• Comedian

Ep 51 KID STAYS IN THE PICTURE with comedian Henry Phillips

On Episode 51 Sup Doc hosts George Chen and Paco Romane talk with comedian and musician Henry Phillips about his favorite doc THE KID STAYS IN THE PICTURE! Released in 2002, The Kid Stays in the Picture uses Evans' narration interspersed mostly with photographs from Evans' life as well as brief film footage from films such as Love Story, The Sun Also Rises, Rosemary's Baby, Chinatown, and The Godfather just to name a few...what makes this doc so great is Evans himself and how he changed Hollywood. Henry Phillips has been seen and heard performing his twisted songs and stories on ‘Comedy Central Presents’, ABC’s ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’, as well as satellite and terrestrial radio nationwide. Read More
  • Live

Ep 50 MEMORIAL DAY 2000 live at SF Sketchfest 2017

Sup Doc RETURNS to SF Sketchfest! With hosts Paco Romane and George Chen for a special FREE event with panelist Cory Sklar (Illogical Contraption), Emily Van Dyke, and Frankie G (Killing My Lobster, Narcissists Anonymous) and Melissa McQueen (The World Famous Comedy Store, Hollywood Improv Comedy Club) Last year’s Sketchfest show was awesome and we’re back for more! We screened the cult “found footage” short Memorial Day 2000 and then turned the mics on our panel to dissect, debate and discuss with hilarious results. Topics include our own youthful indiscretions, Juggalos, Springer, Faygo, Warped Tour, Northern Cities Vowel Shift, what constitutes a documentary, camping fails, and much more. We even get to hear Paco play piano. Read More
  • Writer

Ep 49 BARRY with screenwriter Adam Mansbach

On this episode of Sup Doc Paco sits down with writer Adam Mansbach who wrote the biopic Barry currently available on Netflix. Barry is set in the year 1981 and focuses on the future president Barack Obama as he struggles to figure out his identity as he moves between various different communities and social circles while attending Columbia University. We also talk about race and identity, why he wrote his best-seller Go The Fuck To Sleep, working with Alan Zweibel, and his method and inspiration to write Barry. Barry is a 2016 American drama film directed by Vikram Gandhi about Barack Obama's life at Columbia University in 1981. It stars Devon Terrell, Anya Taylor-Joy, Jason Mitchell, Ashley Judd, Jenna Elfman, Ellar Coltrane, Avi Nash and Linus Roache. It was selected to be screened in the Special Presentations section at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival. The film was released on Netflix on December 16, 2016. Read More
  • Comedian

Ep 48 DEATH OF SUPERMAN LIVES with comedian Bert DiVietri

Paco and George sit down with comedian Bert DiVietri to talk about his favorite documentary The Death of “Superman Lives”: What Happened? Director John Schnepp’s 2015 film looks at the infamous Tim Burton reboot of Superman starring Nicholas Cage, which never got made. We talk to Bert about DC vs. Marvel, fantasy casting, Kevin Smith, Jon Peters’s headlocks, fandom, and more. You can find the film at http://www.tdoslwh.com and it’s also available on Showtime. Read More
  • Host Review

Ep 47 YEAR END REVIEW with host Paco Romane

Sup Doc: A Documentary Film Podcast Ep 47 YEAR END REVIEW with host Paco Romane On EP 47 host Paco Romane talks about his favorite docs he watched in 2016, goes thru listener mail and... Read More
  • Comedian

Ep 46 HOME MOVIE with comedian Amy Miller

Sup Doc: A Documentary Film Podcast Ep 46 HOME MOVIE with comedian Amy Miler Sup Doc Ep46: Hosts George Chen and Paco Romane sit down with comedian Amy Miller (Last Comic Standing, Kill Rock Stars)... Read More

Spotify Playlist

Here’s a Spotify playlist of our past (and upcoming) guests on the show! It ranges from comedy and storytelling to music, including William Hutson and Jonathan Snipes’ score for Room 237, Wimps, Hutch Harris, Todd Glass,... Read More

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Spotify Playlist

Here’s a Spotify playlist of our past (and upcoming) guests on the show! It ranges from comedy and storytelling to music, including William Hutson and Jonathan Snipes’ score for Room 237, Wimps, Hutch Harris, Todd Glass,…

Pins for Patreon supporters!

  George designed these California Bart enamel pins (which have additional meaning post-election). We  also have Sup Doc logo 1″ badge pins for our Patreon patrons! Patreon is a great way to support this show, and…

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