KCRW's The Document The Document is a new kind of mash-up between documentaries and radio. It goes beyond clips and interviews, mining great stories from the raw footage of documentaries present, past and in-progress. A new episode is available every other Wednesday on iTunes and wherever fine podcasts are downloaded.
KCRW's The Document

KCRW's The Document

From KCRW

The Document is a new kind of mash-up between documentaries and radio. It goes beyond clips and interviews, mining great stories from the raw footage of documentaries present, past and in-progress. A new episode is available every other Wednesday on iTunes and wherever fine podcasts are downloaded.

Most Recent Episodes

"Circus of Books" - The Jewish Factor

Making a film with mom, dad, and LA's most beloved gay porn store.

Preschool Panic

Pulling back the dark veil of the Satanic Panic of the 1980s.

Underground

Filmmaker Travis Wilkerson brings us the story of the made-in-secret documentary "Underground." How did director Emile de Antonio manage to find - and film - the wanted fugitives of the leftist Weather Underground?

A Hard Truth

The story of two films - a narrative and a documentary - made inside a fully functioning, maximum-security prison.

Lamerica

An Italian filmmaker drives across the country looking for his vision of America.

The Yellow Laugh

A notorious dictator demands a recut of the documentary about him – or else.

Chef Flynn

What happens when a prodigy chef realizes his dream, at 19?

Free Solo

Will the cameras kill Alex Honnold on his free solo climb of El Cap?

Return to Rockford

A filmmaker steps out from behind the camera to interview his mom about his family's excruciating past.

Dark Money

The toxic pit that's the country's largest Superfund site is a painful reminder of the corruption of Montana's Copper Kings...and a warning of what corporate spending can still do to democracy today.