How to Suck Less at ... Starting a Theater Company

Lydia Parker, Yank expat, goes to London to teach Brits a few things about theater … and now she can tell you how to do it right.

Meagan Good on How She Stayed True in Hollywood

The action hero joins 'The Carlos Watson Show' for a revealing sit-down.

How Making a Film Led Isabel Sandoval to Come Out as Trans

Isabel Sandoval, director and star of "Lingua Franca," joins "The Carlos Watson Show.

The Next Big Indie Filmmaker Might Be a TikToker

The social media platform is fast emerging as a training ground for novice moviemakers.


The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.

Ava DuVernay’s Arrival and the Path Not Taken

It always seems like famous people's fortunes are foretold, but director Ava DuVernay's was anything but.

The Blacklisted Nollywood Eight

In 2004, a studio power play changed Nigeria’s film industry forever.

Only Let Women Direct Superhero Films

A woman's touch is exactly what on-screen champions need.

Can Asia Finally Break Through at the Oscars?

For decades, Asian films have been relegated to the fringes of major American award ceremonies.

How This Duo Twisted Suburbia Into Uncomfortable Laughs

Dawn Luebbe and Jocelyn DeBoer are the writing/acting/directing duo behind “Greener Grass,” the oddball comedy to watch this fall.

When a Silent Movie Theater Owner Was Silenced ... Mid-Movie

The end of LA’s last silent movie theater was a melodrama all on its own.


The Food That Built America

The Food that Built America tells the unbelievable true stories behind the industry titans like Henry Heinz, Milton Hershey, the Kellogg brothers and Ray Kroc, who revolutionized food, and transformed American life and culture forever in the process.

Luca Brasi Sleeps With the Fishes No Longer

If you knew the fictional mobster, then you knew real-life mobster-turned-actor Lenny Montana — both courtesy of The Godfather.

Getting My Head Kicked In — in the Palestinian Territories

Doing a documentary on the Palestinian Territories is not without its perils.

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