Asif Kapadia | Director of Amy, Diego Maradona and Senna

Welcome to The Doc Exchange: A Real Stories Podcast, where your favourite non-fiction filmmakers reveal the documentaries that have had lasting impact on their lives and careers. 

This week, multi award-winning film director, writer and producer Asif Kapadia (and the 2020 recipient of the prestigious BBC Grierson Trustees' Award) joins June Jennings to talk about three documentaries related to the 1970s. From political context to personal archives to depicting icons in their prime, we discover which films informed Kapadia's own preoccupations when making Senna, Amy and Diego Maradona