TONIGHT ON THE TERRORDOME: Fear Itself with Ernest Dickerson + Wendell Pierce; Radical Radio Soweto
6 PM Mountain Time
Beginning in January and finishing in July,
Ernest Dickerson, who helmed Juice and Never Die Alone among many features, directed the episode “Something With Bite,” which debuts tomorrow night on NBC. Check your local listings.
I’ve written a feature story on film and television production in
Actor Wendell Pierce, best known as Detective Bunk Moreland on HBO’s The Wire, plays the world’s first veterinarian to become his own patient. I caught up with both gentlemen on and off-set during their shoot at the end of April and the beginning of May.
In the second half of the show, we'll go to
The country’s economy is still mostly owned by the European settler minority. Outside of countries in the midst of civil war,
Thanks to Thatcherite economics,
Some South Africans realised that broadcasting and creativity could be combined to train South Africans for employment while giving them the means to voice their realities, their frustrations and their solutions.
Their pirate radio concept became a massive success. The government, serving the interests of homogenised corporate radio, answered that massive success with a massive crackdown. We'll go to Pambazuka News for a July 6, 2007 story on radical radio in