Third Coast International Audio Festival

Saturday, February 6, 2010 8-10pm Producer: Third Coast and PRI Listen Again on PRX The Third Coast International Audio Festival and PRI, Public Radio International, bring the best new documentaries produced worldwide to the US airwaves in a this two hour special. Hosted by award-winning writer, producer, and humorist Gwen Macsai, the featured documentaries, all […]

Making a Documentary Film

We usually think of movies as a temporary escape from reality, but movies about real people and the real world are now enjoying a surge of popularity. In a world of reality television and 24-hour news, we’ve gotten used to watching “real life” on the small screen, and movies like Super Size Me and Michael Moore’s films have parlayed that into box office success. This Monday three local documentary filmmakers give us a behind-the-scenes look at what goes into the making of a documentary, why they are so compelling to produce, and how they find the stories that need to be told. Listen to the Show