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Introduction to documentary /
Bill Nichols.
edition
2nd ed.
imprint
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 2010.
description
xviii, 341 p. : ill.
ISBN
9780253222602 (pbk. : alk. paper), 9780253355560 (cloth : alk. paper)
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Book
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imprint
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 2010.
isbn
9780253222602 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780253355560 (cloth : alk. paper)
contents note
Introduction -- How can we define documentary film? -- Why are ethical issues central to documentary filmmaking? -- What gives documentary films a voice of their own? -- What makes documentaries engaging and persuasive? -- How did documentary filmmaking get started? -- How can we differentiate among documentaries? categories, models, and the expository and poetic modes of documentary film -- How can we describe the observational, participatory, reflexive, and performative modes of documentary film? -- How have documentaries addressed social and political issues? -- How can we write effectively about documentary?
catalogue key
7176776
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Includes filmography.

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