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Seasons:
1 | 2 | unknown
Release Date:
22 March 2007 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
An anthology of true stories pertaining to various themes are illustrated.
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Awards:
Won 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 12 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
This show is a real breath of fresh air and should be seen by all. See more (4 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast [1])

Ira Glass ... Himself (12 episodes, 2007-2008)

Series Directed by
Christopher Wilcha (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
Adam Beckman (2 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Writing credits
Nancy Updike (1 episode, 2007)
Ira Glass (1 episode, 2008)

Series Produced by
Alex Blumberg .... executive producer (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
Mary Anderson Casavant .... associate producer / coordinating producer (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
Ken Druckerman .... executive producer (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
Jane Feltes .... producer (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
Jocelyn Hayes .... executive producer (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
Julie Snyder .... executive producer (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
Banks Tarver .... executive producer (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
Nancy Updike .... executive producer / producer (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
Christine Vachon .... executive producer (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
Kevin Vargas .... line producer / producer (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
Christopher Wilcha .... co-executive producer (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
Robyn Semien .... producer (6 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Cinematography by
Adam Beckman (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
 
Series Film Editing by
Joe Beshenkovsky (10 episodes, 2007-2008)
Tom Donahue (3 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Makeup Department
Kari Bauce .... makeup artist (3 episodes, 2007)
 
Series Production Management
Jeremy Gould .... production manager / production supervisor (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
Michael Mezaros .... post-production supervisor (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
 
Series Sound Department
Lou Teti .... sound designer / sound re-recording mixer / ... (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
Michael Legum .... sound mixer (3 episodes, 2007-2008)
Shawn Bell .... sound mixer (3 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Jeremy Gould .... camera operator (3 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Editorial Department
Jenny Golden .... supervising editor (6 episodes, 2007)
Benjamin Murray .... on-line editor (6 episodes, 2007)
Robyn Semien .... associate editor (6 episodes, 2007)
Nadia Brittingham .... first assistant editor (6 episodes, 2008)
Veronica Rutledge .... assistant editor (6 episodes, 2008)
Jasmin Way .... assistant editor (6 episodes, 2008)
Mike Nuget .... on-line editor (4 episodes, 2008)
Ira Schweitzer .... colorist (2 episodes, 2007)

Shaun Sindelman .... assistant editor (unknown episodes, 2007)
 
Series Music Department
Jane Feltes .... music supervisor (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
 
Series Other crew
Rich Brush .... production assistant (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
Alicia A. Murphy .... assistant production office coordinator / transcriber (12 episodes, 2007-2008)
Liz Hodes .... production coordinator (6 episodes, 2008)
Cory Monden .... technical operations manager (6 episodes, 2008)
Anthony L. Fisher .... logger (3 episodes, 2007)
William Jackson .... production assistant (3 episodes, 2007)
Ernest Belding .... location scout (2 episodes, 2007)
Ryan B. Finkel .... legal - clearance coordinator (2 episodes, 2007)
Owen Strock .... production assistant (2 episodes, 2008)

Douglass Anthony Brown .... utility production assistant (unknown episodes, 2006)
John Crotteau .... production assistant (unknown episodes)
 

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Runtime:
USA:22 min
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Aspect Ratio:
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8 out of 13 people found the following review useful.
This show is a real breath of fresh air and should be seen by all., 22 April 2007
Author: kempedmonds from Canada

This show is awesome. I am Canadian and simply as a great story teller Ira Glasser is awesome. I never heard the radio show and have since downloaded the volumes in their entirety to learn while working out/running/taking the bus/anything with the MP3 player... WICKED! WATCH IT!

Torrent Away.

After enjoying the first episode, the story of a man and his bull told more passionately and deeply than I could have ever imagined. I would recommend that everyone try and watch this show. by any means necessary. This show is available through various online sources.

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