Wormwood: The Companion Podcast


Meet the Wormwood Podcast — from Academy Award-winning director Errol Morris, this is the official companion piece to the Netflix genre-bending documentary Wormwood. Join the discussion as we dive deeper into the mysterious death of CIA scientist Fra...Show More
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1: Jon Ronson & Errol Morris

25:13 | Dec 21st, 2017

Jon Ronson and Errol Morris in conversation. The MK Ultra project is a foundation to "Wormwood," and it’s also explored in Ronson’s book, "The Men Who Stare at Goats." They discuss why this case is a favorite among conspiracy theorists, and the chall...Show More
2: Peter Sarsgaard & Errol Morris

16:23 | Dec 21st, 2017

Errol Morris interviews actor Peter Sarsgaard. He plays CIA scientist Frank Olson in scripted segments, imagining what could have happened in Olson’s last days. They discuss the challenge of playing a real person and Sarsgaard’s relationship to the s...Show More
3: Eric Olson & Errol Morris

18:40 | Dec 21st, 2017

Errol Morris interviews the protagonist of "Wormwood," Eric Olson. They discuss Eric’s fifty year investigation into his father’s death, and the experience of having his story adapted for the screen.