Students create their own short documentaries while examining the history, codes, and conventions of the feature documentary film. Topics include narrative techniques, questions of form and genre, documentary ethics, interview methods, documentary cinematography, archival imagery, fair use/copyright, and editing rhythm and pacing, among others. Student documentaries are showcased in an end-of-course screening.
Prerequisite: Film and Media Studies 102.
|Term||Block||Title||Instructor||Location||Student Limit/ Available||Updated|
|Fall 2018||Block 3||Documentary Form and Filmmaking||Dylan Nelson||Armstrong Hall 257A||18/2||03/24/2019|
|Fall 2019||Block 2||Documentary Form and Filmmaking||Dylan Nelson||TBA||18/18||03/24/2019|