• Documentary film - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Documentary_film A documentary film is a non-fictional motion-picture intended to "document reality, primarily for the purposes of instruction, education, or maintaining a historical record" - compare documentary theatre. Bill Nichols has characterised the documentary in terms of "a filmmaking practice, a cinematic tradition, and mode of audience reception [that remains] a practice without clear boundaries".
  • Top Documentary Films - Watch Free Documentaries Online

    topdocumentaryfilms.com Documentary Film is a broad category of visual expression that is based on the attempt, in one fashion or another, to document reality. Knowledge comes in different ways through our five senses. Hearing, watching, touching, smelling and tasting are the only doorways to the outer world.
  • 100 Best Documentary Films of All-Time - IMDb

    www.imdb.com/list/ls000650779 Early documentary film critic, Grierson's principles of documentary were that cinema's potential for observing life could be exploited in a new art form; that the "original" actor and "original" scene are better guides than their fiction counterparts to interpreting the modern world; and that materials "thus taken from the raw" can be more real than the acted article.
  • Documentary Films - Filmsite.org

    www.filmsite.org/docfilms.html Documentary Films strictly speaking, are non-fictional, "slice of life" factual works of art - and sometimes known as cinema verite.For many years, as films became more narrative-based, documentaries branched out and took many forms since their early beginnings - some of which have been termed propagandistic or non-objective.
  • Top 100 Documentaries - Top Documentary Films

    topdocumentaryfilms.com/top-100 Top 100 Documentaries. A list of 100 highest rated documentaries at TDF. According to our visitors these are the most valuable works in our vast library of non-fiction films.
  • Top 100 Documentary Movies - Rotten Tomatoes

    www.rottentomatoes.com/top/bestofrt/top_100_documentary_movies Best of Rotten Tomatoes. Movies with 40 or more critic reviews vie for their place in history at Rotten Tomatoes. Eligible movies are ranked based on their Adjusted Scores.
  • Documentary | Definition of Documentary by Merriam-Webster

    www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/documentary Documentary definition is - being or consisting of documents : contained or certified in writing. How to use documentary in a sentence.
  • Documentary Film | Sundance Institute

    www.sundance.org/programs/documentary-film The Documentary Film Program’s Creative Producing Lab and Fellowship is a yearlong program designed to nurture emerging producers with project-specific support through the Creative Producing Lab, Sundance Film Festival attendance, year-round mentorship from industry mentors, and ongoing support from Sundance Institute staff.
  • Documentary | Definition of Documentary at Dictionary.com

    www.dictionary.com/browse/documentary Documentary definition, pertaining to, consisting of, or derived from documents: a documentary history of France. See more.
  • Watch HBO Documentaries | HBO Official Site

    www.hbo.com/documentaries This two-part documentary from director Alex Gibney (The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley and Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief) examines the complex details of Russia’s interference in the 2016 election and highlights the frightening vulnerabilities in America’s political process.