• 2007
  • 3:13
  • USA

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Gifts

By Firestone Mulvaney

Two life-long bachelors kvetch over the phone. (more)

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  • 2001
  • 29:11
  • USA

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The Graying of the Convent

By Mary Beth Kirchner

Documentarian Mary Beth Kirchner lived in a Chicago convent to produce this intimate portrait of aging Catholic nuns. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 89:10
  • USA

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Greenberger and Greenberg: On Story and Music

By David Greenberger & Mark Greenberg

Beyond being atmospheric and scene setting, music can play an active role in audio pieces. David Greenberger has worked with a wide range of musicians and composers for his radio monologues, which are adapted from conversations he has with the elderly. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 22:09
  • USA

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American Student Radio

By Sarah Neal-Estes, Lynn Beavin, Barton Girdwood, Lauren DelPrete, Lauren Linder, Eddie Suarez & Rochelle LeBreck

American Student Radio (ASR) is cultivating your future radio heroes. (more)

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  • 2014
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #195 The Dinner Table Show

By Multiple

This hour: the dinner table and all that it inspires. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 58:31
  • USA

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Re:sound #72: The Retirement Show

By Various producers

This hour: the golden years. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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I Like the Way You Talk

By Eric Markowitz

Baglama begins and ends chopped interviews with seniors about love and death and music. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #143 The Centenarians Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: Stories about people who lived to be 100, and reflections from producer Neenah Ellis on what she learned from these remarkable centenarians. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Red Brick Houses

By Carol Spindel

Here's a conversation with my 92 year-old neighbor Liza about how our neighborhood has changed since 1959, with "Mack the Knife" played on ukelele by fellow neighbor Tom Bassett. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 7:31
  • UK

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An Interior Life

By Laurence Grissell

A meditation on love, loss and loneliness in south London, An Interior Life tells the story of Bernard, an 86-year-old gay man who has been alone since the death of his long term partner. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #167 The Mavis Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: We dedicate most of the show to a profile of Mavis Gallant, who at 90, is looking back on an extraordinary life. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:57
  • USA

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Red White & Bruised

By John Musto & Brian Barnhart Jr

2012 SHORTDOCS WINNER! Don Floyd looks back on his life of eighty years, after surviving a heart attack in March of 2012. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:32
  • USA

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Crown the King: Red Takes Black

By Adam Kampe

2012 SHORTDOCS WINNER! One block from Adam Kampe's apartment sits the Capitol Pool Checkers Club where, each week, men with nicknames like the Hammer, the Pressure Man, and the Razor gather to trash talk over heated games of checkers. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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True Blue Light

By Dave Engen & Robert Jersak

A man with a microphone meets a small town neighbor on a mission. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 7:01
  • USA

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The Pigeon Race

By Rachel James

We may be a bit biased subject-wise, but here's a delightful, sound-rich exploration of an endangered sport and community in Maine that's got it all: history, suspense, expertise and devoted participants both human and winged. (more)

Pigeons4
  • 2014
  • 57:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #192 The Waiting Show

By Multiple

This hour, waiting. Waiting in line, waiting for an organ transplant and waiting for a bus that's never, ever going to come. (more)

Man_waiting
  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • AUS

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Sweet Aunt Nuska

By Jeremy W. & Matt Thomas

Aunt Nuska has lost her appetite and the whole family bonds together to find a remedy for her. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Chain of Missing Links - 3

By Molly Bennett

Mary Amoroso, who just had her ninety-fifth birthday, leaves a confused message on her boyfriend’s answering machine. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:02
  • UK

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The White House

By Daniel Baker

Living next door for years, they soon learn each other's ways, not only to be nosey but also for support. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 9:16
  • USA

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Ruth Ellis

By Neenah Ellis

Ruth Ellis lived to be over 100 years old. She realized in her teens that she was gay but she didn't talk much about it then. (more)

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