Telling L.A. | KCET
"Telling L.A." explores the art of storytelling, and celebrates the diversity and commonality of the human experience. Utilizing Los Angeles as the theme for their narrative, four unique viewpoints showcase a great range of human experience utilizing storytelling to bridge the social, geographic and economic borders that separate Angelenos from their city. Over the past 15 years, live storytelling has grown into a national phenomenon creating an unexpected, intimate, and often enlightening experience into the lives of others. "Telling L.A." is dedicated to preserving the complex and multi-faceted city that attracts the best storytellers in the world.
Phryne had thought she would dance the night away at the hottest dancehall in town, the Green Mill. That was before death spoiled the evening.
A young Iranian woman wants to become an astronaut, while her traditional family will do anything to keep her on the ground.
Her train trip derailed by a gruesome murder, Phryne speeds home in her Hispano-Suiza to her new abode in St Kilda where she works through the clues until she discovers her unassuming murderer.
Ground zero for climate change and literally at risk of being wiped off the map, George is in Bangladesh during monsoon season to see how resilient and creative locals are adapting to their increasingly hostile environment.