Mooj Zadie is a radio documentarian and music video director.

He is a producer at Vox's daily news podcast Today, Explained. Before that, he helped edit Fresh Air with Terry Gross on NPR and produced The Moth. His radio stories have appeared on the BBC, Studio 360, 99% Invisible, Love + Radio, and KCRW's The Organist. His music videos have premiered on The Fader, NPR Music, and Pitchfork. He is the creator of Anatomy of a Music Video, a video essay series in which film directors analyze their music videos, and the host of Tape, a podcast about people who make radio, and the founder of Tape Fest, a live radio show created for the stage. In 2013, he won a Third Coast International Audio Award. And in 2016, he was one of seven residents of the inaugural Third Coast Radio Residency.




KCRW's 24-Hour Radio Race Second Place

USA Fellow Nominated

In The Dark Honorable Mention

Third Coast Best Documentary: Honorable Mention


Uniondocs This American Life’s ‘Umbrellas Up’

Uniondocs Radiolab’s Dive into Dangerous Ideas

Copenhagen Radio Cinema Festival Interview Technique & Other Radio Tips

Uniondocs The Shadows

Uniondocs Art on the Airwaves

Uniondocs Ouroboros: Self as Subject

Third Coast International Audio Festival Good Art, Bad Art

Uniondocs Getting Close: Intimacy in Multimedia

Selected Press

2020 | Enthusiast! Mooj Zadie: Music Videos

2020 | The Guardian Podcasts of the Week

2018 | VideoStatic Anatomy Of A Music Video with Daniels and Jake Schreier

2015 | The Timbre WTF is a Podcast Festival?

2015 | The New York Times Podcasts Stretch Wings Beyond Audio and Go Live, in Festivals

2015 | The New Yorker Tape Festival: A Celebration of Public Radio

2015 | Brooklyn Magazine 'The Best Storytellers Under One Roof' At The First-Ever Tape Festival

2015 | Hotpod Tape

2014 | Gawker Listening to the Radio Is Cool Again: 8 Smart Podcasts You Should Hear

2014 | Telegraph The best arts, books, and entertainment podcasts

2013 | Nieman Storyboard Best of Narrative, 2013

2013 | WBEZ Love + Radio podcast releases new episode on pedobaiting