The Daily Buzz from the Sundance Film Festival returns to KCPW’s airwaves from January 27th through February 7th, 2020. This series is recorded on-site in Park City, Utah during Sundance and features interviews with some of the most important voices in the entertainment industry, including directors, actors, producers, festival directors and journalists in the independent film world. Check back daily during the festival for updated podcasts.
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The martini of our Slamdance and Sundance coverage starts with an ambush film! Award-winning filmmaker Ondi Timoner joins the Daily Buzz to talk about COMING CLEAN with her producers David Turner and Zach Bidner. The director of indie hits like DIG! and WE LIVE IN PUBLIC (which both won Grand Jury Prize Awards at Sundance in previous years), Timoner brought COMING CLEAN sans official festival […]
We’re almost at the end with our 2020 Slamdance and Sundance Film Festival coverage. First up on our fifth bonus episode is a conversation with filmmaker Patricia Vidal Delgado and lead actress, Monica Betancourt, about their film LA LAYENDA NEGRA. The film examines the life of an undocumented teenager and the battles she face while she tries to stay in America. […]
Another bonus episode from Slamdance and Sundance Film Festival takes us first to an interview with filmmaker Maite Alberdi. Her documentary film, THE MOLE AGENT, finds an older private investigator staged as a mole inside a retirement home to watch over a concerned family’s mother. We also speak with the first female Saudi filmmaker (and Sundance World Cinema Dramatic Juror), Haifaa […]
Our third bonus episode of the Daily Buzz from Slamdance and Sundance 2020 starts with interviews with seasoned documentary filmmaker Steve James and subjects Amara Enyia and Maze Jackson from his new episodic, CITY SO REAL. Hear about the kaleidoscope of voices collected during a heated mayoral election of America’s third largest city, Chicago. Next, […]
Another day, another bonus episode from Slamdance and Sundance Film Festival 2020! Hear from filmmaker Michael Almereyda about his Alfred P. Sloan Feature Film Prize winner, TESLA, starring Ethan Hawke, Hannah Gross, Kyle MacLachlan, and Eve Hewson. It’s not about the electric cars! It’s about the life of young Nikola Tesla. Then listen to Natasha Gregson […]