How to Get Your Film on Public Television

POV Series Producer Yance Ford will be hosting a Twitter chat this Wednesday, April
25, 2012, at 7 PM ET/ 4 PM PT, answering questions about how to get your film on public television.

How does a filmmaker navigate the public television submission process? What do series’ look for in a film? Should I wait until I have a fine cut to submit? A public television broadcast can be a homerun for independent filmmakers hoping to expand their audience and raise awareness around certain social issues, but often filmmakers find themselves plagued with questions about the process.

POV Series Producer Yance Ford will be on the #docchat Twitter chat this Wednesday, April 25, 2012, at 7pm ET/ 4pm PT, answering questions about getting your film on public television. POV encourages documentary filmmakers to ask Ford, who will be tweeting from @povdocs, questions beforehand using the hashtag #docchat or in a comment on their website. In addition to general questions about public television submissions, Yance will also answer specific questions you might have about POV’s Call for Entries. To learn more about the event,