The Case for Public Media

Public media has long been the showcase for underrepresented viewpoints and a home for independent documentary, and in the U.S. PBS, CPB, ITVS and POV are all critical components of a large and complex public media system reaching over 98% of American homes. How is public media different from private commercial broadcast? What do filmmakers expect from public media, and what does public media expect from filmmakers as both creators and citizens? Moderator: Carlos Sandoval

Distribution Public Media
Location: Pickford - Linwood Dunn Date: October 2, 2014 Time: 9:30 am - 10:45 am Carlos Sandoval Patricia Aufderheide Sally Jo Fifer Beth Hoppe Brad Lichtenstein Dawn Porter