This film has already received nominations in three categories: Best Documentary
, Outstanding Short Documentary
and Outstanding Music and Sound.
The major companies in the global documentary
television market include Time Warner Inc.
In chapter 1, titled "Documentary
Ecosystems: Collaboration and Exploitation," Jon Dovey examines a new documentary
form called the "living documentary
" through its tensions between collaboration and exploitation.
Other documentaries to be screened include Bikes Vs Cars by Fredrik Gertten, which looks into the daily global drama of traffic around the world, and Beloved Days by Constantinos Patsalides (the only Cypriot documentary
in the mix).
It seems a new world order is forming in the Australian documentary
Screen Australia funding underpins a significant amount of Australian documentary
Another highlight of this year's Documentary
Voices was the panel run by Nancy Bishop and Anila Gajevic on the International Film Market.
McLane touches (more prominently in Chapter 13) on the representational aspects of documentary
such as race, ethnicity and gender.
Narration is half the documentary
," says one, "and the documentaries being made have been deteriorating when it comes to the quality of narration.
Much critical work on documentary
--and the above books stand out--has relied on negotiating between established notions of the form as social practice (stemming in particular from the legacies of John Grierson and Paul Rotha) and transformations of the documentary
idea as it interacts with its 'publics' and the changing public sphere.
To be held through November 25 at Dubai Community Theatre and Arts Centre, Documentary
Voices will continue to explore the power of documentaries in making meaningful social change and instilling the concept of 'green living' to reduce the environmental footprint.
Voices discusses socially relevant themes by screening evocative documentaries from around the world.