• 2012
  • 3:31
  • USA

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Someone's Screaming Outside

By Mad Genius

Someone's Screaming Outside revisits the rainy Florida night George Zimmerman met Trayvon Martin, using only 911 calls from that evening and musical samples from YouTube videos reacting to the tragedy. (more)

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  • 2004
  • 5:08
  • Canada

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Radio -- What Do I Do?

By Chandra Bulucon

Chandra Bulucon, sole proprietor of Puppy Machine Productions, recorded a 45-minute phone conversation she had with a friend about her relationship to radio. (more)

Dw
  • 2007
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Frenchie Movie

By Tim Forrest & Jeff Peters

"No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main . . . any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in mankind, and therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; it tolls for thee." - John Donne (1572-1631) (more)

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  • 2014
  • 0:00
  • UK

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Chance

By Sarah Boothroyd

Turn right and you'll meet the man or woman of your dreams. Turn left and you'll get hit by a car. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #177 The Symphonies Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: what happens when we open our ears to the surprising symphonies all around us. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:04
  • USA

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#0000ff is Blue

By Chris Pollard

No music, no human voices, computers are the future. (more)

Sd12_blue_pollard
  • 2005
  • 89:47
  • USA

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Sounds Loved and Sounds Lost

By Aaron Ximm

This session is: 1) A brief survey of field recording by that and other names, with an emphasis on non-pragmatic applications of recording technology such as musique concrete (last century) and phonography (this one); (more)

Aaronx_pidgey
  • 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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  • 2005
  • 58:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #22: The Fish Story Show

By Various producers

This hour: a beached whale in Maine, a conversation with the “real” Darth Vader, school kids deconstruct the work of one of America’s most difficult poets, and more. (more)

Flightseries_5
  • 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)

Shortdocs_07
  • 2003
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Ruby

By Susan Stone

A deaf-mute, lovelorn waitress has written a friend of her fractured heart. It's a garbled world in which Ruby spins between love, lust, and a bus ticket to California. (more)

Signlanguage_newsite
  • 2010
  • 2:54
  • USA

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A Cold Freezin Night - 13

By Michael Ferstenfeld

Austin, Texas based experimental performance art group Happiness is a Choice use improvisation and their unique style of meta-theater to learn about each other and about the moments that they share on stage. (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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  • 1976
  • 8:53
  • USA

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Object Piece

By Randy Thom

Based on a short story by Drury Pifer, Object Piece is the story of a man digging his own grave after he loses his wife to a friend. (more)

Mojave-desert_newsite
  • 2007
  • 2:32
  • USA

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Hickory Dickory Mouse

By Karen Michel

A story of nursery rhymes and life with mice. (more)

Shortdocs_07
  • 2006
  • 58:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #58: The 99 Ways Show

By Various producers

This hour: 99 Ways to Tell a Radio Story, an audio experiment orchestrated by the Third Coast Festival in collaboration with cartoonist Matt Madden. (more)

Flightseries_5
  • 2008
  • 28:45
  • UK

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Hearts, Lungs, and Minds

By John Wynne

Hearts, Lungs, and Minds is a “composed documentary” by sound artist John Wynne, who spent a year as an artist in residence at Harefield Hospital, one of the world’s leading centers for heart and lung transplants. (more)

Shoes Tcf-winner-award
  • 2003
  • 9:01
  • USA

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Heat

By Susan Stone

In this short radio play, the consequences of living life in a tinderbox are revealed through a series of scenes taking place within their various rooms. (more)

Palmtree2_newsite
  • 2010
  • 2:27
  • USA

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A Cold Freezin Night - 14

By David Newman

A stranger moves slowly through town and reflects on all that has happened. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 2:50
  • USA

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Elevated (Grand Chicago)

By Aaron Ximm

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)

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