“Self-proclaimed documentary nerds Paco Romane and George Chen host Sup Doc, in which comedians, filmmakers, musicians, actors, and writers select documentaries to be discussed at length. ” – THE A.V. CLUB
“Sup Doc,” the popular podcast hosted by self-described “doc dorks” and comedians Paco Romane and former SF mainstay George Chen” – CBS KPIX
“Their knowledge, wit, and compassion can get you through anything!” – COMEDY CAKE
“Comedians and documentary film. Yes, some hilarity ensues. But also, a bit of thoughtful, heartfelt examination.” – THIS DOCUMENTARY LIFE
For Doc Fans By Doc Fans
Host Paco Romane is a comedian, actor, writer, voice-over actor, improviser, and podcaster and his hilarious, engaging, and authentic comedic style has established him as an audience favorite. Paco had been described as a “mashup of all things funny – stand up, sketch, improv, you name it”. He’ll regularly spin any unpredictable moment with the crowd into his act.
Sup Doc podcast has been recapping reality since 2015! This lively show is hosted by comedians Paco Romane and George Chen. These Doc Dorks are not film scholars but they have a smart and silly style that audiences love! We pick a documentary and talk about it from all points of view and we do our best to do a meaningful amount of research and bring colorful discussions and jokes to your doc loving’ ear holes. So join us as we hilariously recap great documentaries with amazing guests from TV, Film, Comedy and Music for example:
Comedians like Dana Gould (Some Kind Of Monster), Todd Glass (Religulous), Wayne Federman (Crumb / The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandlin), Megan Koester (Weiner).
Musicians like Yacht (Tickled), Dan Deacon (Gimme Shelter), Jawbreaker drummer Adam Pfahler (Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck) and Hosts like Jamie DeWolf, great grandson of L. Ron Hubbard (Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief) and Maximum Fun/Bullseye’s Jesse Thorn (Fast Cheap and Out Of Control).
And of course we’ve chatted with documentary Directors like: Brett Morgen (Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, The Kid Stays In The Picture), Laura Gabbert (City Of Gold) and Dava Whisenant (Bathtubs over Broadway). Plus rising comedy stars, journalists, producers, actors, writers, and more!
The San Francisco Documentary Film Festival is streaming its films online between September 3rd through 20th.
Sup Doc The Premier Podcast About Documentaries 5 Twisted Religious Docs To Watch During A Pandemic As the saying goes “there are no atheists in foxholes” so what better time to watch some great documentaries…
I liked this documentary series a lot but where I think it went wrong was that it was looking at the wrong reasons WHY Aaron was a killer.