Janicza Bravo has spent half her life in Panama and half in Brooklyn. She studied directing and design for theatre at New York University’s Playwrights Horizons Theater School. She has mounted plays in New York, Los Angeles, and Madrid. Her first short, Eat, premiered at SXSW. Her last short, Gregory Go Boom, played at the Sundance Film Festival.
March 8, 2018
This week, Erin talks about Kentucky’s anti-child marriage bill and the opposition it’s received from the so-called Family Foundation. Then, Bryan discusses the controversy in Starkville, MS over their refusal to allow a gay pride parade in the town, and writer/director Janicza Bravo joins to talk about her film “Lemon,” the state of the industry for female directors, and why it’s important to change how we talk to our kids.
This episode is sponsored by Squarespace (code: SHADE) and Casper Mattresses (code: SHADE).
September 13, 2017
Brett Gelman and Janicza Bravo of the film Lemon return to join Andrew to discuss whether Jewish people are White, why they are not on Twitter, and why it’s important to surround yourself with people who are not like you. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.
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August 7, 2015
Andrew Ti and special guest Janicza Bravo finish the week off by discussing the Dong Hung Asian Market in Grand Rapids, Michigan. As always, leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.
August 6, 2015
Janicza Bravo and Andrew talk about asking the question “Are you from around here?” as a preacher. Don’t forget to keep leaving us messages by calling (323) 389-RACE.
August 5, 2015
Janicza Bravo and Andrew talk all about the Barbershop. Be sure to keep leaving us messages at (323) 389-RACE.
August 4, 2015
Janicza Bravo & Andrew talk about P.L. Travers replacing stereotypes with animals in a new edition of Mary Poppins. Make sure to leave us a message about anything you think is racist at (323) 389-RACE.