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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
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docudrama

nDokumentarspiel nt
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docudrama

[dɒkjʊˈdrɑːmə] n (TV) → ricostruzione f filmata
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Prior to demonstrating that docudramas such as Jane offer pedagogical and activist merits for feminist theater, I will briefly summarize some of the scholastic criticism leveled at docudrama.
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At the start of "The Haunting in Connecticut" we're told it is "based on the true story." Note that it's not "a true story," but "the true story." In spite of this certainty, in the area of docudramas, this makes some of Oliver Stone's more outlandish entries look like sober news reports.
Inspired by such docudramas as United 93, Expedition 6 fuses an assortment of found texts, including NASA space logs and an Osama Bin Laden speech, together with low-flying trapezes, live music and aerial choreography.
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Both docudramas offer appreciative and informative tales about the formation and rise of the Archbishop of Krakow and John Paul II.