KCRW's UnFictional

KCRW's UnFictional

From KCRW

UnFictional is a program of storytellers and documentaries that cover the ground between the sophisticated and the profane. Audiences will hear captivating stories of real life told by writers and performers with a talent for tales that will suck you in. The program also features documentaries created by the most talented producers from around the country. UnFictional is one part of the Independent Producer Project, an initiative to cultivate and support the work of independent radio producers and other writers and artists. The idea is to create a clearinghouse of creativity both online and on the air.The program is hosted and curated by KCRW producer, Bob Carlson. He has an ear for compelling radio stories that are funny, sad, sincere and often dark. Listen for stories of hometowns and family secrets, as well as tales of drugs, sex, and aliens (both extraterrestrial and earthbound.) The stories on UnFictional will stick in your head like a memory.More from KCRW's UnFictional »

Most Recent Episodes

My Life of Crime

All it takes is a sudden thought, a snap decision, that sends you down a road of lawlessness.

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Where Nobody Knows Your Name

Sometimes you find yourself in an unfamiliar place. A foreign country, jail, or maybe just the wrong smoky club...

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Joe Frank: Downfall

Created in adversity, against all odds, and finished yesterday in the ICU of a major hospital. (Repeat)

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Last Chance to Evacuate Earth

A story of lost souls, close calls and web design.

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UnFictional Holiday Special 2015

A holiday broadcast presentation of UnFictional, featuring some of the show's best stories.

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Skylarking

A meditation on the joys of laying back and looking up at a big blue sky.

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Barcelona: The View from the Streets

A tour through the life? of the tour guide.

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Tough Guy

A couple of stories about badass dads who don?t care what you think. (Repeat)

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