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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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    Love & Stuff

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

    Love & Stuff

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    Faya Dayi

    A hypnotic immersion in Harar, Ethiopia, where khat, a euphoria-inducing plant holds sway.

    Faya Dayi

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    La Lectora

    A decades-old cigar factory in Cuba is home to the long-standing tradition of La Lectora.

    La Lectora

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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