• 2003
  • 92:07
  • USA

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The Music of Voices

By Ben Rubin

Creative sound projects are increasingly blurring the lines between radio, audio documentary, sound art, and music. (more)

Musicofvoices
  • 2013
  • 5:14
  • CANADA

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D Minor: The Ice Queen

By Paolo Pietropaolo & Denise Ball

If D minor were a person, who would she be? (more)

Icequeen
  • 2006
  • 2:34
  • Canada

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Hello, I'm Johnny Cash

By Kent Hoffman

A radio producer deals with a case of 'broadcaster's block' by asking the question "What would Johnny do?" (more)

Shortdocs06
  • 2004
  • 9:58
  • Russia

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File Under Soviet Bizarre: Vyacheslav Mescherin's Orchestra of Electro-Musical Instruments

By Charles Maynes

It was the closest thing to Muzak in Russia. This is the story of the rise, fall, and sudden resurgence of the music that dominated television and radio airwaves and whose spacey sounds made it the favorite of the USSR's cosmonauts. (more)

Mescherin2
  • 2009
  • 27:03
  • Russia

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Three Records From Sundown

By Charles Maynes

Nick Drake died in 1974, an unknown songwriter with three failed folk albums to his name. But fast forward to the present, and Drake is considered among the most important musicians of his time. (more)

Drake_piano Tcf-winner-award
  • 2013
  • 2:58
  • USA

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Sweet and Low-Down in My House

By Elena Guobyte

A documentary story of hating, loving, wanting and making sound. (more)

Sd13_guobyte_sweet
  • 2013
  • 61:37
  • USA

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The Organist

By Andrew Leland, Ross Simonini & Jenna Weiss-Berman

The Organist is a monthly experimental arts & culture program produced by the editors of the Believer - the award-winning monthly magazine published by McSweeney's. (more)

Oranist_logotype
  • 2001
  • 31:43
  • Australia

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Von Trapped

By Natalie Kestecher

Von Trapped is a story about a woman obsessed with The Sound of Music, as well as other things Austrian. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 85:31
  • USA

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The Mysterious Production

By Andrew Bird & Jay Ryan

To mark ten amazing years of celebrating sound and story, we’re closing out this year’s Conference with something a little different - a special conversation about inspiration, collaboration, creativity, and storytelling that will leave your ears ringing... in a good way. (more)

Andrew_overshoulder2
  • 2006
  • 2:49
  • USA

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The Mime

By Cyrus Farivar & Rebeka Kouy-Ghadosh

The sounds of Turkish pop star Tarkan melds with possibly the most annoying roommate ever. (more)

Shortdocs06
  • 2010
  • 2:59
  • USA

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All You Need is a Wall - 13

By Mia Lobel

A meditation on big changes, building walls, and breaking them down again. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 56:34
  • UK

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Like Blackpool Went Through Rock

By Sara Parker

In the late 1950s, folk musicians Ewan MacColl and Peggy Seeger and BBC radio producer Charles Parker joined forces on a radio endeavor unlike anything the BBC (or the world, for that matter) had heard before. (more)

Rb
  • 2004
  • 3:35
  • USA

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Seratonin Syndrome

By Ken Nordine

Ken Nordine wonders if the warning pamphlets included with many powerful prescriptions may cause some of us to suffer mild paranoia. (more)

Wordjazz
  • 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)

Mg_cellphone
  • 2008
  • 92:32
  • USA / UK

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Like Blackpool Went Through Rock: The Story of the Radio Ballads

By Sara Parker

Fifty years ago, folksingers Ewan MacColl and Peggy Seeger collaborated with BBC Radio producer Charles Parker to create an amazing body of work - the Radio Ballads. (more)

08conf
  • 2010
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #130: The Chicago Show

By Various

This hour: Chicago. Hogbutcher to the world, jewel of the Midwest, and everything inbetween. (more)

Dabears
  • 2010
  • 3:01
  • USA

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I Didn't Know That (Whozaphone)

By Lacy Roberts

Shelley seeks solitude with her hand-cranked whozaphone, but instead finds a friend in the Outer Limits. (more)

Bo_didn_tknow_whozaphone__roberts
  • 2004
  • 58:29
  • USA

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Re:sound #14: The Travels Show

By Various producers

This hour: a visit to one of the most remote islands on earth, a woman who sings with crickets, an unusual friendship, and a return to Zagreb. (more)

Flightseries_2
  • 2007
  • 3:10
  • USA

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Life Plays On

By Byron Flitsch

An insecure boy discovers, through a saying on a mug, that there is more going on in the lives of others than meets the eye. (more)

Shortdocs_07
  • 2006
  • 2:33
  • USA

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Don't Take the Girl

By Jessica Gonzalez

Musical murder trial with a twist. (more)

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