WBEZ

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WBEZ 91.5 offers over 560,000 listeners each week a wide variety of programs from news and public affairs to music and arts.  Chicago Public Media produces such distinctive and innovative programming as This American Life, Eight Forty-Eight, Sound Opinions, Worldview and Vocalo.org. WBEZ is the only Chicago area member station of NPR®, producers of Morning Edition® and All Things Considered®. We also broadcast programming distributed by Public Radio International and American Public Media as well as from many other national and international program sources.

Series

Caption: www.wbez.org/cleverapes
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WBEZ’s science experiment, “Clever Apes” is a nano-sized show with a cosmic scope. It tells the stories of the rich scientific community of the Chicago area, its quirky characters and the fascinating, often mind-bending questions they’re out to answer. But it is not so Chicago-centric that it won't work for your town.

  • From: WBEZ
  • Updated: Apr 05, 2012
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From Nobel Peace Prize winners to Nicaraguan sweatshop workers, Worldview highlights a range of voices that go beyond the headlines.

  • From: WBEZ
  • Updated: Apr 21, 2011

Latest Pieces

Caption: 'Casino Royale' at 15 / 'Sweetie'
Ahead of Daniel Craig’s final outing as 007 in “No Time To Die,” Adam and Josh revisit Craig’s 2006 debut in the role, "Casino Royale," a film both...

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  • Added: Sep 24, 2021
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Top 5 Films of 1971 / 'The Eyes of Tammy Faye'
The 50th anniversary of the ’71 movie year provided Adam and Josh an excuse to give Kubrick's "A Clockwork Orange" the Sacred Cow treatment earlier...

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  • Added: Sep 17, 2021
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
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A gambling movie that only Paul Schrader could make, "The Card Counter" has the "First Reformed" director meditating on weighty subjects like redem...

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  • Added: Sep 10, 2021
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Fall Movie Preview / 'Shang-Chi' / 'Candyman' (2021)
The coming fall movie season is less a slate of titles than it is a promise fulfilled, with loads of big films coming to the big screen, some of wh...

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  • Added: Sep 03, 2021
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Wong Kar Wai's 'In the Mood for Love' (20th Anniversary)
Wong Kar Wai’s "In the Mood for Love" had no shortage of acclaim on its 2000 release (2001 in the U.S.), but its stature has only grown in the past...

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  • Added: Aug 27, 2021
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Top 5 Anthony Hopkins Performances
A six-time Oscar nominee, Anthony Hopkins has played a Pope, a psychopath and the most loyal of butlers. He's also killed vampires, fought a bear a...

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  • Added: Aug 20, 2021
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: 'Annette' / Wong Kar Wai's 'Happy Together'
French director Leos Carax isn’t very well known here in the States, but his films are always something of an art-house event, coming as they do ab...

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  • Added: Aug 13, 2021
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: The Green Knight / Fallen Angels
Like many an auteur before him, David Lowery (“A Ghost Story”, “The Old Man and the Gun”) brings his obsessions to whatever material he’s working w...

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  • Added: Aug 06, 2021
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: 'Pig,' Wong Kar Wai's 'Chungking Express'
Getting Nic Cage for your debut feature is a risky move. On the one hand, Cage is both a big name and a singular talent. On the other hand, Cage's ...

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  • Added: Jul 30, 2021
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Inspired by M Night Shyamalan's "Old," Adam and Josh take a trip to the shore for their Top 5 Beach Scenes. As a place of transition – between land...

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  • Added: Jul 23, 2021
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7