Fishko Files

Fishko Files

  • Fishko Files
  • Stories of art, culture, music and media as told by WNYC’s resident cultural observer, Sara Fishko.


Edith Head

Movie legend Edith Head was, for decades, Hollywood’s most visible costume designer-- with nearly 1000 films to her credit as well as more Oscars than... Read more

December 17, 2014 | 7 min

James M. Cain

A series starting tomorrow at Film Forum will show movies based on the work of four pulp novelists.  One of the four is James M. Cain, and WNYC's Sara... Read more

December 10, 2014 | 7 min

Man with a Movie Camera

Many Russian films of the silent and early sound era have been classics of film history. But the films of Dziga Vertov have dropped in and out of publ... Read more

November 26, 2014 | 3 min

Peter and the Wolf

As WNYC’s Sara Fishko tells us, millions of children listened to Sergei Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf, which used the instruments of the orchestra to... Read more

November 19, 2014 | 6 min

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