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The Debatable Podcast

Nov 5, 2016

FLOYD NORMAN, Disney's first African-American animator, joins me to discuss the new documentary covering his life, Floyd Norman: An Animated Life. Directed by Michael Fiore & Erik Sharkey, the film covers the many arcs Norman has had in his long life; from Disney to educational filmmaking to combating ageism in an...


Nov 5, 2016

LIZ & JIMMY REED, creators of Cuddles and Rage, join me to talk about their new book, Sweet Competition. We touch on their promotion tour, their short film, Cooking with Dr. Taquito, how they handle criticism and how they've cultivated the C&R brand. We had a great talk!


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Sep 4, 2016

Writer and film critic, MATT ZOLLER SEITZ, joins me to talk about his new book, The Oliver Stone Experience, a beautifully conceived, edited & photographed retrospective on the career of one of America's last great auteurs. We talk about Stone's personality and aesthetic, the creation of the book and how his films fit...


Aug 24, 2016

Writer and podcast host, ELWOOD JONES, joins me for a cult and exploitation primer. We talk about the dirty, redheaded stepchildren of genre film your parents don't want you to see. We also touch on his origins with shock cinema, how British and American cinephiles compare, and how cult cinema is often more enjoyable...


Aug 18, 2016

Friend of the show (and of my real life), JOSEPH WILLIAM LEWIS, returns to talk about his first feature film, A/V, which debuts for free on YouTube this Friday. We talk about casting, writing and production, and how he's matured since "Nowheresville." We also share our thoughts about Suicide Squad at the beginning....