"The Documentary" Essays and Research Papers

Sort By:
Satisfactory Essays
Good Essays
Better Essays
Powerful Essays
Best Essays
Page 1 of 50 - About 500 Essays
  • Good Essays

    next. In the documentary “The Harvest” all the people on there were Mexican and all stuck together as a family. They had their own culture as working together in the crop fields and even living together in the same roof. Since they’re financially unstable they struggled and barely fit in the same house which was usually a little shack. They all eat the same foods and have the same routines they do each day together. They struggle as a family financially‚ and while watching the documentary I noticed

    Premium Peer group Family Field

    • 1851 Words
    • 8 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Documentary Essay

    • 483 Words
    • 2 Pages

    FILM 337 DIRECTING THE DOCUMENTARY Midterm Exam Name: _____Taber Allen_________Section:__Doc___ 1. Using the textbook‚ write a short paragraph definition of “documentary.” Documentary film is a broad category of moving pictures intended to some aspect of reality. A "documentary film" includes video and digital productions that can be either direct-to-video or made for a television. 2. Describe what is meant by a “Contract” with the audience. The

    Premium Documentary film Film

    • 483 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    life. To what extent‚ if any‚ does/did her own behavior and personal choices affect her life? Throughout the documentary‚ it is clear that Katrina has been through a lot of hardships in the past few years. Her husband of many years was addicted to prescription pain killers. She had to support him and their three children‚ but that was just the start of Katrina’s issues. In the documentary‚ Jeremy and Katrina were separated but she was still supporting him here and there because she wants her children

    Premium Health care Divorce Poverty

    • 993 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Documentary Script

    • 22715 Words
    • 91 Pages

    ‘How to Write a Documentary Script’ HOW TO WRITE A DOCUMENTARY SCRIPT A MONOGRAPH BY Page 1 of 52 ‘How to Write a Documentary Script’ TABLE OF CONTENTS - INTRODUCTION - WRITING FOR FILM AND WHY DOCUMENTARIES ARE DIFFERENT - SHORT INTRODUCTION TO DOCUMENTARY STYLES - RESEARCH‚ RESEARCH‚ RESEARCH: YOU CAN’T SAY IT ENOUGH! - ESSENTIAL SCRIPT ELEMENTS - PUTTING A SCRIPT TOGETHER - WRITING A GREAT SCRIPT - SCRIPT FORMAT - REFERENCES PAGE 3-4 PAGE 5-7 PAGE 8-9 PAGE 10-15 PAGE 16-37

    Premium Documentary film Film director Film

    • 22715 Words
    • 91 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Documentary Film

    • 410 Words
    • 2 Pages

    Documentary films constitute a broad category of nonfictional motion pictures intended to document some aspect of reality‚ primarily for the purposes of instruction or maintaining a historical record.[1] A ’documentary film’ was originally shot on film stock—the only medium available—but now includes video and digital productions that can be either direct-to-video‚ made as a television program or released for screening in cinemas. "Documentary" has been described as a "filmmaking practice‚ a cinematic

    Premium Documentary film Film

    • 410 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Radio Documentary

    • 2065 Words
    • 7 Pages

    Course: Creative Media Production - Journalism Module: Unit 53: Radio Documentary Production Assignment: Treatment and First Draft of Script. Tutor: Wil McDermott Date of Issue: 24/10/2014 Submission Date: 14/11/2014 Brief IV: Yes Date: 14/11/2014 Assignment Title: You are to write a one-page treatment and a first draft of the script you hope to turn into a radio documentary. You must also include a report on the production of this work. Learning Outcomes To Be Achieved: Outcome Assessment Criteria

    Premium Homelessness Radio Homeless shelter

    • 2065 Words
    • 7 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Better Essays

    Documentary Ethics

    • 1652 Words
    • 7 Pages

    February 13th 2013 FST 302 Ethics Paper Power to the People- What does this phrase mean and how does it relate to the subjects/filmmakers of Dancing Outlaw? In documentary film‚ the phrase “Power to the People” means that the subject has a certain amount of influence. Although the director of the documentary has the most control in the message of the film‚ the subjects have a significant amount also. For example‚ in Dancing Outlaw‚ Young can ask to film certain things‚ but if Jesco doesn’t want

    Premium Film Documentary film Film director

    • 1652 Words
    • 7 Pages
    Better Essays
  • Good Essays

    What is a documentary? A documentary is a broad term to describe a movie that in some way “documents” or captures reality. Documentaries are often used to reveal a usual‚ interesting or unknown angle. Purpose of documentary: - Documentaries concentrate upon actual evidence. - Documentaries film real people‚ real life events and also explain historical events and scientific discoveries. - The documentary presenter often acts as a representative for the public. - The documentary puts forward

    Premium Film Documentary film The Documentary

    • 327 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    WHY DOCUMENTARIES ARE SO IMPORTANT Documentaries are important in many ways. One of the main reasons is that they educate you A week ago‚ I watched the documentary "Super Size Me" and I thought that it showed very well how dangerous it is to eat fast-food on regular basis. It affects your body and I don’t think many people know that. How could they know it if they aren’t going to read studies on how dangerous it is. Not many people have the time‚ or want to make time‚ to read a study. It is

    Premium Global warming Super Size Me Third World

    • 340 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Better Essays

    What Is Documentary Film

    • 864 Words
    • 4 Pages

    Matthew Foster Intro to Documentary Film Midterm Paper What Is Documentary Film? I once heard a quote from an unknown man who said‚ "Words are only words until you invest some meaning into them." I didn ’t fully comprehend what he meant by this statement. Surely every word has its own definition‚ giving it some type of meaning. So why would they being meaningless without me? Not until I entered this class and focused on documentary film did I re evaluate this statement. What the man meant

    Premium Documentary film Reality television Film

    • 864 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Better Essays
Previous
Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 50