Errol Morris is a writer and filmmaker. His books Believing is Seeing and Wilderness of Error have both appeared on the New York Times Best Seller list and his film The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons From the Life of Robert S. McNamara won an Academy Award for best documentary feature in 2004. Morris’s latest film is The Unknown Known. He lives with his wife and French bulldog in Cambridge, MA. Follow Errol Morris on Twitter.
On the latest episode of the Talkhouse Film podcast, two Academy Award-winning filmmakers are in conversation as Errol Morris talks with James Marsh about his new Stephen Hawking biopic The Theory of Everything, plus Morris’ own Hawking film, A Brief History of Time, Frederick Wiseman, cinematic misanthropy, Ed Gein, beating Donald Rumsfeld with a brick, and much more. For more filmmakers talking film and TV, visit Talkhouse Film at thetalkhouse.com/film.
The music featured in the podcast is as follows:
1. Intro / outro underscore: “Plastic Man vs. The Giant Red Phase Of The Sun” – Iced Ink
2. “A Brief History of Time” – Johann Johannsson (from The Theory of Everything)
3. “The Theory of Everything” – Johann Johannsson (from The Theory of Everything)
4. “Cambridge, 1963” – Johann Johannsson (from The Theory of Everything)
Episode engineered and edited by Elia Einhorn