Sara Fishko

Sara Fishko appears in the following:

Realism and Rebellion

Thursday, February 07, 2019

For a time in Italy after World War II, reality was the height of drama.

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Empire

Thursday, January 31, 2019

From the archives: In 1964, Warhol made a masterpiece of metropolitan cinema: an 8-hour continuous shot of the Empire State Building.

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Nichols and May

Thursday, January 24, 2019

From the archives: Years after their careers diverged, Mike Nichols and Elaine May reunited onstage and rekindled their iconic chemistry.

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Thirteen Body and Souls

Thursday, January 17, 2019

From the archives: An 80-year-old improvisation of a song has a way of taking musicians to inspired places.

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Five Four Time

Thursday, January 10, 2019

From the archives: What do Radiohead, Tchaikovsky, and the Mission Impossible theme have in common? They all use 5/4 time — and make it sound inevitable.

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Unison

Thursday, January 03, 2019

From the archives: There’s a particular synergy that comes from many people doing the same thing.

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The Jazz Loft Radio Series, Episode 1: Introduction

Thursday, December 27, 2018

From the archives: While W. Eugene Smith lived in a rundown loft in Manhattan, he recorded audio tape compulsively. More than two decades after his death, those tapes finally resurfaced.

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Bach Chaconne

Thursday, December 20, 2018

From the archives: Bach's take on the popular, hypnotic musical structure made history.

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Chayefsky

Thursday, December 13, 2018

From the archives: As WNYC’s Sara Fishko tells us, the multiple-Oscar-winning Chayefsky fought to the death for every fierce and furious word he wrote.

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Robert Frank

Thursday, December 06, 2018

From the archives: "The Americans," 60 years later.

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Artie Shaw

Thursday, November 29, 2018

From the archives: Bandleader Artie Shaw is worth remembering for more than just his music.

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Bernstein's Debut

Thursday, November 22, 2018

From the archives: 75 years ago, a brilliant young American conductor stepped onto the podium and made history.

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Jazz Pictures

Thursday, November 15, 2018

A new book tells the story of an iconic image, frame by frame.

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Ida Lupino

Thursday, November 08, 2018

From the archives: One of the most prolific directors of the 1950s was also an actor, a writer, a producer...and a woman.

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Movie Remakes

Thursday, November 01, 2018

From the archives: When is a film ready for a do-over?

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Pakula's Paranoia

Friday, October 26, 2018

The master of anxiety created movies that still reflect our culture, decades later.

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Scott Joplin

Thursday, October 18, 2018

From the archives: Joplin brought ragtime into the light.

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Moran on Monk

Thursday, October 11, 2018

From the archives: According to pianist Jason Moran, the legacy of Thelonious Monk — and his influence on modern music — is alive and well.

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Weinstein's Defender, Renting in the Suburbs, Fishko Takes on Hefner

Thursday, October 04, 2018

Andrew Rice on David Boise. Lisa Prevost on whether to rent or buy in the suburbs. Sara Fishko on the latest episode of The United States of Anxiety. 

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Preview: The Indoor Man (The United States of Anxiety)

Thursday, October 04, 2018

Playboy wasn’t just about the pictures. Hugh Hefner’s magazine helped create the notion that women were there for the taking.

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