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…

Director Alex Gibney on how Theranos Fooled Silicon Valley

HBO’s documentary “The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley” looks at the case of Elizabeth Holmes. She created the company Theranos, which promised to revolutionize the field of blood-testing. The company swiftly rose to be valued at billions of…

Someone Knows Something: A Fashlight Bomb Killed Wayne Greavette

When a package arrived in the mail at Wayne Greavette’s home, it seemed like an early gift for the holidays. Inside was a wrapped present and a typewritten letter addressed to him, with the postscript: “Have a very Merry Christmas…

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