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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How would documentary films respond to this reality?'
DOCUTAH's mission is to inspire a global connection through independent documentary films and intellectual discussions.
DOCUMENTARY films rarely get to see the light of the day at multiplexes in India, but Shivendra Singh Dungarpur's feature length documentary, Celluloid Man, is first of its kind to get a countrywide release in PVR's 15 multiplexes on May 3.
Since the fifth edition of DOX BOX had to be cancelled, ProAction Films, the nonprofit film group that organizes the festival, and several international collaborators -- principally the New York-based ArteEast and the Network of Arab Arthouse Screens -- will stage "DOX BOX Global Day." This program of Syrian documentary films is being screened simultaneously in 32-odd venues around the world from March 14-16.
This movement has found an outlet in the growing interest surrounding documentary films in Egypt.
Through his 45 years rich cinema experience, Amiralay achieved more than 20 documentary films through which he was trying to address problems of contemporary Syrian society.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A prominent Lebanese film producer on Wednesday said that Arab nations are deeply interested in watching Iranian documentary films, and called for wider ties and cooperation between Iranian and Arab film production and distribution companies.
Summary: Five classic and contemporary Mexican feature and documentary films will be screened as part of the Dubai International Film Festival's In Focus.
"Doc Ea Tunis" which provides free entrance to the public at large offers an opportunity to make known the best documentary films made in the Arab world or in Europe.
With over Dh1 million given away as the highest prize money ever in the Arab world, Anasy Documentary Awards is considered to be the first of its kind in the UAE, as it specialises in documentary films.
Commenting on commercial influences over documentary films Sinha said:"Documentary is a very serious business as it creates future of the country.

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