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1 hr. 31 min.

Plot Summary
Bob Fass became a New York City disc jockey who used his radio show to pioneer free expression on the airwaves.


Directors: Paul Lovelace , Jessica Wolfson

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Kino Lorber

Radio Unnameable (2012)

Release Date: September 19th, 2012|1 hr. 31 min.

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  • 100
    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    Rarely has any film, fictional or documentary, captured the hypnotic effect of voices on the airwaves like this chronicle of Bob Fass. show more

  • 75
    V.A. Musetto New York Post

    Long before Occupy Wall Street, there was Bob Fass, the legendary overnight host on WBAI whose 50-year career is lovingly saluted in the documentary Radio Unnameable. show more

  • 63
    Bill Weber Slant Magazine

    While crediting free-form radio pioneer Bob Fass with changing the culture of broadcasting, this documentary remains clear-eyed about the decline of community radio and the New Left. show more

  • October 20, 2012 sinyorosso
    Report This User

    Hail to Bob Fass and Bill Propp for their indomitable spirit to tell the truth and expose epistomological cratamology !

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