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doc·u·dra·ma

 (dŏk′yə-drä′mə, -drăm′ə)
n.
A television or movie dramatization of events based on fact.


doc′u·dram′a·tist (-drăm′ə-tĭst, -drä′mə-) n.
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docudrama

(ˈdɒkjʊˌdrɑːmə)
n
(Broadcasting) a film or television programme based on true events, presented in a dramatized form
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doc•u•dra•ma

(ˈdɒk yəˌdrɑ mə, -ˌdræm ə)

n.
a fictionalized drama, esp. a television film, based primarily on actual events.
[1960–65; docu (mentary) + drama]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.docudrama - a film or TV program presenting the facts about a person or eventdocudrama - 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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Translations
docufictiondocu-fiction
dokumentumjáték

docudrama

[ˈdɒkjʊˌdrɑːmə] Ndocudrama m
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docudrama

[ˈdɒkjʊdrɑːmə] ndocudrame m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

docudrama

nDokumentarspiel nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

docudrama

[dɒkjʊˈdrɑːmə] n (TV) → ricostruzione f filmata
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Yahya has been taking part in a number of national, regional and international festivals and workshops, with his startup short docu-fiction Belonging: Tripoli.
The Nocilla Trilogy, by Agustin Fernandez Mallo (Nocilla Dream, Nocilla Experience, and Nocilla Lab), follows a similar, imaginative playfulness in its construction, in which "the reader will have come across certain real, public biographies that deviate from their original state, as well as fictitious biographies that converge with the sources of other, real ones, all coming together to form [this] 'docu-fiction.'"
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Peja, Albania, March 18, 2018 --(PR.com)-- Balkan Natural Adventure has supported international film maker Katja Verheul, during her filming in Kosovo, where she is filming a short docu-fiction, which includes exciting scenes from the Accursed Mountains.
Director Jafar Panahi, who in 2010 and sentenced to six years in prison and banned from filmmaking for 20 years, is a classic case of an Iranian filmmaker who has continued his work underground; and has been duly rewarded in Berlin, with his docu-fiction "Closed Curtain" winning the Silver Bear for best script in 2013, and "Taxi" taking home the Golden Bear in 2015.
It aims to encourage producers and filmmakers to create documentaries, docu-fiction, TV series, short films, and programs that promote universal moral values and positive models.
"The film is docu-fiction and we always intended to cast unknowns who would play it for real."
Le realisateur prolifique et ambitieux a realise le docu-fiction [beaucoup moins que] Tin Hinan [beaucoup plus grand que], les series tele [beaucoup moins que] Zenka Story [beaucoup plus grand que], dix documentaires dont [beaucoup moins que] Statoil [beaucoup plus grand que] et des courts metrages.
Tracking a tale of forbidden love and literal social climbing amid a macaque clan in Sri Lanka, this Mark Linfield-directed docu-fiction contains typically top-shelf nature photography, an uncannily relatable cast of primate characters, and an anthropomorphic narrative complex enough that one can't help but wonder how much it was actively massaged for maximum impact.
9 A TOUCH OF SIN (Jia Zhang-ke) This examination of violence and exploitation in contemporary China initiates a new phase in Jia's oeuvre, as the filmmaker departs from docu-fiction and embraces taut storytelling and purposeful artifice.
The talented Iranian director Taha Karimi tragically passed away this year; his 'docu-fiction' 1001 Apples brings a message of reconciliation and peace.