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see motion picturesmotion pictures,
movie-making as an art and an industry, including its production techniques, its creative artists, and the distribution and exhibition of its products (see also motion picture photography; Motion Picture Cameras under camera).
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The 3 Idiots director said documentary filmmakers are very attached to the subjects they feature.
Iranian documentary 'Starless Dreams' directed by Mehrdad Oskouei participated in the 4th edition of the Budapest International Documentary Film Festival held from January 23 to 28 in Hungary.
Award has been given to her on her documentary film 'A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness'.
The documentary television market is also benefitting from the growth of the pay TV market.
The intersections of the documentary form and new technologies have drawn much scholarly curiosity and attention.
Interactive documentaries thus unsettle the notion of authorship, which in documentary studies is ethically controversial and politically contested, notably in expository ("voice of authority") and observational ("fly on the wall") modes and in practices of cinema direct (non-interventionist) and cinema verite (interventionist).
The Palm Tree, winner of the 2015 Ajyal Youth Film Festival Made in Qatar Award for Best Documentary, is mainly shot using disorienting close-ups, and an observational documentary that shows us how unnatural nature can be, and unearths the science fiction in reality.
The first film will be the French 2013 documentary School of Babel at 8pm.
The documentary is about three animal families were born in China.
Documenting the Documentary: Close Readings of Documentary Film and Video (new/expanded edition)