• 2013
  • 3:00
  • CANADA

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Sour Food Slam

By Abby Ainsworth and Lindsay Kutner

A poetry slam poking fun at the absurd "foodie" culture. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:59
  • CANADA

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Dear Sweet Mike Levey

By Heather Kitching

An ode to the late great infomercial host and to the realization that we all hunger for something. (more)

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  • 2003
  • 85:45
  • USA

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Megaphone

By Damali Ayo, Ahri Birnbaum, Jonathan Mitchell, Dmae Roberts & Sandy Tolan

How do documentary producers and artists address the most common issues in the news and shed new light on them? (more)

Megaphone_pidgey
  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • France

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Both My Houses (Ma Maison En Deux)

By Marjorie Van Helteren

You live in media you watch and listen to. I live in France, listen in Britain and dream outside. (more)

Shortdocs06
  • 2004
  • 77:09
  • USA

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Gen Next: Youth Producers Share Their Work - Part One

By Cindy Carpien

It's common enough to learn about youth culture through the observations of experts and adults, but so much more intriguing to hear it straight from the hearts and minds of the teenagers navigating through their own worlds. (more)

Youthfri
  • 2013
  • 2:42
  • USA

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A Sweet Ear

By Jackie Sojico

The case for why we crave pop music as part of our musical diet. (more)

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  • 2001
  • 60:08
  • USA

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Talking Story

By Paul Auster, Robert Krulwich & Jacki Lyden

The Kitchen Sisters skillfully lead this panel about creative and unusual approaches and techniques for producing compelling radio stories, including what can be learned from other media, like television and film. (more)

Talkingstory
  • 2012
  • 71:52
  • USA

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Own Your Thing (Day 2)

By John Barth, Martina Castro, Roman Mars & Francesca Panetta

Independent producers have always had to fend for themselves, but today the building blocks for independent success - creating great work, reaching real audiences, making money, controlling your destiny - are falling into place in new ways. (more)

Conf12_oyt_rm
  • 2008
  • 2:57
  • Canada

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Ad Absurdum

By Sarah Boothroyd

A herd of marketing hits, cliches and platitudes, featuring a chorus of cats and two pounds of Velveeta. (more)

Shortdocs08
  • 2007
  • 2:59
  • USA

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You Make My Heart Go

By John Biewen

A meandering train of thought arrives at a Dollar Storey connnection just in time. (more)

Shortdocs_07
  • 2006
  • 58:29
  • USA

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Re:sound #39: The Radio Show

By Various producers

This hour: the strange, storied, hodgepodge history of radio. (more)

Flightseries_1
  • 2006
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #48: The Flux Show

By Various producers

This hour: two stories from RTE's Flux with Ronan Kelly. (more)

Flightseries_4
  • 2013
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Bitter Destruction, Sweet Return

By Emily Files

Six people working at restaurants near the Boston Marathon explosions share their experiences as they re-open their doors to customers hungry for the city to return to normal. (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
  • 80:53
  • USA

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The Wonders of Narcissism

By Sean Cole

Let's face it: you're funny and cunning and smart and insightful; disarming, direct, and hopelessly attractive. Why not give the people what they want -- more you! Sure you're not what the story is about. (more)

07conf
  • 2001
  • 38:25
  • USA

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The Century in Sound: An American's Perspective

By Adam Phillips

Voice of America’s The Century in Sound is a radio documentary that chronicles the entire 20th century without narration. (more)

Centuryinsound
  • 2007
  • 2:50
  • Canada

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Mr. Right

By Inge Hoonte

Searching for your ideal partner can be exhausting, even with the help of personal ads. (more)

Mr
  • 2006
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #37: The Studs Show

By Various producers

This hour: the indomitable Studs Terkel. (more)

Flightseries_1
  • 2007
  • 2:58
  • USA

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Hot Lips

By Yuko Kodama

Hot Lips was my role model. (more)

Shortdocs_07
  • 2005
  • 58:58
  • USA

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The Ring & I: The Passion, The Myth, The Mania

By Jad Abumrad , Aaron Cohen & Elena Park

The grandeur and power of Wagner’s monumental work, The Ring Cycle, has permeated our culture to the point that “Wagnerian” is used as an adjective. (more)

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