All Episodes

POV Shorts: The Calling

Two films exploring creed and conviction.

POV Shorts: Comic Culture

Slices of life from opposite sides of the world--where the everyday veers into comedy.

POV Shorts: Uniquely Euro

Two stories as different as the countries from which they're from: Ukraine and Austria.

POV Shorts: In The Absence

A South Korean community is torn apart by a disaster. The victims’ families seek justice.

POV Shorts: The Spectrum of Divide

Two perspectives on how shared beliefs connect and divide.

POV Shorts: Cherish

Three stories reflecting the many faces of love through memory, community and family.

The Mole Agent

A private-eye sends an 83-year-old agent to spy on a retirement home suspected of neglect.


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

Our Time Machine

When an artist realizes that his father has Alzheimer’s, he creates “Papa’s Time Machine.”

In My Blood It Runs

A feature documentary about Aboriginal boy Dujuan growing up in Alice Springs, Australia.

Love Child

A political love story about Leila, her secret love Sahand and their escape from Iran

Portraits and Dreams

Former students reflect on visionary photos they made in the 1970s and their present lives

About Love

About Love examines the many affections across three generations of the Phadke family.

Chez Jolie Coiffure

Meet Sabine, the charismatic Cameroonian proprietor of an underground hair salon.


Meet Lea Tsemel, a Jewish lawyer who defends Palestinians accused of resisting occupation.

We Are The Radical Monarchs

Meet the Radical Monarchs, a group of girls of color at the front lines of social justice.

About POV

Since 1988, POV has been the home for the world’s boldest contemporary filmmakers, celebrating intriguing personal stories that spark conversation and inspire action.

Other shows you may enjoy

Independent Lens
PBS Indies
PBS Short Film Festival
Film School Shorts
Local, USA