The Document is KCRW's new kind of mashup of documentaries and radio - telling addictive, real life, right now stories.
Pulling back the dark veil of the Satanic Panic of the 1980s.
Filmmaker Travis Wilkerson brings us the story of the made-in-secret documentary “Underground.”
The story of two films - a narrative and a documentary - made inside a fully functioning, maximum-security prison.
The documentary snubs, insider take and why the genre deserves more than one category at the Oscars.
An Italian filmmaker drives across the country looking for his vision of America.
Here are my Top Ten Documentaries of 2018 (don’t count too closely), in no particular order.
A notorious dictator demands a recut of the documentary about him – or else.
What happens when a prodigy chef realizes his dream, at 19?
Will the cameras kill Alex Honnold on his free solo climb of El Cap?
Oct. 3, 2018
A filmmaker steps out from behind the camera to interview his mom about his family’s excruciating past.
Aug. 21, 2018
The toxic pit that’s the country’s largest Superfund site is a painful reminder of the corruption of Montana’s Copper Kings...and a warning of what corporate spending can still do to…
Jul. 18, 2018
The dark power of dark money!
Jul. 12, 2018
A Grand Slam of an interview with tennis coaching legend Nick Bollettieri.
Jun. 20, 2018
It’s a helluva movie, baby.
Jun. 15, 2018
The most amazing, remarkable, incredible true story ever told.
Jun. 4, 2018
Fact and fiction mixed into a magical film.
May. 16, 2018
The perks and perils of growing up in the family business, traveling the world and making documentary films.
Mar. 21, 2018
A filmmaker and composer pull back the curtain on how they use music to shape the way we experience documentaries.
Mar. 7, 2018
Not a documentary film festival, a celebration of non-fiction film!
Mar. 6, 2018
A story about a Neil Simon play gone bad - and the documentary that was going to make everything better. [Explicit language]
Feb. 21, 2018