Asif Kapadia on Archival Docs and His New Film about Diego Maradona

“Diego Maradona”, making its world premiere at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival, is the latest from director Asif Kapadia. Pure Nonfiction host Thom Powers interviewed Asif about that film along with his previous documentaries “Senna” (about Formula One race car…

How I Built This: ‘Bumble’ and Its Founder Whitney Wolfe

At age 22, Whitney Wolfe helped launch Tinder, one of the world’s most popular dating apps. But a few years later, she left Tinder and filed a lawsuit against the company alleging sexual harassment. The ensuing attention from the media…

Baseball on Drugs in ‘SCREWBALL’

“Cocaine Cowboys” director Billy Corben and producer Alfred Spellman talk to Pure Nonfiction  host Thom Powers about their new comic documentary “Screwball” covering  the baseball drug scandal that disgraced Yankee Alex Rodriguez and other players. (Source: Pure Nonfiction)

Director Alison Klayman on Steve Bannon in “The Brink”

Director Alison Klayman (“Ai Wei Wei: Never Sorry”) spent a year on the road with Steve Bannon as he met with European right wing leaders to spread his nationalist ideology. That journey is captured in “The Brink.” The film’s producer…

‘HAPPY FACE’: What If Your Father Was a Serial Killer? Episode 1 – Childhood

For Melissa Moore, 1995 was a nightmare. That’s the year the teenagerlearned her father, Keith Hunter Jesperson, was a serial killer. It’s alsothe year Melissa Moore’s doubt spiral began: When you look like yourfather, and you share his intelligence and…

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