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The Treatment

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A "treatment," in Hollywood parlance, is a concise overview of a screenplay. Film critic Elvis Mitchell gives the "treatment" to some of the most influential and innovative forces creating movies and popular art and entertainment. Each week, Elvis speaks with an amazing array of guests, discussing everything from their inner conflicts to their interior design.

A "treatment," in Hollywood parlance, is a concise overview of a screenplay. Film critic Elvis Mitchell gives the "treatment" to some of the most influential and innovative forces creating movies and popular art and entertainment. Each week, Elvis speaks with an amazing array of guests, discussing everything from their inner conflicts to their interior design.
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Santa Monica, CA

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KCRW

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A "treatment," in Hollywood parlance, is a concise overview of a screenplay. Film critic Elvis Mitchell gives the "treatment" to some of the most influential and innovative forces creating movies and popular art and entertainment. Each week, Elvis speaks with an amazing array of guests, discussing everything from their inner conflicts to their interior design.

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@kcrw

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English

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1900 Pico Blvd. Santa Monica, CA 90405 310-450-5183


Episodes

Jonathan Levine: "Long Short’’

5/24/2019
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Director Jonathan Levine on unlikely pairs in "Long Shot".

Duration:00:28:53

Edward Zwick: "Trial By Fire’’

5/24/2019
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Historical drama director Edward Zwick talks unlikely allies in "Trial By Fire".

Duration:00:29:03

Titus Welliver: 'Bosch'

5/17/2019
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Actor Titus Welliver talks tough guy persona on "Bosch".

Duration:00:30:01

Ian McShane: "Bolden’’

5/10/2019
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English actor Ian McShane talks American history and filmmaking in "Bolden".

Duration:00:30:00

Walter Hill: "The Cowboy Iliad’’

5/3/2019
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Director Walter Hill makes his narrator debut in "The Cowboy Iliad."

Duration:00:29:31

Claire Denis: "High Life’’

4/26/2019
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Director Claire Denis examines humanity in "High Life".

Duration:00:31:08

Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine: "The Chi’’

4/19/2019
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Actor Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine talks going from New England to "The Chi".

Duration:00:31:22

Waraire Boswell: "Waraire.com"

4/12/2019
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Los Angeles clothing designer Waraire Boswell talks fashion in pop culture history.

Duration:00:32:02

Emilio Estevez: "The Public’’

4/5/2019
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Actor/director Emilio Estevez discusses the U.S. homeless crisis in "The Public".

Duration:00:29:55

John Lee Hancock: 'The Highwaymen'

3/29/2019
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Director John Lee Hancock talks Texan identity in "The Highwaymen."

Duration:00:28:59

Don Cheadle: 'Black Monday'

3/22/2019
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Actor Don Cheadle discusses a 1987 perspective in "Black Monday".

Duration:00:29:02

Sebastián Lelio: "Gloria Bell’’

3/15/2019
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Director Sebastián Lelio discusses life and love through pop music in "Gloria Bell".

Duration:00:29:01

Will Welch: "GQ Magazine Editor-in-Chief’’

3/8/2019
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GQ Magazine Editor-in-chief Will Welch talks new direction for the celebrated men's magazine.

Duration:00:29:01

Joshua Rofé: 'Lorena'

3/1/2019
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Director Joshua Rofé explores Lorena Bobbitt's iconic 1993 scandal in "Lorena."

Duration:00:29:01

Ludwig Göransson: "Black Panther’’

2/15/2019
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Swedish composer Ludwig Göransson talks Grammy wins with "Black Panther" and Childish Gambino.

Duration:00:29:17

Adam McKay: "Vice’’

2/15/2019
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Director Adam McKay on the history and heart of former Vice President Dick Cheney in "Vice".

Duration:00:29:31

Yorgos Lanthimos: 'The Favourite'

2/8/2019
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Director Yorgos Lanthimos discusses career and recent Oscar nominated "The Favourite."

Duration:00:29:51

Bradley Cooper: 'A Star is Born'

2/1/2019
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Bradley Cooper discusses his directorial debut in "A Star is Born."

Duration:00:29:55

André Leon Talley: 'The Gospel According to André'

1/25/2019
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Former editor of Vogue magazine André Leon Talley talks life and fashion in “The Gospel According to André."

Duration:00:29:45

Spike Lee: "BlacKkKlansman’’

1/18/2019
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Director Spike Lee talks racial injustice and Jordan Peele in "BlacKkKlansman."

Duration:00:29:16