Episode 45: Sergio Mims
Bill talks to film programmer and historian Sergio Mims about some of his many pursuits in film culture, from working on the set of films like PENITENTIARY to co-founding the website Shadow And Act and festivals like Blacklight and Black Harvest Film Festival. Other topics include: influential books, classical music, tips for conducting celebrity interviews, J. Lee Thompson, the L.A. Rebellion film movement, Films And Filming, working in radio and having the good sense to turn down work on a film with a title like THE BABYSITTER MURDERS.
Visit the official site for the Black Harvest Film Festival:
Read Sergio Mims on Shadow And Act:
Buy PENITENTIARY and SWEET SWEETBACK’S BAADASSSSS SONG from Vinegar Syndrome:
Hear an interview with Sergio Mims on SSW Radio:
Visit the official site of WHPK 85.5 FM Chicago: