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Introduction to documentary
This new edition of Bill Nichols's bestselling text provides an up-to-date introduction to the most important issues in documentary history and criticism. Expand
Representing Reality: Issues and Concepts in Documentary
"Representing Reality" is the first book to offer a conceptual overview of documentary filmmaking practice. It addresses numerous social issues and how they are presented to the viewer by means ofExpand
Blurred Boundaries: Questions of Meaning in Contemporary Culture
Preface Acknowledgments I. Embodied Knowledge and the Politics of Location An Evocation II. The Trials and Tribulations of Rodney King III. At the Limits of Reality (TV) IV. The EthnographerOs TaleExpand
The Voice of Documentary
Documentary Reenactment and the Fantasmatic Subject
Reenactments, the more or less authentic re-creation of prior events, provided a staple element of documentary representation until they were slain by the “verite boys” of the 1960s (Robert Drew,Expand
Introduction to Documentary, Second Edition
Documentary Film and the Modernist Avant-Garde
How is it that the most formal and, often, the most abstract of films and the most political, and sometimes, didactic of films arise, fruitfully intermingle, and then separate in a common historicalExpand