By Alexandra Juhasz,Alisa Lebow
A spouse to modern Documentary Film provides a suite of unique essays that discover significant concerns surrounding the kingdom of present documentary motion pictures and their means to encourage and influence change.
- Presents a complete selection of essays on the subject of all features of up to date documentary films
- Includes approximately 30 unique essays via best documentary movie students and makers, with every one thematic grouping of essays sub-edited via significant figures within the field
- Explores numerous issues important to modern documentary filmmakers and the examine of documentary movie – the planet, migration, paintings, intercourse, virus, faith, conflict, torture, and surveillance
- Considers a large range of documentary motion pictures that fall outdoor commonplace canons, together with overseas and avant-garde documentaries provided in a number of media
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