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Ep 259: Robert Downey, Sr.
by Adam Schartoff
December 3rd, 2014

The father of underground cinema in America, Robert Downey, Sr., is the guest on this special episode of the podcast.

Live Documentary Master Class With Sam Green
by Kate Gellene
November 26th, 2014

Rooftop Filmmakers’ Fund Grantee and Oscar nominated filmmaker Sam Green talks film as experience and his “live docmentary” format at DCTV December 2nd.

Ep 258: Robert Longstreet
by Adam Schartoff
November 26th, 2014

Actor Robert Longstreet is the guest in this feisty Thanksgiving holiday episode of the podcast.

Ep 257: Ana Lily Amirpour & Sheila Vand / Jason Ritter / Maya Erdelyi
by Adam Schartoff
November 22nd, 2014

The director of A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, Ana Lily Amirpour & her lead actress, Sheila Wand in the first segment; actor Jason Ritter who is in a new film, Always Woodstock, is the second segment; animator Maya Erdelyi in the last segment.

Ep 256: Lacey Schwartz / Brian Wilson & Tony Hale / Nicky Vreeland
by Adam Schartoff
November 19th, 2014

In this episode sponsored by Reel Works, guests include Lacey Schwartz with her documentary Little White Lie; Brian Wilson & Tony Hale discuss the screening of their film A Will For the Woods; and the subject of a new documentary, Monk With a Camera, Nicky Vreeland.

A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night Hits Theaters November 21st
by Maria
November 14th, 2014

Summer Series alum A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night hits select theaters on November 21st! Don’t miss the world’s first Iranian vampire spaghetti western.

Ep 255: Josephine Decker
by Adam Schartoff
November 14th, 2014

Filmmaker Josephine Decker discusses her two new film, Butter on the Latch & Thou Wast Mild and Lovely, on this Fandor-sponsored episode of the podcast.

Ep 254: Frederick Wiseman
by Adam Schartoff
November 12th, 2014

The legendary documentarian Frederick Wiseman talks about making his latest work, National Gallery.

Ep 253: Ingrid Veninger / Melissa Silverstein
by Adam Schartoff
November 8th, 2014

My guests include Toronto-based filmmaker & founder of Punk Films,Ingrid Veninger; and Women and Hollywood blogger —and now pocaster— Melissa Silverstein.

Ep 252: Dick Cavett
by Adam Schartoff
November 4th, 2014

Talk show host legend Dick Cavett is the guest in this extended conversation. Cavett has a new book which just came out called Brief Encounters and published by Henry Holt.

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