• 2004
  • 2:56
  • Canada

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Waiting . . . for Love

By Nicholas Longstaff

This is a playful exploration of Nicholas Longstaff's first forays into the world of relationships, documenting the semantics of falling in and out of love. (more)

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  • 2014
  • 13:45
  • USA

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Ripped Stockings

By Mitra Kaboli

Growing up in Miami, Harvey Katz - then Elizabeth - was expected to have a bat mitzvah (the Jewish coming of age ceremony for girls), followed by a big, blow-out party. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 7:10
  • Germany

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Snow on Plum Blossom

By Barbara Entrup & Malte Jaspersen

Japanese springtime: the motif of countless haikus and soulful pop songs, spectacular kabuki and elegant Noh plays, short stories, and novels. In Japan, spring begins in winter -- with a lot of noise. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:16
  • USA

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Half Too Sweet

By John Manini

Trying to pull back with one hand the one you pushed away with both. (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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  • 2005
  • 58:59
  • USA

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Re:sound #16: The Game Show

By Various producers

This hour: games! (more)

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  • 2006
  • 29:33
  • Australia

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Epic, Painful, Long, Scary

By Julie Kimberly

Epic, Painful, Long, Scary is the story of 19-year-old African-Australian twins. The twins hardly remember their mother and father, who both died from AIDS-related illnesses when the boys were just toddlers. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 47:13
  • USA

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Late(ish) Night with Ira Glass

By Ira Glass

Ira Glass brought the first day of the 2012 Third Coast Conference to a close with an audio night cap, by sharing his favorite moments from the year's Third Coast winners and other stories. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Quien soy yo, Quien era yo, Quien será él (Who I am, Who I was, Who He Will Be)

By Sayre Quevedo

Jimmy Arteaga, a street juggler from Ecuador, reflects on his childhood and his child. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:14
  • USA

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A Silent Tornado. A Long, Black Night.

By Mary Helen Miller

Virginia Miller and her husband Tim recount the night a tornado hit Apison, Tenn., and how it changed their relationship with their neighbors. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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New Neighbor Blues

By Joseph Molinelli & Susan Kemp

Susan and Joe discover just how much the ocean they grew up with meant to them when they are 3,000 miles from home. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:21
  • USA

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Sweet Jesus

By Nicole and Mark Jolly

A mission for lamb leads to an awkward encounter with an affluent neighbor - and Jesus is to blame. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:57
  • USA

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Bike Bell Bandito

By Darlene Dennard

A short tale of youth and nostalgia, bringing back past memories of the notorious nerve racking bike bell that we loved -- and mom hated! (more)

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  • 2007
  • 14:00
  • Canada

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A Fragile Son

By Carma Jolly & Surjit Sachdev

Surjit Sachdev grew up in a conservative family in India. Surjit’s father was an engineer, and he’s an engineer, but the family tradition ended when Surjit's son was born with a severe mental disability. (more)

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  • 2003
  • 16:23
  • USA

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The 2003 TCF Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient: Joe Frank

By Joe Frank

The Third Coast Festival Lifetime Achievement Award (now the Audio Luminary Award) is presented annually to an individual who is greatly admired for his or her significant and ongoing contributions to the field of radio. Hats off to the 2003 recipient, Joe Frank. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 3:02
  • USA

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What's It Like Inside Your Head?

By Annie Costakis & Katie Gilbert

This dreamy short doc considers people's inner worlds, and asks whether we even have total access to our own. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Stork-Bird Brain

By Carolyn Hoerdemann

A journey through the mind of heartache on an island that is really a peninsula. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 85:31
  • USA

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The Mysterious Production

By Andrew Bird & Jay Ryan

To mark ten amazing years of celebrating sound and story, we’re closing out this year’s Conference with something a little different - a special conversation about inspiration, collaboration, creativity, and storytelling that will leave your ears ringing... in a good way. (more)

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  • 2004
  • 87:17
  • USA

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Into the Darkness: Presenting the 2004 TCF ShortDocs

By Adam Burke, Jude Fletcher, Hugh Levinson, Rick Moody & Jay Allison

For the 2004 ShortDocs Challenge, we asked producers to submit ideas for stories about "darkness." (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:07
  • USA

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Sweet Taste of Shelbyville

By Gabrielle Reed

One small town’s claim of fame is a local bakery whose pastries have created a strong tradition. (more)

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