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James Kim is an associate producer for KPCC’s podcast division. He’s worked on other podcasts including Radiotopia’s “Strangers” and the audio fiction show “Deadly Manners” starring Kristen Bell and LeVar Burton. James has also created his own podcasts including Marfa Public Radio’s “There’s Something Out There,” and “The Hiss.” His most recent podcast, “The Competition,” was featured on NPR, CBC and APM. James has previously worked as a producer for “The Dinner Party Download,” “Marketplace,” and KPCC’s “The Frame.”
Stories by James Kim
The movie is an Academy Award favorite, but the most important thing for Hurwitz was creating a score that "sounded like its own thing."
The 1993 film adaptation of Amy Tan's novel was supposed to usher in a new era for Asian-American storytelling in Hollywood. That hasn't been the case.
The Sonic Youth co-founder reflects on her time in the band, her marriage to frontman Thurston Moore, and her new projects, including Body/Head and a solo career.
"Animated Woman Symposium on Gender Bias in Animation" aims to highlight the growing amount of female animators at CalArts. It's in its second year of existence.
The company's founder and CEO says Vice is just like other big media companies, just "weirder" and "younger."
Filmmaker Damien Chazelle used his personal experience of feeling isolated and alone to make a film that's a love letter to the city.
The actress says she has suffered some of the same doubts as her character in "La La Land." But she's learned how to push herself to the other side.
"Water & Power: A California Heist" is a documentary about the drought in California. The film had its world premiere at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.
Actress Zooey Deschanel and singer/songwriter M. Ward have released six albums together, and their latest is their second holiday record, "Christmas Party."
There's a bumper crop this year of lower budget movies that were made outside the studio system.
The author has written the popular sci-fi comics "Saga" and "Y: The Last Man." He uses the genre to talk about serious issues such as immigration, the Cold War and fatherhood.
The fashion designer is stitching together an impressive filmmaking career. His second movie, "Nocturnal Animals," tells a story that he relates to deeply.
The new PBS docu-series "Soundbreaking" pulls back the curtain to reveal what goes into making music in the recording studio.
She talks about the punk rock collective's new record, which includes the protest song "Make America Great Again."
The heavy metal band frontman talks about the early days for the group and how he became interested in writing symphonic music.