Episode 11: Jim Laczkowski

Bill speaks with Director’s Club host and Now Playing Network founder Jim Laczkowski. In addition to talking about podcasts, both his own and those of others, they discuss his early years directing short comedies to make his classmates laugh, his long history with WGN Radio film critic Nick Digilio, near-death experiences, PUMP UP THE VOLUME, bandwagon mentality, the Chicago film critic community, drive-in theatres, MIDNIGHT SPECIAL, experiences touring as a solo musician, critic screenings and the enduring scent of Roger Ebert’s sandwich.

Hear Jim on the Director’s Club podcast:
http://www.directorsclubpodcast.com/

Hear Jim on the Pop Culture Club podcast:
http://popcultureclub.net/

Hear Jim guest on other podcasts:
http://www.jameslaczkowski.com/links/

Explore the other shows on the network Jim created:
http://www.nowplayingnetwork.net/

Hear Jim’s music:
https://gardenonatrampoline.bandcamp.com/
https://anniversaryparty.bandcamp.com/
https://soundcloud.com/gardenonatrampoline

Read/follow Jim on Letterboxd:
http://letterboxd.com/instantjim/

Follow Jim on Instagram:
https://www.instagram.com/instantjim/

James Laczkowski