Mike Schlitt

Mike Schlitt

Historian and Producer, 'The Document'

Guest

Mike Schlitt is a producer for The Document. An amateur historian who is traveling around the country throughout the 2016 presidential election, collecting voices and trying to find out what it means to be an American citizen today, he is also a contributor to Press Play. 

Mike Schlitt on KCRW

Making a film with mom, dad, and LA’s most beloved gay porn store.

“Circus of Books” - The Jewish Factor

Making a film with mom, dad, and LA’s most beloved gay porn store.

from The Document

Pulling back the dark veil of the Satanic Panic of the 1980s.

Preschool Panic

Pulling back the dark veil of the Satanic Panic of the 1980s.

from The Document

Filmmaker Travis Wilkerson brings us the story of the made-in-secret documentary “Underground.”

Underground

Filmmaker Travis Wilkerson brings us the story of the made-in-secret documentary “Underground.”

from The Document

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