• 2011
  • 0:00
  • Canada

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Cognitive Dissonance: Lightning in a Bottle

By Chris Trimmer

What was the earliest sound ever recorded, or "bottled"? The First Sounds (FS) project, organized by a group of audio historians, scientists, and archivists, is dedicated to exploring these pioneering sounds, and sharing them with the world. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 55:12
  • USA

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These Are a Few of My Favorite Things

By Jad Abumrad

Drawing from radio and beyond, Jad Abumrad shares the stories, sounds, people and projects that have most inspired him over the years, and talked about some of the creative challenges he's faced (and embraced) along the way. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #152 The Sports Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: the drama of sport, the history of sport, the sound of sport and more... (more)

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  • 2012
  • 80:09
  • USA

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AuRa: The Chemistry of Sound

By Paolo Pietropaolo

Our digital age has catalyzed a kind of chemical reaction: the fission of radio into two related but distinct media, Audio and Radio. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 38:00
  • USA

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Annapurna: Memories in Sound

By Aaron Ximm & Bronwyn Ximm

Annapurna: Memories in Sound is an impressionistic sound portrait of the Ximms' trek through the Annapurna Circuit, a popular three-week hiking trip through the Himalayas to Nepal. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 5:46
  • USA

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Sound Design From Hell

By Jonathan Mitchell

Film sound designer Steve Boeddeker demonstrates how sound can be used to enhance the emotional impact of a scene. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 28:51
  • Australia

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The Blacksmith's Song

By Hamish Sewell

After the death of his wife, renowned blacksmith artist Steve Weis moved from Toowoomba to Kin Kin on the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, Australia. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 0:00
  • USA, CAN

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2013 ShortDocs Winners

By Sam Agee, Jenny Asarnow, Alix Blair, Kelly Jones & Mary T. Diorio Schilling

We have winners! (more)

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  • 2012
  • 73:00
  • USA

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Radio 2.0

By Silvain Gire

(Or: We couldn't change the world, so we changed radio.) (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:54
  • USA

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All You Need is a Wall - 15

By Alexander Stephens

A young man, lost in sound, finds his way through the wall. (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)

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  • 2010
  • 3:01
  • Scotland

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I Didn't Know That - 7

By Rowan D G Corkill

A first- hand account of a strange event overheard on a bus. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:20
  • Spain

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Blue Radio Day 2012

By Chuse Fernandez

Children voices calling to radio days. (more)

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  • 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)

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  • 2011
  • 13:31
  • Canada

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Signal to Noise

By Paolo Pietropaolo

What happens when you work with sound everyday -- listening to it, recording it, manipulating it -- and then one day, one of those sounds sticks around for good? (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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  • 2010
  • 2:55
  • USA

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Chain of Missing Links (A Case of Musical Stairs)

By Joanna Stein & Nicole Beemsterboer

Producers Joanna Stein and Nicole Beemsterboer take their ears underground and find the origin of some mysterious music. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 84:05
  • USA

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Out of Thin Air: Sound Design for Radio

By Steven Tilley

At its most exciting, radio is a completely immersive listening experience. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 77:06
  • USA

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Audio in Space

By Tim Halbur

Producing great audio experiences becomes challenging in entirely new ways when you go beyond the stereo field, and add the dimension of actual physical space (say, a person with an iPod in Central Park.) (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Chain of Missing Sounds

By Caleb Winebrenner

A sonic piece about the absence of sonicness. (more)

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