Ouimet Presents is from the desk of producer Robert Ouimet. The series includes new interview and audio bits, as well as regular dips into his extensive archive of podcasts dating back fifteen years.
My Friend Ted: The Lines Behind Me
We talked about lines in the sand. But I was so busy looking forward to see the lines, I didn’t realize they were under my feet all along. So that’s when I had the resolve to end my life. My Friend Ted, Episode #5 On April 6th Ted died peacefully at home. He was 57.This […]
The more I think about it, the more I understand that Pocket Girl started long before I began dating terrible men, flailing in my artistic career, or smacked hard into the wall of sexism. I was raised to not have a self. Gas-lit into believing the problem was me, and not the horrendous, dysfunctional, misogynist, […]
Yellow Jack Podcast: The Whole World Stops
In spite of all the suffering, this a fantastic time…to really think inwards and try to realize that there are so many things that we change. This is the first time since the industrial revolution that the whole world stops. Rogério Soares Yellow Jack Podcast, Episode #7 (Ouimet Presents, Episode #18)Rogério Soares is a documentary […]
Yellow Jack Podcast: Pause Everything
If we could just somehow pause all rent, all mortgages and pause all interest for this time period, I think that could help everyone. Because then those small businesses won’t be paying for a building that they can’t run a business out of. Grant baldwin Yellow Jack Podcast, Episode #6 (Ouimet Presents Episode #17)Grant Baldwin […]
Yellow Jack Podcast: Imagine Everyone At Home
People make documentaries, not for money, they make them for love because they’re committed and have stories they want to tell and think they can make a difference…but it’s very precarious work, always. And now this. Michelle van Beusekom Yellow Jack Podcast, Episode #5 (Ouimet Presents Episode #16) Michelle van Beusekom had just returned from […]
Yellow Jack Podcast: There's a Lot to Do So We Better Go Slow
Everyone has kicked in here….our doctors…all the health care professionals we’ve had any contact with…we were just so thrilled and we just felt so confident…you’re so vulnerable in this state. And then when you have people who are saying, it’s OK, come on and wash your hands, put a mask on, we’ve got this. It […]
Great story telling with thoughtful editing. Well worth a listen!