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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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    Softie

    Softie follows Boniface “Softie” Mwangi, a political activist running for office in Kenya.

    Softie

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    The Apology

    Three former "comfort women" forced into sexual slavery during World War II speak out.

    The Apology

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    ¡Chaporazzi!

    Outside of El Chapo's Brooklyn trial, his mythology appears in spectacles and selfies.

    ¡Chaporazzi!

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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