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Documentary Magazine

Winter 2018

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Our latest issue focuses on the art and business of archives and archival and stock footage—the raw material for so much great nonfiction storytelling—and considers how the best documentaries have prompted us to reconsider how we think about and engage history, culture and iconography.

IDA-Supported Doc of the Week

Directed by
Melody C. Miller

January is Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month! This weeks film features the stories of survivors and advocates who are saving the lives of young people trafficked in California.