• 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
  • 2013
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #180 The Tit for Tat Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: the story of Sandra Willson. (more)

Sandra_willson_2
  • 2014
  • 51:32
  • Sweden

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Woman Found Dead By Lake Shore

By Hugo Lavett

The body of a woman - violently injured - is found on the shore of a lake northeast of Loftahammer, Sweden. The prime suspect? Her husband. (more)

Agneta_westerlund
  • 2010
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #134 The Consequences Show

By Multiple producers

For every action there is a reaction. This week we look at consequences, both micro and macro. (more)

Tciaf_placerholders_1
  • 2011
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #147 The Sense of Duty Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: A dark secret that threatens to tear apart a family. (more)

Church_crop
  • 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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  • 2011
  • 52:58
  • USA

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Lucia's Letter

By Amy Tardif

Slavery in America still exists. In southwest Florida, for example, women and girls from Central America arrive everyday looking for a better life. (more)

Lucia
  • 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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  • 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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  • 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)

Barbed_wire_al
  • 2005
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #24: The Talent Show

By Various producers

This hour: the strange world of competitive model horse collecting and an investigation of an old classmate’s death. (more)

Flightseries_4
  • 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
  • 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
  • 2013
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #171 - The Anonymous Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: things anonymous. (more)

Anonymity
  • 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
  • 2003
  • 32:01
  • USA

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The Herrin Massacre

By Gary Covino

America's history is rich with the stories of antagonistic coal strikes, but the Herrin Massacre of 1922 is a particularly distressing event that resulted in the deaths of nearly two dozen strike-breakers. (more)

Minerpainting_newsite
  • 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)

Scales_pidgey Tcf-winner-award
  • 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)

Church_crop
  • 2011
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #141 The Hustling Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: Hustlers. Some are straight-up con artists, and others are just doing what they have to do to get by. (more)

Hustling
  • 2012
  • 2:51
  • USA

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Rear Window, Black & White, 1954

By Caterina Clerici

Hitchcock's Rear Window revisited through my own rear window. (more)

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