Documentary Makers

Interviews with 15 of the Best in the Business by David Goldsmith

Publisher: Rotovision

Written in English
Cover of: Documentary Makers | David Goldsmith
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  • Individual film directors, film-makers,
  • Television,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • General,
  • Performing Arts / Film / General,
  • Film & Video - General
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Number of Pages176
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ISBN 102880467306
ISBN 109782880467302

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Michael Francis Moore (born Ap ) is an American documentary filmmaker, author, and activist. His works frequently address the topics of globalization and capitalism.

Moore won the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature for Bowling for Columbine, which examined the causes of the Columbine High School massacre and the overall gun culture of the United States. The list only includes documentary films & documentary mini-series made by directors (the documentary film must be at least 60+ minutes total in length, and must actually be a documentary film in itself, and not an episode for some TV series.); and excludes any feature-length films, short films, and TV episodes made by directors.

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Documentary filmmakers come in a variety of shapes and forms. By their nature they are working outside of a system built for ascension, career and profit.

There are no apprenticeships and you’re lucky if you are getting paid. They are making films out of passion for a specific topic and until recent decades hardly thinking that many eyes will.

The Book Makers. dir. James Kennard, NR, 58 min, USA, in English. WATCH TRAILER. In a time where the fate of the paper book is in question, this film profiles an eclectic group of bibliophiles dedicated to keeping books alive and reframing the concept of the book itself.

Revel in the meticulous process of creating hand-crafted books.Her work focuses on themes of community, creativity, awareness, process, empowerment and documentation. Levine’s first film and book, Handmade Nation: The Rise of DIY, Art, Craft, and Design was published by Princeton Architectural Press.

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