"We learn by our problems. We correct our deficiencies if there are any." ~ Joe Arpaio
The Joe Show is a captivating look into infamous Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Maricopa County in Arizona. Click through for my interview with Director Randy Murray.
"Sheriff Joe Arpaio, the world’s most famous and entertaining law enforcement officer, knows that in today’s politically competitive world of instant fame, politicians need their time in the spotlight. And Joe loves the spotlight." From The Joe Show website.
* Randy's responses do contain spoilers. The film is out now on numerous platforms, please take a look at the documentary before listening to this interview.
We started our chat by discussing Sheriff Joe and about the publicity team behind him.
I asked about the access Randy and his team got with Joe.
Randy talked about how this film turned into a decade of following Sheriff Joe.
I asked what were Sheriff Joe and his head of PR Lisa Allen's reactions to the film.
The topic of how the community has change because of Sheriff Joe was brought up.
Randy talked about the festival run for the film.
I kept on the festival reaction topic by asking about the international view of Sheriff Joe.
We talked about the really tough subject of the rape cases that Maricopa County Police Deparment didn't handle correctly.
Keeping on the right side of Sheriff Joe.
Randy had a great point about what the future holds for Maricopa County, AZ.
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