The Brian Lehrer Show

WNYC (and You!) Read the Gettysburg Address

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

inspired by Ken Burns' call to action to get everyday Americans to read the Gettysburg Address, we made something of our own, with Brian Lehrer, Brooke Gladstone of On The Media, Studio 360's Kurt Andersen, and other producers from WNYC.

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Annotations: The NEH Preservation Project

A 'Lively' Rant on Popular Film, McCarthyism, and Genre Fiction

Friday, February 22, 2013


The writer, critic, editor, filmmaker, television pioneer, and broadcaster Gilbert Seldes comments on censorship, a favorite topic, in this 1953 broadcast of The Lively Arts

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The Leonard Lopate Show

George Stevens, Jr. on the Great Moviemakers

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Writer, director, producer, and founder of the American Film Institute George Stevens, Jr. talks about the art of making movies. Conversations at the American Film Institute with the Great Moviemakers: The Next Generation features interviews with movie directors, producers, writers, actors, cameramen, composers, and editors.

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Studio 360

Special Guest: Walter Murch

Saturday, September 25, 2004

Walter Murch is that rare creature — an artist almost universally considered a master in his field. He edits sound and images for movies. His credits include the Godfather, Apocalypse Now, American Graffiti, The English Patient, The Talented Mr. Ripley, The Conversation, and Cold Mountain.


Studio 360

In What Language

Saturday, November 29, 2003

In the spring of 2001, an Iranian film-maker flew from Hong Kong to Buenos Aires for a film festival. Along the way, he needed to transfer through New York's John F Kennedy airport. But as an Iranian, he needed a special transit visa to pass through the United States. He ...


Studio 360

Lars Von Trier

Saturday, September 27, 2003

These days, a Hollywood movie opens around the world the same time it opens in the U.S. — but Americans see fewer foreign movies than ever. Danish filmmaker Lars Von Trier talks about his perspective on America. Lars Von Trier is the Danish filmmaker who directed Breaking the Waves and ...