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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 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 66 FATHERLESS with comedian/actor Baron Vaughn

Sup Doc A Documentary Film Podcast with comedians Paco Romane and George Chen Ep 66 FATHERLESS with comedian/actor Baron Vaughn On Ep 66 Paco and George met up with the talented and hilarious  Baron Vaughn to discuss the very personal documentary Baron made called Fatherless. In America, one in four children grow-up in homes led by single mothers. This was the …

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Ep 65 BEST OF ENEMIES with comedian Allen Strickland Williams

Sup Doc A Documentary Film Podcast with comedians Paco Romane and George Chen Ep 65 BEST OF ENEMIES with comedian Allen Strickland Williams On episode 65  we sat down with comedian Allen Strickland Williams to discuss and dissect BEST OF ENEMIES and the relationship between two colossal minds and ideological opposites William F. Buckley Jr. and Gore Vida. Their series of riveting, nationally …

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Ep 62 LO AND BEHOLD with comedian Kristina Wong

Sup Doc A Documentary Film Podcast with Comedians Paco Romane and George Chen Ep 62 LO AND BEHOLD with comedian Kristina Wong Paco Romane and George Chen sit down with comedian/artist Kristina Wong to discuss LO AND BEHOLD, REVERIES OF THE CONNECTED WORLD (2016). Along the way we learn about Kristina’s practice, rapping in Uganda, trolling Trump on twitter, and …

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Ep 55 CRUMB with comedian Wayne Federman

Sup Doc: A Documentary Film Podcast Ep 55 CRUMB with comedian and actor Wayne Federman Paco and George were thrilled to have the comedy legend Wayne Federman over to talk about his favorite documentary CRUMB. Crumb is Terry Zwigoff’s (Ghost World) first film about his longtime friend and bandmate, godfather of underground comics Robert Crumb. This doc soon expands its …

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Ep 54 ACCIDENTAL COURTESY with director Matt Ornstein

Sup Doc: A Documentary Film Podcast EP 54 ACCIDENTAL COURTESY with director Matt Ornstein This episode of Sup Doc is sponsored by GUIDEDOC! George visits the home of the filmmaker Matt Ornstein in Silver Lake. Matt made one of 2016’s most fascinating, complex portraits, ACCIDENTAL COURTESY: Daryl Davis, Race and America. Daryl Davis is an African-American musician who ends up confronting …

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Ep 53 SIRIUS with comedian Ryan Singer

Sup Doc: A Documentary Film Podcast EP 53 SIRIUS with comedian Ryan Singer   The very funny and informative Ryan Singer joined us to talk about Sirius, one of the most successful crowdfunded documentaries in history. The film explores an ongoing grassroots movement to get the U.S. government to reveal what it reportedly knows about UFOs, extraterrestrials and the availability of …

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Ep 52 TICKLED with YACHT

Sup Doc A Documentary Film Podcast EP 52 TICKLED with the band YACHT (Jona Bechtolt and Claire Evans) Paco and George sat down with the band YACHT to talk about the delightfully topsy-turvy doc Tickled. Tickled is a 2016 documentary about “competitive endurance tickling” and videos featuring it, and the practices of those producing the videos, directed by David Farrier …

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EP 51 THE KID STAYS IN THE PICTURE with comedian Henry Phillips

Sup Doc: A Documentary Film Podcast EP 51 THE KID STAYS IN THE PICTURE with comedian Henry Phillips On Episode 51 George Chen and Paco Romane talk with comedian/musician Henry Phillips about his favorite doc THE KID STAYS IN THE PICTURE! Released in 2002, The Kid Stays in the Picture uses Evans’ narration interspersed mostly with photographs from Evans’ life as …

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