Documentary Film: A Very Short Introduction

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Oxford University Press, Oct 27, 2007 - Performing Arts - 144 pages
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Review: Documentary Film: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions #190)

User Review  - Darweech - Goodreads

while about to start writing a master thesis on documentary, I found this small pocket book on the library shelf. It was the perfect choice to start with, very easy and fast to read, gives the best ... Read full review

Review: Documentary Film: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions #190)

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Contents

1 Defining the documentary
1
2 Subgenres
56
3 Conclusion
125

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About the author (2007)


Patricia Aufderheide is a professor in the School of Communication at American University in Washington, D.C., and founder-director of its Center for Social Media. She received the career achievement award for scholarship from the International Documentary Association in 2006 and has served as a Sundance Film Festival juror and as a board member of the Independent Television Service. She is the author, most recently, of The Daily Planet: A Critic on the Capitalist Culture Beat.

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