• 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Henry Ford Wouldn't Have Called in Sick

By Tammy Terwelp

Feuding co-workers in an auto parts factory conpsire to assemble the big one. (more)

Shortdocs06
  • 2011
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound # 140 The Country-Western Show

By Multiple producers

This week: every country song tells a story and has a story behind it. (more)

Georgejones
  • 2002
  • 38:00
  • USA

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Annapurna: Memories in Sound

By Aaron Ximm & Bronwyn Ximm

Annapurna: Memories in Sound is an impressionistic sound portrait of the Ximms' trek through the Annapurna Circuit, a popular three-week hiking trip through the Himalayas to Nepal. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:35
  • USA

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Taste of Bitter Love

By Michael James Lewis

Coffee roaster Hans-Erik discusses taste associations and developing a taste vocabulary. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:57
  • UK

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How to Be Heard

By Nina Perry

Advice for the bicycle bell with aspirations, featuring voice teacher Rachel Nicholson. (more)

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  • 2014
  • 0:00
  • USA

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Mike and Victor: A Family Story

By Alex Kotlowitz & Amy Drozdowska

In 1993, Mike Checuga was a 24 year-old working obsessively long hours until his boss ordered him to take a day off each week. (more)

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  • 2001
  • 13:02
  • Canada

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The Change in Farming

By Adam Goddard & Steve Wadhams

This story brings together a young Toronto composer, Adam Goddard, whose passion is music, and his 90-year-old grandfather, Henry Haws, whose passion is farming. (more)

Changeinfarming
  • 1998
  • 41:22
  • USA

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The Lemon Tree

By Sandy Tolan

Bashir was six during the height of the 1948 Arab-Israeli war, when his family was forced to flee his stone home in old Palestine and live as refugees in the West Bank town of Ramallah. (more)

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  • 2001
  • 42:27
  • Canada

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Mucho Corazon

By Chris Brookes & Michele Ernsting

Mucho Corazon tells the story of Leon Perlee, who builds and restores antique street organs in Holland’s oldest surviving street organ business, and Milades Sosa, who works at a Cuban organ factory. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Sister Christy

By Jody Melto

A brother reflects on his turbulent relationship with sister after hearing a phone message. (more)

Shortdocs06
  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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The Good, the Bad & the Umami: If your life was a food dish...

By Isaac Bluefoot

A proverbial potluck of the soul is prepared by asking local Arcata artists, "If your life was a food dish what would it be?" (more)

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  • 2003
  • 62:50
  • USA

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Variations on a Thirst: Presenting the 2003 TCF ShortDocs

By John Hockenberry, Sean Cole, Ann Heppermann, Kara Oehler, Alex van Oss & Sarah Varney

In 2003 the TCF introduced our "ShortDocs", by inviting producersto submit written proposals for radio stories (five to seven minutes in length) about a single topic - 'thirst'. (more)

Variations
  • 2003
  • 89:30
  • USA / Canada

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Ways of Hearing

By Chris Brookes

It's not always easy to put aside the culturally-formed listening patterns we take for granted and hear radio in fresh ways. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:31
  • USA

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The First Attraction

By Lawrence Lanahan & Bruce Wallace

The myth of Narcissus reimagined: the north pole of a magnet bar falls tragically in love with the north pole of another magnet bar. (more)

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  • 2001
  • 21:00
  • USA

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Face of Mercy, Face of Hate

By Michael Montgomery & Stephen Smith

Predrag Bundalo was a Serbian fighter in Sarajevo, who everyone called by his nickname, "Gaga." On the eve of his 36th birthday, Gaga stopped to visit an elderly Muslim woman in her apartment. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:39
  • USA

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Bicycle Belles

By Stephanie Rowden

On the boardwalk, in search of the sound of bicycle bells. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:00
  • USA

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All You Need is a Wall (Snoreasurus)

By Jeremy Reichardt

Recordings of not sleeping. (more)

Shortdocs10
  • 2013
  • 2:56
  • USA

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The Last Morning was a Sweet One

By Alix Blair

A short story in sounds of our food's start to finish, from morning to night (though not necessarily in the same day!) (more)

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  • 2007
  • 58:31
  • USA

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Re:sound #72: The Retirement Show

By Various producers

This hour: the golden years. (more)

Flightseries_5
  • 2012
  • 2:50
  • USA

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Roses are Red, Sandwiches Are Yellow

By Sejan Yun

Neighbors of Bushwick, Brooklyn are asked, "Which do you prefer, the perfect love or the perfect sandwich?" -- vox pop-style. (more)

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