THEORIZING DOCUMENTARY CL (Afi Film Reader)
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Today, as fictional and non-fictional forms become increasingly hybrid (TV docu-drama, historically-based feature films such as Oliver Stone's "JFK", "info-tainment", tabloid television), the question "What is documentary?" is particularly compelling. What unites them is their common bond with the domain of lived experience. "Theorizing Documentary" offers essays by leading critics and theorists, addressing questions such as: How fictional is non-fiction? What gets to count on film as history - and why? To what extent are representational forms adequate substitutio
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