P.O.V. is an independent film series for PBS. The show began airing in 1988 and mainly shows American stories through the eyes of documentary filmmakers, writers, historians, and others who film conversations about themes and topics relevant to P.O.V.'s non-fiction premise.
Learn how music and dance bind a community in the war-ravaged Sudan region, where the people of the Blue Nile celebrate their survival and fight to maintain their heritage, even as bombs drop all around them.
Observe five Chilean women who gather monthly for a ritual that has sustained them through 60 years of personal and societal change. See how a routine of tea and pastries helped them commemorate life's joys and cope with infidelity, illness and death.