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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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    The Grown-Ups

    A humorous, sad and uncomfortable look at the tragic limbo of adults with Down Syndrome.

    The Grown-Ups

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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