James Jacoby


In The Moment ... February 14, 2020 Show 754 Hour 1

A new two-hour FRONTLINE documentary studies the rise of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos while investigating the global impact of the empire he built, including the darker side of the company's rapid growth.

"Amazon Empire: The Rise and Reign of Jeff Bezos" premieres Tuesday night at 8:00 Central / 7:00 Mountain on SDPB-TV and also PBS.org/FRONTLINE.

Joining us with a preview of the new FRONTLINE film is director, James Jacoby. He's a founding member of FRONTLINE's Enterprise Journalism Group.


In The Moment ... October 10, 2017 Show 195 Hour 2

This week the Trump administration continues to roll back environmental protection policy. We talk with filmmaker James Jacoby about FRONTLINE: War on the EPA. It’s a look at how Scott Pruitt went from fighting the EPA to running the agency and what happens next in American environmental policy.