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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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.
4 million to become the second-highest grossing political documentary in history after Michael Moore's Fahrenheit 911.
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.
One of the more fascinating aspects of this emerging form of political documentary discourse is that it is made by people unfamiliar with the history, profession and conventions of documentary production; therefore, the polemical arguments are leveled with little concern for evidence.
The anti-Obama documentary '2016: Obama's America' managed to become the second-highest earning political documentary of all time, having brought in a total of 26 million dollars so far.
It boosted its cumulative total to more than $26 million to become the second-biggest political documentary since liberal filmmaker Michael Moore's 2004 anti-war indictment, 'Fahrenheit 9/11.
The political documentary "2016: Obama's America" continued its unexpectedly strong performance at the box office this weekend, raking in $3.
The film shows that Gilles' polarization of political documentary against art is too simplistically stark; it fulfills the instrumental political vocation of solidarity while it is also suffused with the artistic innovation we associate with the French New Wave.
LAST week, the BBC ran yet another reality TV show, under the guise of a political documentary.
She began her professional career with Can West Broadcasting in Montreal, and later joined Rezolution Pictures to co-direct One More River: The Deal that Split the Cree, with Neil Diamond, which won the Best Documentary Award at the 2005 Rendez-vous du cinema Quebecois in Montreal and was nominated for Best Social/ Political Documentary at the Geminis.

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