Brad Bird



Writer and director of Pixar's Oscar-nominated Ratatouille, and Oscar-winning The Incredibles; director of the beautiful animated film, Iron Giant, and consultant on The Simpsons, King of the Hill and The Critic; winner of the Writers' Guild 'Lifetime Achievement' Award

Brad Bird on KCRW

Brad Bird: Mission Impossible-Ghost Protocol

from The Treatment

Another Visit with Pixar's Big Bird

from The Business

Pixar's Big Bird

from The Business

More from KCRW

Musician and actor, and author Steven Van Zandt on being in the right place at the right time.

from The Treatment

Host Jonathan Bastian talks with David Whyte about the power of the written and spoken word.

from Life Examined

At the maximum security state prison Attica in upstate New York, more than 1000 inmates overwhelmed dozens of guards and civilian prison workers, and took control of the prison 50…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

“Martita, I Remember You/Martita, te recuerdo” is a bilingual new book by Sandra Cisneros.

from Bookworm

The new Netflix documentary “Procession” follows Dan Laurine and five other victims of sexual abuse by Catholic priests, as they use drama to ease the burden of their traumatic…

from The Business

Director and actor Rebecca Hall on finding the language to understand her family’s complex history

from The Treatment

Hollywood studios are tightening up their COVID-19 vaccine requirements. This is a safety issue but also a financial one.

from Hollywood Breakdown

Atsuro Riley says he wrote “Heard-Hoard” with a kind of pacing he could feel in his body.

from Bookworm

On November 13, hundreds of producers from around the world — from India to Ireland, London to Las Vegas, Sydney to Santa Monica — revved up their recorders to make an audio story…

from Special Programming