717 September 11, 2020 Audience of One (2020) At a time when going to the movies is mostly out of the question, we bring the movies to you. Download Control-click (or right-click) Tap and hold to download Subscribe on Spotify Subscribe in Apple Podcasts Transcript AJ Dungo Prologue Prologue Host Ira Glass revisits the one movie he’s seen more than any other, about an ocean liner that gets hit by a tsunami and flips over. (9 minutes) ByIra Glass Act One Putting the Ease in Disease To cope with this pandemic, producer Sean Cole finds himself turning to a movie about a pandemic, What's So Bad About Feeling Good? But the virus in this movie isn’t like any you’ve ever heard of. (20 minutes) BySean Cole Act Two Late Registration Political documentaries aren’t for everyone. Especially when they’re over five hours long. But producer Ben Calhoun discovers one he can’t stop watching. (16 minutes) ByBen Calhoun Act Three Many a Thing She Ought to Understand Our producer Diane Wu spent most of her life thinking she doesn’t have a unique and personal take on The Sound of Music. She is wrong. (15 minutes) ByDiane Wu Act Four The Kid Namastays in the Picture Jaime Amor does yoga storytelling for kids at Cosmic Kids Yoga and on YouTube. We ask her to try taking on a film for grownups. (7 minutes) ByIra Glass Song:“Let’s Go to the Movies” by Ann Reinking and Aileen Quinn Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 736: The Herd Apr. 23, 2021 Act Two: The Elephant in the Zoom David Kestenbaum follows one person as they try to find something—a set of words, some facts, a story—to convince Trump Republicans to get themselves vaccinated. 602: The Sun Comes Up Nov. 11, 2016 Act One: South Florida Two police officers who voted for Obama in 2008 explain to Producer Miki Meek why they went for Trump this time around. 280: In Country Jan. 7, 2005 Act One: When Weekend Warriors Work On Weekdays When an Arkansas National Guard Unit is sent off to Iraq, they assume they're going to help rebuild the country, since they're trained as an engineering unit. Staff RecommendationsView all 562 July 31, 2015 The Problem We All Live With - Part One There’s one thing that has been proven to cut the achievement gap between black and white students by half: integration. 563 Aug. 7, 2015 The Problem We All Live With - Part Two A city goes all out to integrate its schools.