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  1. PBS Annual Meeting Features Breakfast Panel on Women and Girls Lead

    May 25, 2011

    Women and Girls Lead officially launched at last week's PBS Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida.   Watch the below panel discussion on the multi-year public media campaign moderated by Patricia Harrison and featuring: Geena Davis, Paula Kerger, Sheryl WuDunn, and Abigail Disney. 

  2. Geena Davis Expects Public Media to Set the Bar High

    May 23, 2011

    Oscar-winning Actor Geena Davis helped launch ITVS' Women and Girls Lead campaign at last week's PBS Annual meeting in Orlando, FL. During the conference, Davis sat down with PBS NewsHour President Simon Marks to discuss her own work on gender discrimination in media, as well as ITVS' multi-year initiative, aimed at supporting women and girl's

  3. Women and Girls Lead Takes Off at PBS Annual Meeting

    May 20, 2011

    Women and Girls Lead, the multi-year public media campaign to amplify the voices of women and girls worldwide, officially lifted off Thursday. The campaign was launched during a breakfast hosted by ITVS and CPB during this week's PBS Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida. Oscar-winning actress Geena Davis and CPB President and CEO Patricia Harrison broke

  4. Pub TV’s INPUT Festival is All Seoul

    May 18, 2011

     INPUT’s weeklong showcase of content from international media-makers ran this past week in Seoul, Korea. Among the many filmmakers in attendance was Judy Ehrlich, whose documentary Most Dangerous Man in America screened at the event. She offered BTB this on-the-ground account from the festival.  Four jam packed days, dozens of films, discussions,

  5. ITVS Announces Funding and Production of Half the Sky for Primetime PBS Broadcast

    May 17, 2011

    Based on the bestselling book by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, the series will premiere as a special presentation on Independent Lens in fall 2012. The project is a cornerstone of the recently announced Women and Girls Lead campaign. ITVS announced today that it, along with the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, has made a significant