Davis Guggenheim

documentary filmmaker

Guest

Documentary filmmaker of An Inconvenient Truth, the Oscar-winning film about global warming, Waiting for Superman, which advocates for teacher reform and charter schools, and He Named Me Malala, which profiles activist Malala Yousafzai and her family

Davis Guggenheim on KCRW

Davis Guggenheim won an Oscar in 2007 for the Al Gore climate-change documentary, An Inconvenient Truth.

Davis Guggenheim's Career Evolution

Davis Guggenheim won an Oscar in 2007 for the Al Gore climate-change documentary, An Inconvenient Truth.

from The Business

WEB BONUS: Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim joins Elvis Mitchell for a Q&A following a screening of He Named Me Malala at LACMA.

Davis Guggenheim: He Named Me Malala

WEB BONUS: Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim joins Elvis Mitchell for a Q&A following a screening of He Named Me Malala at LACMA.

from The Treatment

The new documentary  He Named Me Malala  tells the story of the young activist Malala Yousafzai, whose outspoken advocacy of education for girls made her the target of the Taliban.

Davis Guggenheim, 'He Named Me Malala'

The new documentary He Named Me Malala tells the story of the young activist Malala Yousafzai, whose outspoken advocacy of education for girls made her the target of the Taliban.

from The Business

More from KCRW

The essential Southern California music festival builds on last year’s triumphant, post-pandemic-hiatus return with 2023 dates slated for April 14-16 and 21-23.

from Music News

The Business reviews Hollywood’s top stories: Wall St. ditches streaming, Netflix adapts, Warner Bros. slashes costs and Disney has a new management shake-up.

from The Business

This week on The Treatment, Elvis sits down with Charlotte Wells, director of the acclaimed film “Aftersun.”

from The Treatment

Sue Carpenter ran a pirate radio station called KBLT from her Silver Lake apartment in the late 90s. Now it’s been reimagined as an interactive experience.

from Greater LA

Brian Tyree Henry breaks down his lead role in “Causeway,” the grief and healing process, and his approach to acting.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

On this special edition of the Hollywood Breakdown, we take a look ahead on whether writers will strike and whether there will be a mega-studio deal in 2023.

from Hollywood Breakdown

This week on The Treatment, Elvis sits down with director Elegance Bratton, whose film “The Inspection” is based on his experience as a queer Black man who goes from being homeless to…

from The Treatment

Though the “Top Gun” and “Avatar” sequels provided Hollywood some relief, the industry is not back to normal, and studios have adopted different strategies for survival.

from Hollywood Breakdown

Repairing the Whittier Narrows Dam was reclassified in 2016 from “high urgency” to “very high urgency” by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

from Greater LA