Re:sound's Gwen Macsai hosts Best of the Best: The 2012 Third Coast Festival Broadcast, showcasing the best radio stories of the year - winners of the 2012 TC/RHDF Competition.
Best of the Best also features interviews with the winning producers, and highlights from our 2012 Awards Ceremony hosted by The Kitchen Sisters: Davia Nelson and Nikki Silva.
In this hour you'll hear: Living 9/11 (Best Documentary: Honorable Mention), She Sees Your Every Move (Best Documentary: Honorable Mention), The Battle Over Billing Codes (Best News Feature), String (Directors' Choice) and Teen Contender (Best Documentary: Gold Award).
We also invite you to listen to Hour 1 of Best of the Best, featuring among others, the Best Documentary: Silver Award winner.
Best of the Best: The 2012 Third Coast Festival Broadcast is produced by Katie Mingle with assistance from Danielle Ezell, and distributed by PRX, The Public Radio Exchange.
Katie Mingle joined the Third Coast Festival staff in June, 2010. She produces Re:sound, hosts the Third Coast Podcast, and develops features for the website. Previous to joining the Third Coast staff, Katie taught audio-editing and documentary skills to high school students and produced her own work, much of which has aired on Re:sound.
Hear more from the winners of the 2012 TC/RHDF Competition:
Emily Botein - here.
Samara Freemark - here.
Sue Jaye Johnson - here and here.
Natalie Kestecher - here.
Marianne McCune - here.
Jonathan Mitchell - here and here.
Joe Richman - here and here.
Gregory Warner - here and here.
Caroline. "Waltz" Verdugo Hills. (Temporary Residence, 2011)
Nosaj Thing. "Quest" Drift. (Alpha Pup, 2009)
Podington Bear. "Wavy Glass" Meet Podington Bear. (Polyfree, 2010)
Ernest Gonzales. "Etchasketch Trees" Been Meaning To Tell You. (FoF Music, 2010)
Chapelier Fou. "Al Abama" Al Abama. (Ici d'ailleurs, 2011)
Ernest Gonzales. "Upon The 49th Day" Been Meaning To Tell You. (FoF Music, 2010)
Small Sails. "Somnambulist" Similar Anniversaries. (Other Electricities, 2011)
Kelpe. "Eye Candy Bath" Cambio Wechsel. (DC Recordings, 2009)
Chapelier Fou. "Les métamorphoses du vide" 613. (Ici d'ailleurs, 2010)
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