• 2002
  • 14:01
  • USA / UK

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Mind, Body, Soul

By Gregory Whitehead

An interview with a performance artist, whose "art" consists of consuming entire copies of the Oxford English Dictionary, Gray's Anatomy, and the King James Bible. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:00
  • USA

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And Plenty of Others Never Got Along

By Jamie Proctor

A whisper of memory to transcend the frame of context and the boundary of plot. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Chain of Missing Links (with the Fourth of July)

By Zachary Baiel

Recordings of celebration in a distant land. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 27:50
  • USA

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The Wisdom of Jay Thunderbolt

By Brendan Baker, Nick van der Kolk & Nick Williams

Jay Thunderbolt's business card is a little mysterious. It reads, "Thunderbolt - Party Naked" and gives a phone number. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 1:01
  • USA

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One-Minute Vacations

By Aaron Ximm

The world makes its own music, but we rarely listen with fresh ears says Aaron Ximm, sound artist, field recordist and founder of quietamerican.org. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:29
  • Australia

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Where My Ears Have Been

By Jayne Fenton Keane

Composed from sounds recorded during a residency at the National Science and Technology Museum, Taiwan, this is a story about communication. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 58:29
  • USA

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Re:sound #41: The Dry vs. the Moist Show

By Various producers

This hour: the captivating results of a transcontinental radio collaboration. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:09
  • USA

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Big House / Disclosure

By Mendi and Keith Obadike

Big House/Disclosure is a multimedia project exploring the legacy of slavery, the genesis of house music, and Chicago’s role as the first U.S. city to adopt a Slavery-Era Disclosure Ordinance (which requires companies doing business with the city to reveal if they profited from slavery in the past). (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:00
  • Canada

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All You Need is a Wall (in Plato's Cave)

By Sarah Boothroyd

A riff on Plato’s Allegory of the Cave, in which humans are presented as prisoners who spend their entire lives staring at a cave wall, mistaking the shadows they see there for the totality of existence. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:00
  • Canada

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All You Need is a Wall (of Noise)

By Chris Trimmer

A personal account of Hendrick’s adjustment to a hearing impairment, causing him to navigate a world of unwanted sound, is arranged with interviews of two friends recounting a noisy concert experience to help create a perception of what it’s like to live behind a wall of noise. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:34
  • UK

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9/8 (INC)

By London Concrete

A direct reaction to the submission criteria without prior rehearsal. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #65: The Podcast Show

By Various producers

This hour: the intriguing world of experimental podcasts. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 2:24
  • UK

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When did I get turned around?

By Tom Harrison

An exploration of the cacophony and cyclical nature of life. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 2:48
  • USA

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What was it about marriage anyway?

By Austin Mitchell

A distilled conversation between Erica Jong and Studs Terkel, remixed with music. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Time for Change

By Justin Grotelueschen

Boston Common + drum + activist + drunken panhandler = police intervention. (more)

Shortdocs06
  • 2007
  • 2:44
  • Germany, Canada

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House Trap

By Robert Hoare & Steven Sauve

"The best-laid plans of mice and men go oft awry"- Rober Burns, To a Mouse [The mousetrap set recalls a long-forgotten incident in the producer's first residence in Toronto.] (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:57
  • USA

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Bitter Sweet

By Youssef Azmy

Recorded in one take, with only minor effects added. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • IRELAND

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The Problem With Salty Water

By Aoife Allen

An automated teller machine discusses awkward moments, consumer culture and why she needs it to survive. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:50
  • USA

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The Sweetest Meat

By Damian Biniek & Rachel Lyon

A cannibal finds that she no longer has the appetite for the things she used to. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:31
  • USA

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The First Attraction

By Lawrence Lanahan & Bruce Wallace

The myth of Narcissus reimagined: the north pole of a magnet bar falls tragically in love with the north pole of another magnet bar. (more)

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