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Introduction to documentary

Author: Bill Nichols
Publisher: Bloomington, Ind. : Indiana University Press, ©2001.
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Provides a comprehensive introduction to the issues and concepts that characterise documentary film and video production. This work offers an overview of the most important topics and issues in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nichols, Bill, 1942-
Introduction to documentary.
Bloomington, Ind. : Indiana University Press, ©2001
(OCoLC)606647097
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Nichols
ISBN: 0253339545 9780253339546 0253214696 9780253214690
OCLC Number: 45618222
Description: xviii, 223 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments --
Introduction --
Why are ethical issues central to documentary filmmaking? --
How do documentaries differ from other types of film? --
What gives documentary films a voice of their own? --
What are documentaries about? --
How did documentary filmmaking get started? --
What types of documentary are there? --
How have documentaries addressed social and political issues? --
How can we write effectively about documentary?
Responsibility: Bill Nichols.

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