Media Resources

Scripts and Scriptwriters’ Resources

General Film-making Resources

Movie Lists

Film and TV 

Outstanding Radio/TV/Web programming


NPR (podcasts at; some of these programs air on KQED Radio 88.5)


PBS (podcasts and transcripts at

The Daily Show (satire), Comedy Central

The Colbert Report (satirizes personality driven political pundit programs, particularly Fox News’ The O’Reilly Factor)

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, HBO

60 Minutes, CBS (investigative journalism)

NBC Meet The Press (interviews national leaders on politics, economics, foreign policy, and other public affairs)

Inside the Actor’s Studio, BRAVO (interview format followed by questionnaire)

OWN programs (Oprah Winfrey Network)

Real Time with Bill Maher. HBO

Hardball with Chris Matthews, MSNBC

Democracy Now! A DAILY INDEPENDENT GLOBAL NEWS HOUR with Amy Goodman & Juan González


Mother Jones (nonprofit news organization that specializes in investigative, political, and social justice reporting)

Online Resources

Bill (news and views unrepresented or underrepresented in commercial media)

Decisions on Deadline – Game that teaches Journalism Ethics for the Digital Age:

Comedy Resources

Pappy’s in Berkeley

Further Education

Voice One (Voice-over training and Acting Workshops in San Francisco)

Voicetrax (Voice-over Training)