Purradise Ranch Cat Sanctuary

Cat Chat — Brought to You by Dr. Elsey’s (02-16-2022) #0079: Filmmaker Priscilla Dean discusses her film in the NY Cat Film Festival that was inspired by her Purradise Ranch cat sanctuary and stars some of the actual photogenic residents! MP3 Audio [17 MB]DownloadShow URL

Mel & Bobcat

Cat Chat — Brought to You by Dr. Elsey’s (02-09-2022) #0078: Filmmaker Mel Futorian talks about her autobiographical film featured in the 4th Annual NY Cat Film Festival and how her kitty Bobcat got her through a challenging illness. MP3 Audio [17 MB]DownloadShow URL

Nauticats in the NY Cat Film Festival and Beyond!

Cat Chat — Brought to You by Dr. Elsey’s (01-19-2022) #0075: Tracie talks to filmmaker and artist Karim Ghonima about the magic he has made with his elaborate animated feline film series which can be seen in its entirety on the Nauticats YouTube Channel.   MP3 Audio [16 MB]DownloadShow URL

God’s Little People

Cat Chat – Brought to You by Dr. Elsey’s (07-14-2021) #0053: Neil Berkeley talks about his film God’s Little People (which is part of the new Netflix series Cat People) which is a documentary chronicling a couple who created a cat sanctuary on the Greek island Spyros. MP3 Audio [17 MB]DownloadShow URL

The Serious Problem of People Getting Rabies in India

Dog Talk (And Kitties Too!) (10-19-19) #645: Featuring James Gorman, Paul Jason Hoffman, and Terri Markle. New York Times reporter Jim Gorman discusses the serious problem of people getting rabies in India in an article about the nearly 60,000 dog bites to people in India yearly, many of them fatal; filmmaker Paul Jason Hoffman talks […]

Filmmaker William Wegman

Dog Talk (05-23-2015) #422: The William Wegman Hour! A whole show with the amazing artist and photographer William Wegman, whose iconic and astonishing film “The Hardly Boys in Hardly Gold” will be featured at the Dog Film Festival, as will one of his early video pieces, “The Spelling Lesson,” with his original Weimaraner, Man Ray. […]