorps Shorts: Miss Betty's Calling


Betty started a second career at the only remaining abortion clinic in Mississippi.