Tag Archives: a documentary podcast

Sup Doc Featured on Splitsider!

The cool comedy news website Splitsider featured us in their comedy podcast roundup with a sweet write up about Ep 73 Some Kind Of Monster with comedian Dana Gould! The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We’re here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and …

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Ep 70 STOP MAKING SENSE with actor/musician Tawny Newsome

Sup Doc A Documentary Film Podcast with comedians Paco Romane and George Chen ROCKTOBER all month long we cover music documentaries here at Sup Doc George and Paco visit with actress/improviser/musician Tawny Newsome to discuss her experience cosplaying STOP MAKING SENSE-era Talking Heads for Documentary Now and in a Talking Heads cover band. We talk about Second City, her projects …

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Ep 69 DEVIL AND DANIEL JOHNSTON with musician Kip Uhlhorn

Sup Doc A Documentary Film Podcast Ep 69 DEVIL AND DANIEL JOHNSTON with musician Kip Uhlhorn Sup Doc kicks off the jams with ROCKTOBER, a month long line-up of music docs and great guests. We hit the stage with The Devil and Daniel Johnston with our guest, musician Kip Uhlhorn! (With a guest appearance from Jack) The Devil and Daniel Johnston …

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Ep 68 MAN VS SNAKE with comedian David Huntsberger

Ep 68 MAN VS SNAKE with comedian David Huntsberger Sup Doc A Documentary Film Podcast with comedians Paco Romane and George Chen On Ep68 we talk with comedian David Huntsberger about Man vs Snake: The Long and Twisted Tale of Nibbler the inspirational and outrageous true story of one man’s quest for the highest video game score ever. Man vs Snake: The Long …

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Ep 67 MY BEST FIEND with writer/comedian Bucky Sinister

Sup Doc A Documentary Film Podcast Ep 67 MY BEST FIEND with writer/comedian Bucky Sinister In celebration of Werner Herzog’s birthday Paco and George welcome (long time friend) the very talented writer/comedian Bucky Sinister to Sup Doc. Bucky was very excited to talk about one of his favorite docs My Best Fiend. My Best Fiend (German: Mein liebster Feind – Klaus Kinski, …

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Ep 64 MUSCLE SHOALS with comedian Howard Kremer

Sup Doc A Documentary Film Podcast hosted by comedians Paco Romane and George Chen Ep 64 MUSCLE SHOALS with comedian Howard Kremer On episode 64 of Sup Doc hosts Paco Romane and George Chen sit down with the very talented comedian/musician Howard Kremer. They talk about the 2013 documentary Muscle Shoals celebrating Rick Hall, the founder of FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals, Alabama. The signature “Muscle …

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Ep 63 DECLINE OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION PART II with Bret Berg

Sup Doc A Documentary Film Podcast with comedians Paco Romane and George Chen Ep 63 DECLINE OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION PART II with Bret Berg Hosts Paco Romane and George Chen are joined by Alamo Drafthouse LA programmer Bret Berg to discuss The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years (1988, Penelope Spheeris). As a programmer for Alamo Drafthouse’s upcoming …

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Ep 60 D Tour with musician Pat Spurgeon (part 2)

Sup Doc A Documentary Film Podcast Ep 60 D Tour with musician Pat Spurgeon Part 2 of our talk about D Tour (2009), George interviews drummer Pat Spurgeon, the subject of the documentary. We learn about Pat’s early life as a musician moving from Bloomington to the Bay Area, waiting for organ transplants, and dealing with the medical system while …

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Ep 59 D Tour with filmmaker Jim Granato

Sup Doc A Documentary Film Podcast Ep 59 D Tour with filmmaker Jim Granato *Pat and Jim will also be at a screening Monday June 5th (the same day part 2 of this interview drops) at the Alamo Drafthouse Mission Theater, followed by a Q&A and a live performance from Rogue Wave. Tickets in link.  In the first of this …

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Ep 58 TOWER with animation team Steph Swope and Craig Staggs

Sup Doc A Documentary Film Podcast Ep 58 TOWER with animation team Steph Swope and Craig Staggs On Ep 58 Paco, George and producer Will sit down with the Craig Staggs and Steph Swope (Minnow Mountain) the animation director and producer of the 2016 documentary Tower. Tower is a 2016 animated documentary film directed by Keith Maitland about the 1966 shootings at the …

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