• 2003
  • 50:20
  • Australia

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Ferlinghetti: San Francisco Locations

By Jim McKee

San Francisco luminary and famed poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti takes listeners on a freewheeling tour of his neighborhood haunts in San Francisco's Chinatown and North Beach. (more)

Lawrence_newsite
  • 2013
  • 2:04
  • USA

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Sweet Dream

By Wolfgang Hastert

A man remembers a dream, a snack and an idea about sound by filmmaker Robert Bresson. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:03
  • USA

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All You Need is a Wall - 6

By Jane Cramer

How to listen to a dance... with a wall. (more)

Bo_wall6_cramer
  • 2010
  • 2:59
  • USA

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I Didn't Know That (art)

By Peggy Keiner

When an elementary school teacher who has never taken an art class is asked to be a presenter at an art awards ceremony, she enlists the help of students and parents to explain to her what art actually is. (more)

Bo_didn_tknow_art__keiner
  • 2012
  • 80:09
  • USA

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AuRa: The Chemistry of Sound

By Paolo Pietropaolo

Our digital age has catalyzed a kind of chemical reaction: the fission of radio into two related but distinct media, Audio and Radio. (more)

Conf12_aura2
  • 2005
  • 5:00
  • France

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India Song

By Marguerite Duras & Georges Peyrou

Originally a text by French writer Marguerite Duras, India Song was next made into an extensive radio program and eventually a film of the same title. (more)

Indiasonguk
  • 2012
  • 73:00
  • USA

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Radio 2.0

By Silvain Gire

(Or: We couldn't change the world, so we changed radio.) (more)

Conf12_radio2
  • 2006
  • 83:55
  • USA

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The Sounds of Madness: A Survey of the Bizarre, the Unconventional, and the Just Plain Annoying

By Kenneth Goldsmith

Kenneth Goldsmith explores the audio interstices between sound art, found sound, and the full gamut of noises that humans make. (more)

Soundsofmadness_pidgey
  • 2009
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #120: The Poetry Show

By Various

This hour: three documentary poems chronicling the lives of working class mothers in Troy, NY. Plus, poets as reporters, confused readers, and more. (more)

Poet
  • 2010
  • 10:22
  • UK

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The Sleeping Fool

By Sofia Saldanha

Art museum security guards spend their days in uniform, speaking quietly or not at all, surrounded by works of irreplaceable art. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:58
  • USA

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A Time to Tip

By David Hain

The courageous story of one coffee mug trying to get by in a house of people he hates. (Writing from the perspective of the mug in the first person, present tense.) (more)

Shortdocs_07
  • 2010
  • 5:07
  • Australia

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City Nights: Star for Sale

By Gretchen Miller

A man visits a star sale, where auctioneers are selling off the cosmos to the highest bidder. The Southern Cross, Orion's Belt, the Big Dipper -- they're all up for grabs. (more)

Star_image_small
  • 2013
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #174 The American Icons Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: the American Icons series from WNYC's Studio 360. (more)

Joined
  • 2011
  • 9:30
  • USA

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Practice, Practice, Practice

By Stanzi Vaubel

Everyone knows the riddle: How do you get to Carnegie Hall? And the answer: Practice, practice, practice. But what if you practice, practice, practice, and still don't get there? (more)

Cello
  • 2003
  • 4:07
  • USA

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Embroidery Felon

By Jonathan Mitchell

Ray Matterson spent the first year of his seven and a half-year jail term feeling angry at the world. Then he found a kind of redemption -- in a pair of socks. (more)

Embroideryfight_newsite
  • 2008
  • 3:04
  • USA

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Traveling and Trees

By Pauline Kochanski

How trees affect me as a photographer. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 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)

Andrew_overshoulder2
  • 2014
  • 1:02
  • USA

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The Most of It

By Wonderbound & CPR Arts Bureau

We interrupt our regular library spotlight for a quick pas de deux: a minute (and two seconds) that gives voice to movement and movement to voice. (more)

The_most_of_it
  • 2012
  • 3:02
  • USA

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Anthony and the Green Goats

By Jenny Ament

Anthony explains the economics of the Goat Farm. (more)

Sd12_green_ament
  • 2007
  • 2:54
  • USA

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Daisy Chaining

By Joe Giovannetti

A daughter and her father argue about the relative merits of his vocation. (more)

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