Encyclopedia of the Documentary Film 3-Volume Set (Hardcover)

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By Ian Aitken (Editor)
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The Encyclopedia of the Documentary Film is a fully international reference work on the history of the documentary film from the Lumi re brothers' Workers Leaving the Lumi re Factory (1885) to Michael Moore's Fahrenheit 911 (2004). This Encyclopedia provides a resource that critically analyzes that history in all its aspects. Not only does this Encyclopedia examine individual films and the careers of individual film makers, it also provides overview articles of national and regional documentary film history. It explains concepts and themes in the study of documentary film, the techniques used in making films, and the institutions that support their production, appreciation, and preservation.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781579584450
ISBN-10: 1579584454
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: October 27th, 2005
Pages: 1968
Language: English