Make & Submit Shows


Step 1. Attend our free Guidelines Workshop and become a Member.
Step 2. Take a Free Workshop.
Step 3. Start Making Video!

Step 1. Take our Guidelines Workshop

Whether you want to submit a video you’ve made on your own, or make use of PATV’s equipment and facilities to produce your video, the first step is to take our free Guidelines workshop. Our staff will cover any questions you have and help you find the best way to make your video, animation, documentary, movie, or show a reality. Next our staff will cover all the rules and regulations for making or submitting a video at PATV. View PATV’s Guidelines Booklet.

Schedule an appointment now, or attend our monthly Guidelines workshop scheduled the first Thursday of every month at 6:00p at PATV.

Become a Member

After completing guidelines you’re ready to become a member. There are two types of membership at PATV: Individual Membership and Organizational Membership.

Individual PATV Membership:
This membership grants you access to PATV’s equipment, facilities, and priority scheduling of your videos.
Iowa City Residents: Free
Non-Iowa City Residents: $75

Organizational Membership:
This membership is intended for groups of individuals working together. Each organization is granted access to PATV’s equipment, facilities, priority scheduling, and special rates on group workshops.
Iowa City Organization Membership: Free
Non-Local Organization Membership $150


Step 2. Take a Workshop

 You’ve become a member, now its time to select which workshop you’d like to take. Do you want to make an animation, edit video, make a web site, check out a video camera, or use our studio and green screen to create a video?

Step 3. Start Making Video!

That’s all it takes. Get started today by contacting us to take a Guidelines workshop.