In this post, I will be writing about the history of documentary films and directors of this genre and references.
History of Documentary Films –
A narrative film is a nonfictional movie expected to archive some part of reality, principally for the reasons of guideline or keeping up a chronicled record.Such movies were initially shot on film stock the main medium accessible however now incorporate video and computerized creations that can be either immediate to video, made into a TV appear or discharged for screening in silver screens. “Narrative” has been portrayed as a “filmmaking rehearse, a true to life custom, and method of group of onlookers gathering” that is consistently developing and is without clear limits.
Documentary Films Director –
Les Blank – Burden of Dreams (1982)
Michael Epstein – American Experience ( The Battle Over Citizen Kane) (1996)
J.David Riva – Marlene Dietrich (Her Own Song) (2001)
Jan Harlan – Stanley Kubrick (A Life In Pictures) (2001)
Damian Pettigrew – Fellini I’m a Born Liar (2002)
David Heeley – The John Garfield Story (2003)
Wendy Apple – The Cutting Edge ( The Magic of Movie Editing) (2004)
Gisela Grischow – Billy Wilder Speaks (2006)
Robert B.Weide – American Masters Woody Allen ( A Documentary) (2011)
Craig McCall – Cameraman ( The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff) (2010)