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POV, a cinema term for "point of view," is television's longest-running showcase for independent non-fiction films. Since 1988, POV has presented more than 300 of the best, boldest and most... See full summary »

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Angela Davis ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2014-2015
Deann Borshay Deann Borshay ...  Herself 2 episodes, 2000-2010
Peter Dinklage ...  Himself / ... 2 episodes, 2004-2006
Mohamed Bangura Mohamed Bangura ...  Himself (Ambulance Drive) 2 episodes, 2007-2018
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POV, a cinema term for "point of view," is television's longest-running showcase for independent non-fiction films. Since 1988, POV has presented more than 300 of the best, boldest and most innovative documentaries to PBS audiences across the country. Written by Ulf Kjell Gür

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