The Treatment

By KCRW, Elvis Mitchell

The Treatment is a weekly journey into the heart of film led by film critic Elvis Mitchell. From an array of film industry guests, Elvis highlights one each week  discussing topics from film inspirations to inner personal conflicts. With a straightforward style that understates his vast knowledge, Elvis extracts depth and insight from his many guests including Dustin Hoffman, Quentin Tarantino and Oprah Winfrey. Subscribe to KCRW’s The Treatment! News and Events   The Black List, Volume 2 , the acclaimed documentary by Elvis Mitchell and Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, features interviews with Laurence Fishburne, Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick, Melvin Van Peebles, Maya Rudolph and RZA. To learn more about The Black List, visit www.blacklistproject.com and www.onemillionstories.org . You can also listen to Elvis and Timothy talk about their project on this recent edition of KCRW's Politics of Culture.

  1. 1.
    Gillian Robespierre: Landline19 July 2017
    29:01
  2. 2.
    Miguel Arteta and Mike White: Beatriz at Dinner12 July 2017
    29:02
  3. 3.
    Ernest Dickerson: Juice5 July 2017
    29:09
  4. 4.
    Sofia Coppola: The Beguiled28 June 2017
    29:01
  5. 5.
    Anna Biller: The Love Witch21 June 2017
    28:48
  6. 6.
    Patty Jenkins: Wonder Woman14 June 2017
    28:31
  7. 7.
    Zoe Lister-Jones: "Band Aid"7 June 2017
    28:30
  8. 8.
    Lucia Micarelli: An Evening with Lucia Micarelli31 May 2017
    28:31
  1. 9.
    Miles Joris-Peyrafitte: As You Are29 May 2017
    35:53
  2. 10.
    Guy Ritchie: King Arthur26 May 2017
    28:43
  3. 11.
    Bryan Fuller & Michael Green: American Gods24 May 2017
    28:29
  4. 12.
    Gina Prince & Reggie "Rock" Bythewood: Shots Fired17 May 2017
    28:30
  5. 13.
    Jeremiah Tower: The Last Magnificent10 May 2017
    28:44
  6. 14.
    Jason Schwartzman: My Entire High School Sinking into the Sea3 May 2017
    28:45
  7. 15.
    Oprah Winfrey & George C. Wolfe: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks26 April 2017
    28:53
  8. 16.
    Niki Caro: The Zookeeper's Wife19 April 2017
    28:30
  9. 17.
    James Gray: The Lost City of Z12 April 2017
    28:30
  10. 18.
    Michael Tisserand: Krazy5 April 2017
    28:30
  11. 19.
    Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa: Riverdale29 March 2017
    28:34
  12. 20.
    Ry Russo-Young: Before I Fall22 March 2017
    29:01
  13. 21.
    Sam Richardson & Tim Robinson: Detroiters15 March 2017
    28:31
  14. 22.
    Devon Scott: Men's clothing designer13 March 2017
    28:46
  15. 23.
    Gore Verbinski: A Cure for Wellness10 March 2017
    37:49
  16. 24.
    Jordan Peele: Get Out8 March 2017
    28:33
  17. 25.
    Dustin Lance Black: ABC's 'When We Rise'1 March 2017
    28:33
  18. 26.
    Casey Affleck & Matt Damon: Manchester by the Sea24 February 2017
    25:14
  19. 27.
    Steve Conrad: Patriot22 February 2017
    25:36
  20. 28.
    Michelle Monaghan: The Path15 February 2017
    28:34
  21. 29.
    Hua Hsu: A Floating Chinaman8 February 2017
    28:30
  22. 30.
    Theodore Melfi: Hidden Figures1 February 2017
    28:32
  23. 31.
    Stacy Title: The Bye Bye Man30 January 2017
    35:00
  24. 32.
    Viggo Mortensen: Captain Fantastic25 January 2017
    28:30
  25. 33.
    Ryan Gosling & Damien Chazelle: La La Land18 January 2017
    28:30
  26. 34.
    Chris Messina: Live by Night11 January 2017
    28:31
  27. 35.
    Dennis Bartok & Jeff Joseph: A Thousand Cuts4 January 2017
    28:31
  28. 36.
    James L. Brooks: The Edge of Seventeen30 December 2016
    32:42
  29. 37.
    Byron Howard & Rich Moore: Zootopia28 December 2016
    28:31
  30. 38.
    Matt Ross: Captain Fantastic21 December 2016
    28:30
  31. 39.
    Will Speck & Josh Gordon: Office Christmas Party19 December 2016
    30:33
  32. 40.
    Chuck Rose: The Art of More14 December 2016
    28:31
  33. 41.
    Kenneth Lonergan: Manchester by the Sea7 December 2016
    28:30
  34. 42.
    Simon Helberg: Florence Foster Jenkins30 November 2016
    29:27
  35. 43.
