Tag Archives: Documentary

A Solid Indie Film Produced in Wisconsin

This week, Director’s Cut welcomes David Nordstrom: writer, producer, director, editor and lead actor for the film Sawdust City. Everyone who makes an independent movie wears multiple hats. But with all the hats Nordstrom donned for this project, he could open … Continue reading

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Meet the Real Mad Men and Women of Madison Avenue

One of the best part of WPT’s online video portal is that it gives all of us access not only to the great shows produced here in Wisconsin and our favorite PBS programs – it also gives us a nearly … Continue reading

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An Inside Look at the Custom Van Scene

This week on Director’s Cut, I sit down with van enthusiasts and filmmakers Nick Nummerdor and Andrew Morgan to discuss their documentary Vannin’. Nick and Andrew co-directed this feature about vans and the people who love them, people who take … Continue reading

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Pick Your Poison: “Sugar vs. Fat” Pits Bacon Against Bread

As a kid, I always wondered what it would be like to have an identical twin. Would we switch places to trick our friends? Would we become famous actresses, maybe even starring in Full House? One scenario I never considered, … Continue reading

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“Kangaroo Dundee” Packs an Adorable Punch

It’s hard to not love kangaroos, but now that I’ve been introduced to Chris “Brolga” Barnes, the star of Kangaroo Dundee — premiering tomorrow, Sunday, Feb. 8 at 6 p.m. on Wisconsin Public Television — I think it’s safe to say that he’s the … Continue reading

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