Movies

Classical Music for the Big Screen

Thursday, Jan 13, 2011 at 1:06 p.m.

Classical music fans can now enjoy the Metropolitan Opera or the LA Philharmonic in movie theaters across the country.

Holiday Movies

Wednesday, Nov 24, 2010 at 12:06 p.m.

From Voldemort to Valerie Plame, we look at the films hitting the silver screen this holiday season.

Wildlife Photography: Natural or Staged?

Thursday, Oct 21, 2010 at 1:06 p.m.

We go behind the scenes to explore the challenges and ethics of making a wildlife film.

"The Other City"

Thursday, Jun 17, 2010 at 12:27 p.m.

We speak with the people behind a new documentary film that explores HIV/AIDS epidemic in Washington, D.C.

48 Hour Film Project

Thursday, May 6, 2010 at 12:30 p.m.

We'll hear about the results of the competition, known as the 48 Hour Film Project in which teams compete to make a short movie.

"Casino Jack"

Thursday, Apr 29, 2010 at 1:22 p.m.

We chat with Oscar-winning filmmaker Alex Gibney about his latest work: "Casino Jack and the United States of Money."

South America's Emerging Voices

Monday, Mar 29, 2010 at 1:32 p.m.

Mining past military dictatorships for political thrillers on the screen...

D.C.'s Environmental Film Festival

Tuesday, Mar 16, 2010 at 1:42 p.m.

We get a taste of the more than 150 films being shown at this year's Environmental Film Festival.

The Future of Your Cable Box

Tuesday, Jan 26, 2010 at 12:25 p.m.

watching your favorite movies and TV shows these days is just a mouse click away. So why pay for the cable box on your TV set?

The Art of The Toast

Wednesday, Dec 23, 2009 at 1:06 p.m.

Paul Dickson has spent decades documenting the best (and worst) of toasting. We explore the anatomy of a great graces, blessings and holiday toasts.

Sharing Holiday Movies

Wednesday, Dec 23, 2009 at 12:06 p.m.

We'll guide you through the holiday home video rental picks -- whether you prefer "It's a Wonderful Life" or "Bad Santa."

2009: The Year in Obituaries

Looking back on those who left us in 2009: from journalistic giants like William Safire and Robert Novak to a godfather of British furniture making.

A Merger In Motion - The Comcast-NBC Deal

The proposed acquisition of NBC by the cable giant Comcast is sending shockwaves through the technology sector -- we measure the potential fallout.

Movie Magic

Tuesday, Nov 24, 2009 at 1:32 p.m.

Our panel of cinophiles looks at some of the new movies hitting the theaters for the holidays.

Teenage Crime and Pop Culture

Monday, Oct 19, 2009 at 12:06 p.m.

We talk with local author George Pelecanos and Vinny Schiraldi, head of D.C.'s Department of Youth Rehabilitation Services, about the intersection of pop-culture, crime and reform.

The Kojo Nnamdi Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.