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
30 Pieces

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: 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...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., WMUU-LP, WRST-FM Oshkosh, KCPW Salt Lake City and more


  • 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
Caption: A Clockwork Orange (at 50) / As Tears Go By (Wong Kar Wai #1)
With its provocative mix of giddy, nihilistic violence, social satire, and formal audaciousness, "A Clockwork Orange" has been a cinephile rite of ...

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  • Added: Jul 16, 2021
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: 'Black Widow' / 'No Sudden Move' / 'Summer of Soul' / 'Zola'
Marvel's "Black Widow" returns the MCU to theaters for the first time since 2019, but despite the more than capable cast and some provocative ideas...

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  • Added: Jul 09, 2021
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Harrison Ford in 'Raiders of the Lost Ark'
Back in September 2012, "Raiders of the Lost Ark" was back in theaters for a limited IMAX run on the heels of its 30th anniversary. Adam and Josh t...

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  • Added: Jul 02, 2021
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: 'Fast & Furious 9' / Top 5 Fast & Furious Moments
For one of their patented “still processing” reviews, Adam and Josh go from screening to studio to discuss F9. But all Adam has is questions, namel...

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  • Added: Jun 25, 2021
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: 7 From ’76 Awards / Pixar’s 'Luca'
While Pixar’s latest -- "Luca" -- brazenly evokes the settings and stories of earlier animated classics like Disney’s “Little Mermaid,” Pixar’s own...

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  • Added: Jun 18, 2021
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: 'In The Heights' / 'Car Wash' (7 From ’76)
When reviews started trickling in for "In the Heights" earlier this year, anticipation for the already much-hyped adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda'...

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  • Added: Jun 11, 2021
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: 'Undine' / 'Harlan County U.S.A. '(7 From ’76)
Director Christian Petzold (“Phoenix,” “Transit”) returns with "Undine," a romance haunted by German history and politics -- and loosely inspired b...

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  • Added: Jun 04, 2021
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7