Next Episode of POV is
Season 29 / Episode 13 and airs on 31 January 2017 03:00
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 400 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.
Examine a case that reveals the role of race and gender identity in the criminal justice system.
See what ensues when a pastor opens his church to desperate job-seekers in need of housing.
Follow the struggles of two parents to win back the trust of the courts and reunite their families.
Follow the treatment of Chinese teenagers - obsessive gamers who prefer the virtual to the real world.
See how a star goalkeeper for the Syrian national soccer team became an armed insurgent.
See how a routine of tea and pastries has sustained five Chilean women through 60 years of change.
Learn how music and dance bind a community in the war-ravaged Sudan region.
Meet young migrants in a Swiss integration class as they struggle to make new lives for themselves.
Witness Matt Van Dyke's transformation from timid 26-year-old to motorcycle-driving rebel.
See an exposé of Cambodia's human traffickers, who transport the poor and illiterate across borders.
View an Oscar-nominated reflection on love, sacrifice and the creative spirit. This candid New York tale explores the chaotic 40-year marriage of famed "boxing" painter Ushio Shinohara and artist Noriko Shinohara.
Meet immigrant activist Angy Rivera, the country's only advice columnist for undocumented youth. In a community where silence is often seen as necessary for survival, she steps out of the shadows to share her own parallel experiences of being undocumented and sexually abused.
The jig is up for art forger Mark Landis, who has donated his expert copies to museums for 30 years. But stopping isn't simple. This cat-and-mouse caper uncovers the universal in one man's search for connection and respect.
This stunning dissection of the persecution of Chinese artist Ai Weiwei explores how the government's attempts to silence him have backfired and turned him into an irrepressible voice for free speech and human rights around the globe.
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