American music video director, film director, film producer, and actor
Director F. Gary Gray discusses his personal connection to the NWA biopic Straight Outta Compton.
Jan. 6, 2016from The Treatment
Growing up in Rockford, Illinois, Bing Liu was obsessed with making skateboarding videos with his friends.
May. 17from The Business
I’m Joe Morgenstern. I’ll be back on KCRW next week with more reviews.
May. 10from Film Reviews
Edward Goldman talks about the Eleanor Antin exhibition at LACMA and an exhibition by June Edmonds at Luis de Jesus gallery.
May. 14from Art Talk
The trend in broadcast TV for the past couple of years has been to go all-in on reboots and revivals.
May. 21from Screengrab
At the beginning of Michael McKeever’s play at the Fountain Theatre, we are at the end of a dinner party.
May. 6from Opening the Curtain
The massive media company Endeavor, whose holdings include the talent agency WME, announced it is going public, and looking to raise around $500 million in its IPO.
May. 24from Hollywood Breakdown
Ever since he was a child, Clark Strand has awoken in the middle of the night and gone out walking. One night a voice spoke directly in his ear, saying, “Don’t go out tonight.
May. 14from Nocturne
An episode where Jeff finds little things on the forest floor and hands them to you...metaphorically speaking.
May. 22from Here Be Monsters
In sunkissed Los Angeles shade is a luxury. Reporter Sam Bloch explains why, and what needs to change for Mayor Eric Garcetti to plant 90,000 trees.
May. 21from Design and Architecture