• Comedian

Ep 68 MAN VS SNAKE with comedian David Huntsberger

Ep 68 MAN VS SNAKE with comedian David Huntsberger Sup Doc A Documentary Film Podcast with comedians Paco Romane and George Chen On Ep68 we talk with comedian David Huntsberger about Man vs Snake: The Long and... Read More

Roger Ebert’s book on Herzog

News for Herzog and Ebert fans! Chaz Ebert announced the publication of a book collecting the legendary film critic’s essays on Herzog films and transcripts of interviews. The two men had massive respect for each... Read More
  • What's Sup

What’s Sup: Tape Up Your Cameras

What’s Sup – Documentary news and chatter, Tape Up Your Cameras edition. Next week’s show Monday Sept 4th (Labor Day) we celebrate Werner Herzog‘s birthday with Bucky Sinister! The comedian/poet/novelist drops by to discuss his... Read More

Joan Didion documentary forthcoming on Netflix

Joan Didion never shied away from making herself the center of her stories, but news about a forthcoming documentary on her very private life in her own words has the internet slavering. The 82-year-old author... Read More
  • Comedian

Ep 66 FATHERLESS with comedian/actor Baron Vaughn

On Ep 66 Paco and George met up with the talented and hilarious  Baron Vaughn to discuss the documentary Baron made called Fatherless. In America, one in four children grow-up in homes led by single mothers. This was the case for actor/comedian/writer Baron Vaughn (‘Grace and Frankie’) who, with the support of his mother, chose not to let a statistic define him and set out on a quest to search for the father he never knew. Baron’s journey and the revelations about his upbringing are chronicled with a flair for both the comedic and heartfelt in the new doc. Read More
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What’s Sup: Idiot Cookbook

Paco and George go over upcoming episodes with Allen Strickland Williams (Best Of Enemies: Buckley Vs. Vidal 2015) and Baron Vaughn‘s documentary Fatherless. Other topics discussed: Knoxville scene report and Paco’s LOST WEEKEND. FYF /... Read More
  • Comedian

Ep 64 MUSCLE SHOALS with comedian Howard Kremer

Sup Doc A Documentary Film Podcast hosted by comedians Paco Romane and George Chen Ep 64 MUSCLE SHOALS with comedian Howard Kremer On episode 64 of Sup Doc hosts Paco Romane and George Chen sit down with the very... Read More
  • What's Sup

What’s Sup: Jaw Bless

Every other Monday we check in with our listeners with an even less formal talk between George and Paco catching everyone up on Doc news, comedy shows, and our upcoming episode. Speaking of which: Next week July 24th the King of Summah Howard Kremer joins us to talk about the documentary MUSCLE SHOALS (2013, dir. Greg Camalier) Read More

George’s debut comedy record Word Origami

George’s first comedy EP, Word Origami, is now available on iTunes, streaming sites, and as a download for Sup Doc Patreon supporters! He had a nice interview on KQED Arts with Kevin Jones last week.... Read More
  • Producer

Ep 63 DECLINE OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION PART II with Bret Berg

Hosts Paco Romane and George Chen are joined by Alamo Drafthouse LA programmer Bret Berg to discuss The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years (1988, Penelope Spheres). As a programmer for Alamo Drafthouse’s upcoming Los Angeles location, Bret produces and hosts Alamo’s preliminary pop-up screenings in town. Read More

What’s Sup The Decline of Podcasting

Sup Doc A Documentary Film Podcast What’s Sup The Decline of Podcasting Paco and George let you know about the episodes they’ve banked with LA guests, next week’s Decline Of Western Civilization Part II: The... Read More
  • Comedian

Ep 62 LO AND BEHOLD with comedian Kristina Wong

Paco and George sit down with comedian/artist Kristina Wong to discuss LO AND BEHOLD, REVERIES OF THE CONNECTED WORLD (2016). Along the way we learn about Kristina's practice, rapping in Uganda, trolling Trump on twitter, and our relationship to technology. Read More
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What’s Sup Prog Of War

Paco and George discuss Marfa, TX, Get Me Roger Stone, Gong, Cary Grant, Kodi, Showtime shows, Long Strange Trip, Adam West, conspiracy culture, Prog Rock and more. Will Scovill appears as the Voice of God. Read More
  • Musician

Ep 60 D Tour with musician Pat Spurgeon (part 2)

Part 2 of our talk about D Tour (2009), George interviews drummer Pat Spurgeon, the subject of the documentary. We learn about Pat's early life as a musician moving from Bloomington to the Bay Area, waiting for organ transplants, and dealing with the medical system while touring in Rogue Wave. Though D Tour has the shape of a music documentary, it's about dealing with healthcare, mortality, and humor. Read More

Ep 58 TOWER with animation team Steph Swope, Craig Staggs

On Ep 58 Paco, George and producer Will sit down with the Craig Staggs and Steph Swope (Minnow Mountain) the animation director and producer of the 2016 documentary Tower. Tower is a 2016 animated documentary film directed by Keith Maitland about the 1966 shootings at the University of Texas at Austin. Read More
  • Podcaster

Ep 57 THIN BLUE LINE with Vince Mancini

We talk with comedian/podcaster (Film Drunk) Vince Mancini about The Thin Blue Line, a 1988 American documentary film by Errol Morris, depicting the story of Randall Dale Adams, a man convicted and sentenced to death for a murder he did not commit. Adams' case was reviewed and he was released from prison approximately a year after the film's release. The Thin Blue Line has been lauded since its release, and is considered by many critics to be among the greatest documentaries ever made. Read More
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What’s Sup Stops Making Sense

Sup Doc A Documentary Film Podcast What’s Sup Stops Making Sense The entire month of May we cover True Crime documentaries in our MAYHEM series. This week we celebrate the life and work of Jonathan... Read More
  • Mayhem

May is MAYHEM Month – All TRUE CRIME docs

Sup Doc: A Documentary Film Podcast May is MAYHEM Month on Sup Doc! On each episode our guests talk about their favorite True Crime documentary the entire Month of May! Episode 56 comedian Allison Mick talks... Read More

Roger Ebert’s book on Herzog

News for Herzog and Ebert fans! Chaz Ebert announced the publication of a book collecting the legendary film critic’s essays on Herzog films and transcripts of interviews. The two men had massive respect for each…

What’s Sup: Tape Up Your Cameras

What’s Sup – Documentary news and chatter, Tape Up Your Cameras edition. Next week’s show Monday Sept 4th (Labor Day) we celebrate Werner Herzog‘s birthday with Bucky Sinister! The comedian/poet/novelist drops by to discuss his…

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