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FilmWeek: ‘Roadrunner,’ ‘Pig,’ ‘Can You Bring It: Bill T. Jones And D-Man In The Waters’

ROADRUNNER (2021)
Courtesy of CNN / Focus Features/Courtesy of Focus Features
Anthony Bourdain stars in Morgan Neville's documentary, ROADRUNNER, a Focus Features release. Credit Courtesy of CNN / Focus Features

FilmWeek: ‘Roadrunner,’ ‘Pig,’ ‘Can You Bring It: Bill T. Jones And D-Man In The Waters’ (Listen at 1:48)

Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Claudia Puig, Angie Han and Charles Solomon review this weekend’s new movie releases on streaming and on demand platforms.

GUESTS:

Claudia Puig, film critic for KPCC and president of the Los Angeles Film Critics Association (LAFCA); she tweets @ClaudiaPuig

Charles Solomon, film critic for KPCC, Animation Scoop and Animation Magazine

Angie Han, film critic for KPCC and deputy entertainment editor at Mashable; she tweets @ajhan

Morgan Neville On Portraying Anthony Bourdain’s Mental Health In New Doc And The Impact Of Living A Life For The Unknown (Listen at 32:22)

Director Morgan Neville shares an intimate look at Anthony Bourdain’s life, including his struggles with mental health, in his new documentary “Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain.” KPCC’s John Horn talks with Neville and starts by asking him how the chef turned TV personality evolved from food focused entertainment to telling cultural stories from around the world. “Roadrunner” is in theaters now.

GUEST:

Morgan Neville, director of the new documentary “Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain”

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