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My name is Gary Zidek. Welcome to The Arts Section. Tune into the radio program every Sunday morning on WDCB 90.9 & 90.7 FM or listen to it online here. I'll be showcasing a variety of arts & entertainment, as well as.highlighting some creative ideas.

A Conversation With Academy Award-Winning Filmmaker Sebastian Lelio

A Conversation With Academy Award-Winning Filmmaker Sebastian Lelio

WDCB's Gary Zidek sits down with Chilean director Sebastian Lelio.

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"I hope the spectator has access to a strong cinematic journey. A journey into a cultural, unknown world. They can visit unknown territories, and maybe feel unknown pleasures." - Sebastian Lelio, Oscar-winning director talking about the viewer experience.

 Sebastian Lelio

Sebastian Lelio

It's been a busy couple of years for Lelio. His new movie, DISOBEDIENCE just opened in theaters.

 DISOBEDIENCE stars (left to right) Rachel Weisz, Rachel McAdams, & Alessandro Nivola

DISOBEDIENCE stars (left to right) Rachel Weisz, Rachel McAdams, & Alessandro Nivola

Lelio captures some moments of extreme intimacy throughout DISOBEDIENCE.

 Rachel McAdams and Rachel Weisz 

Rachel McAdams and Rachel Weisz 

 Alessandro Nivola

Alessandro Nivola

DISOBEDIENCE is currently playing in select theaters.

Sebastian Lelio is already working on his next film, an English remake of his Spanish-language movie GLORIA. 

 Oscar-winner Sebastian Lelio & WDCB's Gary Zidek

Oscar-winner Sebastian Lelio & WDCB's Gary Zidek

Previewing the 2018 James Beard Restaurant and Chef Awards

Previewing the 2018 James Beard Restaurant and Chef Awards

New Theatrical Production Dives Into Chicago's Race Issues

New Theatrical Production Dives Into Chicago's Race Issues