JOE FRANK – SOMEWHERE OUT THERE is a feature-length film that explores the life of award-winning audio artist Joe Frank whose career on radio and online has spanned four decades. Frank’s highly produced radio shows can be described as innovative, abstract, underground, autobiographical, surreal, funny, disturbing, and thought-provoking meditations on the human condition.
The film features dozens of rare interviews with Joe’s friends, actors, engineers, and closest associates. The doc weaves the stories together with a wide variety of Joe’s radio shows to reveal his art, creative process, and personal life. The film stars Joe Frank, Harry Shearer, Ira Glass, David Cross, Grace Zabriskie, Alexander Payne, Larry Block, Debi Mae West, Ryan Cutrona, Laura Esterman, Tim Jerome, Larry Josephson, Terry Kinney, Arthur Miller, David Rapkin, and Lester Nafzger among others.
Q&A with Producer/Director D.P. Carlson following the screening!