The best music documentaries all have one basic thing in common: showing the audience something they haven’t seen before. Essentially, introduce the viewers to something new, or take a novel approach to the familiar. Recent high points in this regard are Brett Morgan’s Moonage Daydream, which offered a unique insight into David Bowie’s life through a stream of consciousness of his artistry; and Edgar Wright’s The Sparks Brothers, a journey through the career of one of the most influential groups in pop and rock history, even though they rarely achieved mainstream success despite more than five decades of output.
This is the first part of our two part series where we introduce up and coming talents in the world of entertainment. On this episode we present actor/filmmaker Sakinah Iman and comedian/storyteller Matt Storrs.
https://youtu.be/kSaKv_2R0HU By Jason Godbey- Creator, No Rest for the Weekend On this special Hollywood Edition of No Rest for the Weekend, PJ King, who you may know as the voice of the reality series Bar Rescue, talks candidly about what it takes to be a working actor in Hollywood. Like the two previous episodes, this … Continue reading Episode 1116: PJ King
For Kentucky, 2020 was an especially difficult year. The Covid-19 crisis compounded with the aftermath of Briana Taylor’s murder highlighted systemic issues in a state that has suffered from stark inequality for decades. As one of the poorest states in the nation, Kentucky has some of the worst access in the U.S. to education, healthcare, … Continue reading FROM THE HOOD TO THE HOLLER Makes Its NY Premiere at Brooklyn Film Festival
This release comes to us from Topic Studios. The new documentary from Topic Studios, Turn Every Page will premiere at this year's Tribeca Festival. The film explores the remarkable decades-long collaboration between two literary legends, writer Robert Caro and his editor Robert Gottlieb, as they race to complete their life’s work. It will be featured … Continue reading TURN EVERY PAGE: THE ADVENTURES OF ROBERT CARO AND ROBERT GOTTLIEB Receives World Premiere at Tribeca Film Festival
Mixtape Trilogy: Stories of the Power of Music is a documentary that explores the unifying power of music and examines the relationship between musical artists and their fans. Featured artists include: Indigo Girls, Vijay Iyer, and Talib Kweli.
https://youtu.be/s1e947qJHYg Hosted by Jason Godbey On this episode we go down under to chat with New Zealand-based director Oscar Kightley talks about his documentary, Dawn Raid. Click here to read our review of the film. Follow us here for more great content, subscribe to our YouTube channel or find us on your preferred podcast app.
The Last Tourist features the world’s leading travel and tourism visionaries including Dr. Jane Goodall (Jane Goodall Institute, United Nations Messenger of Peace), Lek Chailert (Save Elephant Foundation), Gary Knell (National Geographic), Meenu Vadera (Sakha Cabs For Women) and Jonathan Tourtellot (Destination Stewardship Center).
The Last Mountain explores the forces that drove two mountaineers to their untimely deaths – a quarter of a century apart.
Still Working 9 to 5 reunites stars Dolly Parton, Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin and Dabney Coleman from original 9 to 5 film, as well as Rita Moreno from the 9 to 5 TV series, Allison Janney from the Broadway musical, and other stars from the television and stage versions of the classic film.