• 2010
  • 2:58
  • USA

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I Didn't Know That Students Had Two Lives

By Aaron Sand

A teacher discovers that one of her students is a murderer and another accidentally misses the killing. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 3:55
  • USA

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Chicago's Gangster

By Heather Radke

To celebrate the launch of our new website, the TCF presents the Chicago Sound Drops - short audio works that conjure the city through sound, story, and imagination. (more)

Shortdocs09
  • 2015
  • 2:59
  • USA

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When is there nothing to see?

By Sarah Spivey and Kenneth Knapik

Sometimes attention to detail is not part of the job description. (more)

Sd15_spivey_when
  • 2005
  • 22:30
  • Canada

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Weighing the Balance

By Kellie Hudson, Dick Miller & Mike Bryan

Weighing the Balance evolved from a simple question: What happened to six men who were named and shamed in a very public news conference staged by the Toronto Police? (more)

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  • 2014
  • 0:09
  • AUS, CAN, UK, USA

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Who took home the Gold?

By 2014 Winners

Huge congratulations to the winners of the 2014 Third Coast/Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition!
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  • 2015
  • 19:14
  • USA

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695BGK

By Lauren Spohrer & Phoebe Judge

Police officer John Edwards was patrolling a quiet neighborhood in Bellaire, Texas, when he saw an SUV driven by two young African-American men. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 57:10
  • USA

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Re:sound #212 The Drug Court Show

By Multiple

This hour, we follow three addicts through Australia's drug court system. (more)

Drug_court_square
  • 2013
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #171 The Anonymous Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: all things anonymous. (more)

Anonymous_fawkes
  • 2014
  • 8:23
  • USA

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Lance and Nina: An Unlikely Story of Recovery and Redemption

By Karen Brown

At 24, Lance Rice was on schedule to become another sad statistic in the heroin epidemic sweeping through rural Massachusetts. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 50:29
  • Australia

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A Sense of Duty

By Heather Stewart

This story is a tale of love, betrayal, and a secret. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 17:23
  • USA

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Aftermath

By Nick van der Kolk & Laura Kwerel

The Aftermath, Inc., headquarters is nestled in a strip of ordinary office buildings in the Chicago suburbs, but there’s nothing bland about the service the company provides. (more)

Aud_library_tim
  • 2010
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #125: The Justice Show

By Various

This hour: we explore some big ideas – justice, injustice, punishment, and redemption – through small, powerful, personal stories. (more)

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  • 2014
  • 3:45
  • USA

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We've Forgotten James Powell

By Nate DiMeo

As we near the end of a violent summer of 2014, we look back to the summer of 1964. Late afternoon, New York City: a group of kids hangs out on a stoop after a day of summer school, just kicking it, like they always do. (more)

James_powell
  • 2007
  • 6:48
  • USA

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Sweeping Statements

By Judith Sloan

Being a teenager can be really hard. Especially if you’ve flunked out of school. Or your dad has disappeared. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 2:53
  • US

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Where Liberated Library Books Go

By Jagmeet Mac & Alex Danilowicz

A window into the mind of a library thief. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 21:26
  • USA

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Harper High School

By Ben Calhoun, Linda Lutton & Alex Kotlowitz

In the 2011 -2012 school year, Harper High School, located in one of Chicago’s most violent neighborhoods, saw 29 of its current and recent students shot. (more)

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  • 2003
  • 5:44
  • USA

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Oakland Scenes: Snapshots of a Community

By Youth Radio

Youth Radio producers Ise Lyfe, Gerald Ward II, and Bianca Yarborough chronicle the tense summer of 2002 in Oakland, California, when an alarming number of youth homicides weighed heavily on the community. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #166 The Fix Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: Storied pasts and double lives. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:59
  • USA

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My Bike Had a Burger Bell: A Tragic Tale of Loss and Woe

By Mia Lobel

This is a true story about bike commuting, theft and making the best of a bad situation. (more)

Shortdocs_07
  • 2015
  • 21:51
  • Canada

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A Long Distance Solution

By Janna Graham

The story of how a reclusive biologist living in the Yukon Territory helped free four women wrongfully imprisoned in San Antonio, Texas. (more)

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