Guest Picks: Matthew Akers

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Filmmaker Matthew Akers, co-director of the documentary "Marina Abramovic: The Artist Is Present" recommends the documentary "Tchoupitoulas." Find out what else he recommends.

What have you read or seen over the past year (book, play film, etc…) that moved or surprised you?

     "Tchoupitoulas" documentary [an account of one night in the life of three teenagers from New Orleanians exploring the French Quarter, by Bill and Turner Ross]

What are you listening to right now?

     Toots Thielman's "The Brasil Project Vol. II"

What's the last great book you read?

     Chronicles Vol. I by Bob Dylan

What's one thing you're a fan of that people might not expect?

     Motorcycle racing

What's your favorite comfort food?

     Dark chocolate