As a realist at heart and a logician in approach, whose repertoire of TV shows and movies includes an exclusive range of medical and legal dramas, political documentaries
and event-inspired productions, I cannot help but roll my eyes at the spontaneous dance sequences and wild histrionics that Bollywood actors and actresses are prone to.
SEHRING: It's one of the best political documentaries
that I've ever seen.
A festival strand called Resistance: British Documentary Film will feature screenings of political documentaries
and question-and-answer sessions.
Their topics include a theory of film and politics, politics in the silent movies, anti-communism and conformity during the 1950s, 9/11 and beyond, the rise of political documentaries
, and politics in disaster.
Primary'' is widely ranked among the most important political documentaries
and in 1990 was entered into the Library of Congress' National Film Registry for historic works.
The motto of this year's Kino mania is "recharging" the audiences, while the festival itself undergoes a "reload" and aims to offer viewers an eclectic mixture of international films - from the newest auteur films to classics like Breakfast at Tiffany's or Clockwork Orange, from children's animated films to environmental and political documentaries
We see that from his feature films and now in his very political documentaries
made waves with the likes of Al Gore's eco-cautionary tale "An Inconvenient Truth" or Spike Lee's account of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina.
Moore brought that same spirit to his filmmaking and, in the process, put political documentaries
in the multiplexes for the first time.
First of all, it's not remotely dusty or dry, as some historical or political documentaries
After directing satirical theatrical skits and propaganda films (agitki) for Budenny's cavalrymen on topics such as personal hygiene, out-of-touch bureaucrats, and poor work habits among Soviet workers, Medvedkin moved to newsreels, feature films and, in his last decades, political documentaries
Shooting the truth; the rise of American political documentaries