Tag Archives: movies

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

Ep 49 BARRY with screenwriter Adam Mansbach

Sup Doc: A Documentary Film Podcast EP 49 BARRY with screenwriter Adam Mansbach On this episode of Sup Doc Paco sits down with writer Adam Mansbach who wrote the biopic “Barry” currently available on Netflix. Barry is set in the year 1981 and focuses on the future president Barack Obama as he struggles to figure out his identity as he moves …

Read More »

Ep 40 JOAN RIVERS: A PIECE OF WORK with comedian Julia Prescott

Sup Doc: A Documentary Film Podcast On episode 40 we delve into the life of a comedy great via the 2010 documentary, Joan Rivers: A Piece Of Work. Thanks to an internship, our guest Julia Prescott was able to bring her mom to the 2009 Comedy Central Roast of Joan Rivers, one of the high points of the film. Paco and …

Read More »

Ep 32 DEEP WATER with music journalist Ned Raggett

Sup Doc – A Documentary Podcast Great Docs. Interesting People. Strong Opinions. *Sup Doc is now on Patreon! You can support the show HERE! Comedians Paco Romane and George Chen chat with interesting people with strong opinions about their favorite documentaries. You’ll learn a lot about a doc and even more about our guests. This isn’t your run of the mill comedy-interview-documentary …

Read More »

Ep 29 THE CARTER / ROOM 237 with musician William Hutson

william hutson carter room237 on sup doc podcast

Sup Doc – A Documentary Podcast Great Docs. Interesting People. Strong Opinions. *Sup Doc is now on Patreon! You can support the show HERE! Comedians Paco Romane and George Chen chat with interesting people with strong opinions about their favorite documentaries. You’ll learn a lot about a doc and even more about our guests. This isn’t your run of the mill comedy-interview-documentary …

Read More »