    Ben Younger: Bleed for This23 November 2016
    29:19
  36. 44.
    Kenya Barris: Black-ish16 November 2016
    29:23
  37. 45.
    Sid Mashburn: Men's clothing designer11 November 2016
    37:59
  38. 46.
    Colin Farrell: The Lobster9 November 2016
    29:22
  39. 47.
    Will Welch: GQ Style Editor-In-Chief2 November 2016
    29:21
  40. 48.
    Jeff Nichols: Loving26 October 2016
    29:25
  41. 49.
    Omari Hardwick: “Power”19 October 2016
    29:22
  42. 50.
    Michael Weatherly: Bull12 October 2016
    29:19
  43. 51.
    Molly Shannon: Other People5 October 2016
    29:21
  44. 52.
    Mike O'Malley: Survivor's Remorse28 September 2016
    29:24
  45. 53.
    Martin Lawrence: Doin' Time: Uncut21 September 2016
    29:18
  46. 54.
    Justin Bartha: White Girl14 September 2016
    29:19
  47. 55.
    Kenneth Turan: Not to Be Missed7 September 2016
    29:18
  48. 56.
    Mark Anthony Green: GQ Style Guy5 September 2016
    35:41
  49. 57.
    Baz Luhrmann: The Get Down31 August 2016
    29:21
  50. 58.
    Sharon Jones & Barbara Kopple: Miss Sharon Jones!24 August 2016
    29:21
  51. 59.
    Anna Gunn: Equity17 August 2016
    29:20
  52. 60.
    Dennis Hauck: Too Late10 August 2016
    29:21
  53. 61.
    James Schamus: Indignation3 August 2016
    29:23
  54. 62.
    Paul Feig: Ghostbusters27 July 2016
    29:21
  55. 63.
    Richard Dreyfuss: Madoff20 July 2016
    29:21
  56. 64.
    Roseanne Barr & Eric Weinrib: Roseanne For President!13 July 2016
    29:17
  57. 65.
    Roger Ross Williams: Life, Animated6 July 2016
    29:15
  58. 66.
    Taika Waititi: Hunt for the Wilderpeople29 June 2016
    29:24
  59. 67.
    Tyler, The Creator: Golf Wang22 June 2016
    40:09
  60. 68.
    Cliff Martinez: Neon Demon8 June 2016
    29:17
  61. 69.
    Fenton Bailey & Randy Barbato: Mapplethorpe1 June 2016
    29:20
  62. 70.
    Jessica Goldberg: The Path25 May 2016
    29:24
  63. 71.
    Julia Lee: Our Gang: A Racial History of 'The Little Rascals'18 May 2016
    29:22
  64. 72.
    Leonardo DiCaprio: The Wolf of Wall Street11 May 2016
    28:59
  65. 73.
    Shane Black: The Nice Guys4 May 2016
    29:23
  66. 74.
    Eugene Levy & Dan Levy: Schitt's Creek27 April 2016
    29:22
  67. 75.
    Tony Okungbowa: Echo Park20 April 2016
    29:22
  68. 76.
    Don Cheadle: Miles Ahead13 April 2016
    29:21
  69. 77.
    Owen Gleiberman: Movie Freak6 April 2016
    29:22
  70. 78.
    Dave Navarro & Todd Newman: Mourning Son30 March 2016
    29:21
  71. 79.
    Haile Gerima: Ashes and Embers28 March 2016
    34:57
  72. 80.
    Reggie Watts: Creative Control23 March 2016
    29:21
  73. 81.
    Illeana Douglas: I Blame Dennis Hopper16 March 2016
    29:27
  74. 82.
    Larry Karaszewski & Scott Alexander: American Crime Story9 March 2016
    29:22
  75. 83.
    Ray Liotta: Shades of Blue2 March 2016
    29:25
  76. 84.
    George Miller: Mad Max: Fury Road24 February 2016
    29:23
  77. 85.
    Quentin Tarantino: The Hateful Eight17 February 2016
    29:19
  78. 86.
    Carrie Brownstein: Portlandia10 February 2016
    29:30
  79. 87.
    Saoirse Ronan: Brooklyn8 February 2016
    33:51
  80. 88.
    Jay Roach: Trumbo3 February 2016
    29:30
  81. 89.
    Robert Trujillo: Jaco27 January 2016
    29:21
  82. 90.
    Rainn Wilson: Thom Pain (based on nothing) and The Bassoon King20 January 2016
    29:15
  83. 91.
    Adam McKay: The Big Short13 January 2016
    29:16
  84. 92.
    Jim Nelson: GQ Editor-in-Chief11 January 2016
    45:54
  85. 93.
    F. Gary Gray: Straight Outta Compton6 January 2016
    29:12
  86. 94.
    Ben Mendelsohn: Mississippi Grind30 December 2015
    29:19
  87. 95.
    Adam Scott: Krampus23 December 2015
    29:19
  88. 96.
    Ian McKellen: Mr. Holmes16 December 2015
    29:20
  89. 97.
    Tom Hooper: The Danish Girl11 December 2015
    27:24
  90. 98.
    Ryan Coogler: Creed9 December 2015
    29:29
  91. 99.
    Frank Spotnitz: Amazon's 'The Man in the High Castle'2 December 2015
    29:30
  92. 100.
    Cary Fukunaga: Netflix's 'Beasts of No Nation'30 November 2015
    32:24

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