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NEA Chairman Jane Chu talks about her ideas for the agency and the place of the arts in her own life.
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Behind the scenes of “Sending Messages,” the award-winning monthly podcast produced by incarcerated youth.
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Meet some of the greatest back-up singers! It may be only "Twenty Feet from Stardom" but director Morgan Neville shows us just how long that walk can be.
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Pratibha Parmar discusses making the recent documentary about an iconic American writer, Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth, which can be seen on the American Masters’ website. [27:59]
Jeff Orlowski. Photo courtesy of Chasing Ice
Jeff Orlowski goes to the Arctic to film James Balog’s documentation of the rapidly disappearing glaciers. We hear all about it. [30:20]
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Here’s a peak at the Screen Actors’ Guild or SAG Award--the show where actors honor actors. [27:58]
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Nancy Buirski discusses her prize-winning documentary, The Loving Story, a look at a couple’s decision to remain a family and challenge Virginia’s miscegenation laws. [31:43]
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The team behind the new app Poems by Heart discuss how they combine great gaming with classic poetry. [28:20]
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In the 2nd part of our interview, Frank Price talks about the business of film making as well as some of the iconic films he’s made, including Tootsie, Gandhi, and Boyz in the Hood. [28:59]
In the first of a two-part interview, Frank Price talks about his early days as a television writer and producer of shows like The Virginian and Columbo. [28:40]