documentary film

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Noun1.documentary film - a film or TV program presenting the facts about a person or eventdocumentary film - a film or TV program presenting the facts about a person or event
motion picture, motion-picture show, movie, moving picture, moving-picture show, pic, film, picture show, flick, picture - a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement; "they went to a movie every Saturday night"; "the film was shot on location"
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20pm Despite what you might think after seeing the attention-grabbing title of this new series, this isn't a political documentary describing the behaviour of various nuclear powers, but is in fact a darkly comic drama - and a rather promising one, no less.
Revising the notion of transcendental style in the context of a political documentary will help elucidate the potential and the limitations of universalizing discourses about spirituality.
Known as the consummate "insider's insider," Halperin is the creator, executive producer and cohost of Showtime's political documentary series "The Circus," which followed the 2016 presidential campaigns.
Al Gore's "An Inconvenient Truth" is the third highest-grossing political documentary of all time at the global box office--and the top political doc that doesn't feature Michael Moore.
The stereopticon, which gained prominence in 1888 when it was used to deliver high-profile illustrated lectures on controversial tariff policies, soon disappeared, but not, Musser argues, without giving birth to the political documentary.
His cinematic work, which confidently explores the complexities of modern China, place him alongside some of the most exciting filmmakers working today--his style sits somewhere between Miguel Gomes' freeform political documentary and Apichatpong Weerasethakul's quiet yet resolved protests in favour of the individual.
The animated political documentary then, retains the fantastical world of imagery associated with childhood but utilizes it to show us more graphic and unimaginable moments, perhaps almost ironically.
library implements the political documentary of the Observatory of Paris, public scientific, cultural and professional which is a great facility.
Layth Lel Karama Godran" ("Dignity has no Walls") is a political documentary film, describing the life of a young woman and two men in the protests that took place on 11 March 2011.
So to be able to produce, finance, and research a voluminous historical and political documentary (four DVD's) that is countercultural to the main political narratives that are dominant in Puerto Rican society is quite an accomplishment.
The project is regarded as the first political documentary with an expert view on Iran's ownership of the three Persian Gulf islands.
Directed and produced by Marius Markevicius and Jon Weinbach, "The Other Dream Team" is a sports and political documentary about the national Lithuanian basketball team that competed at the 1992 Summer Olympic Games.

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