Introduction to documentary / Bill Nichols.Material type: TextPublisher: Bloomington, Indiana : Indiana University Press, Copyright date: c2017Edition: Third editionDescription: xvi, 258 pages : illustrations ; 26 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780253026859 (pbk. : alk. paper)Subject(s): Documentary films -- History and criticism | Communication and mass media July2020Genre/Form: -- Reading book DDC classification: 070.18
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction -- How can we define documentary film? -- Why are ethical issues central to documentary filmmaking? -- What gives documentaries a voice of their own? -- What makes documentaries engaging and persuasive? -- How did documentary filmmaking get started? -- How can we differentiate among documentary models and modes? what are the -- Poetic, expository, and reflexive modes? -- How can we describe the observational, participatory, and performative modes of -- Documentary film? -- How have documentaries addressed social and political issues? -- How can we write effectively about documentary? -- I want to make a documentary. where do I start?.