• 2012
  • 2:59
  • USA

Add to Playlist

The Gray Wisteria of Gilman Terrace

By Katherine Perry

When we bought our dream fixer-up home on Gilman Terrace, my husband and I knew that it came with sad past--but we weren’t prepared, when we unlocked the door, to find a house full of someone else’s life. (more)

Sd12_gray_perry
  • 2009
  • 51:10
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Death Comes Home

By April Dembosky

Death Comes Home is a portrait of three families who have chosen to forego the funeral director and prescribed memorial to instead care for their dead at home. (more)

Joan_mike_al_newsite Tcf-winner-award
  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • Australia

Add to Playlist

Black Box

By Pascalle Burton

"Black Box" is a performance art piece based on a confidential survey asking both local and international participants, 'What would your metaphorical black box say?' (more)

Sd12_black_burton
  • 2007
  • 59:00
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Re:sound #61: The I Hate This Show

By Various producers

This hour: a man grapples with the stillbirth of his son with surprising grace and clear-eyed honesty. (more)

Flightseries_2
  • 2006
  • 2:29
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Micro-Sonic

By Stacy Bond

Mourning and a smaller memorial. (more)

Shortdocs06
  • 2004
  • 16:13
  • USA

Add to Playlist

The Few Who Stayed: Defying Genocide in Rwanda

By Michael Montgomery & Stephen Smith

Weaving together archival footage, new interviews and personal recordings, The Few Who Stayed: Defying Genocide in Rwanda presents a unique look at the Rwandan genocide of 1994. (more)

Genocide2 Tcf-winner-award
  • 2007
  • 10:52
  • USA

Add to Playlist

The Dead Can't Do You Nothin'

By Katie Mingle

Producer Katie Mingle narrates her quest to find ghosts in a "pauper's graveyard" in New Orleans. (more)

Deadcant_pidgey Tcf-winner-award
  • 2014
  • 13:42
  • USA

Add to Playlist

We Lost Them

By Phoebe Judge, Eric Mennel and Lauren Spohrer

How does a victim's family cope, hours after a violent crime, when they are thrust into a national spotlight? (more)

Ep_6_image
  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • ENGLAND

Add to Playlist

Diana and the Bacon: a Chef's Last Salty Cravings

By Thalia Gigerenzer

A dying French chef's insatiable appetites. (more)

Sd13_gigerenzer_salty
  • 2005
  • 14:16
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Cohabitation: Jacob & Angelina

By Jill Dorothy Summers

Cohabitation is a dark and funny radio play consisting of five inspired vignettes chronicling one day in the lives of the human and non-human (both dead and alive) inhabitants of a fictional greystone in Chicago. (more)

Thesis_exhibition_photo
  • 2008
  • 58:30
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Re:sound # 83 The Going Up Show

By Various producers

This hour: climbing, flying and facing your fears. (more)

Going_up
  • 2008
  • 58:00
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Re:sound #79: The What Remains Show

By Various producers

This hour: a man transformed by illness, a house full of paintings left behind by an old friend, and a surprisingly complex story of old people in love. (more)

Flightseries_3
  • 2012
  • 3:02
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Ray, White, and Blue

By Marisa Wong

Over ten years ago, two strangers were drawn together by a neighborhood handball court in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn. (more)

Sd12_white_wong
  • 2012
  • 59:30
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Re:sound #168 The 2012 ShortDocs Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: Gwen Macsai and Julie Shapiro spin some of our favorite stories from the 2012 Third Coast ShortDocs Challenge. (more)

Sd12halftile
  • 2007
  • 59:00
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Re:sound #60: The End as Beginning Show

By Various producers

 This hour: Rebecca Sheir's The End as Beginning: An Audio Exploration of the Jewish View of Death, a trilogy that blends interviews, personal reflections, and music, and focuses on death and the Jewish tradition. (more)

Flightseries_3
  • 2003
  • 5:44
  • USA

Add to Playlist

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)

Oaklandscenes_newsite Tcf-winner-award
  • 2012
  • 2:54
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Glass, Not Glitter

By Abby Wendle

2012 SHORTDOCS WINNER! Neighbors of the Murrah Federal building recall the 1995 bombing that altered the life and culture of Oklahoma City. (more)

Sd12_glass_wendle
  • 2007
  • 10:01
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Grandpa

By Lu Olkowski

How do we deal with dying? Most of us look away, but in the case of the Zagar family, they look closer. (more)

Grandpa_pidgey Tcf-winner-award
  • 2006
  • 15:45
  • USA

Add to Playlist

Honoring the Body: Taharah

By Rebecca Sheir

The Jewish burial ritual places great importance on treating the deceased with the utmost honor and respect. This is especially important during the ceremony of taharah, which involves the physical cleansing of the dead body. (more)

Taharah_pidgey Tcf-winner-award
  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

Add to Playlist

The Sweet Bitter End

By Peter Frick-Wright

Raima Fernald's two sons were born with a debilitating neurological disease - one found a way out. (more)

Sd13_frick-wright_bitter

Not ready to listen right now? Add them here and listen when you're ready.