Podcast

Ep 734: Joe Berlinger • Meira Blaustein

The Woodstock Film Festival will be presenting a 30th anniversary screening of the seminal documentary "Brothers Keeper" co-directed by Joe Berlinger. He's on the podcast to discuss. Also, co0founder and Executive Director of the festival, Meira Blaustein, makes her return.

Ep 733: Abigail Disney & Kathleen Hughes • Pat McGee

The documentary team of Abigail Disney and Kathleen Hughes have made a film about the dramatic economic disparity in this country called "The American Dream and Other Fairy Tales"; also, Pat McGee with his documentary "From the Hood to the Holler" which follows Kentucky candidate Charlie Booker. Both films open Friday, September 16th.

Ep 732: Mathieu Amalric • Kevin Shaw

The French actor and filmmaker Mathieu Amalric ("The Diving Bell & The Butterfly") has a new dramatic feature opening Friday, September 9th called "Hold Me Tight". Also, documentary filmmaker Kevin Shaw discusses his new film "Let the Little Light Shine".

Ep 731: Drea de Matteo • Tommy Walker & Ross Hockrow

Actor Drea de Matteo ("The Sopranos") is in a new action thriller called "One Way" which opens Friday, September 2. Also, the co-directprs of the documentary "Kaepernick & America" which premieres on demand & streaming platforms on Friday, September 2.

Ep 730: William Fitzsimmons Uncovered!

The singer songwriter William Fitzsimmons is a unique artist who is also one of the hardest working and most prolific journeymen around these days. And he's back on the podcast!

Ep 729: James Ponsoldt • Cherien Dabis

James Ponsoldt ("The Spectacular Npw") returns to discuss his new film "Summering" which opens Friday, August 12th. Also director Cherien Dabis discusses her various projects including directed episodes of "Only Murders In the Building" for Hulu.

Ep 728: Dee Wallace • Andrew Semans

Actor Dee Wallace discusses her careers as an author and actor. This year is the 40th anniversary of "E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial". Also, filmmaker Andrew Semans returns to the show with his new film, "Resurrection" which is currently available on demand and in select theaters.

Ep 726: Ira Deutchman • Lisa Hepner

Filmmaker/distributor/producer Ira Deutchman returns to Filmwax to discuss his latest documentary "Searching for Mr. Rugoff" about indie pioneer distributor/exhbitor Donald Rugoff. And filmmaker Lisa Hepner discusses making her documentary "The Human Trial" about the search for a blue for diabetes and her own experience as a survivor of the disease.

Ep 723: Suzanne Vega

Singer songwriter Suzanne Vega discusses the one woman show she's been developing for decades about the iconic Southern author Carson McCullers. The show was filmed by Filmwax friend Michael Tully.

Ep 722: Lynne Sachs & Paolo Javier • Rebeca Huntt

The experimental filmmaker Lynne Sachs returns to Fimwax to discuss her latest work, "Swerve" which screens at BAMcinemaFest this month. She's joined by poet Paolo Javier. And the director of a new intimate & experimental documentary called "Beba", Rebeca Huntt makes her first appearance.

Ep 721: Jesse Trussell • Emma Pildes & Tia Lessin

Senior Film Program for BAM, Jesse Trussell discusses BAMcinemaFest. The indie film showcase runs from June 21 — 26. Tickets are available. Also, co-directors of the HBO documentary "The Janes", Tia Lessin & Emma Pildes.