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An Education in Reality Sep/Oct 2004

In the issue, we provide you examples of educational programs in Doc Filmmaking for levels ranging from elementary school to graduate school and beyond.

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Features

  • Tobacco Road: Ross McElwee's 'Bright Leaves' Gives Viewers Something to Chew On

    Ross McElwee's genial humor has guided him...
  • Schools of Doc: Nonfiction Filmmaking Training Programs in the USA

    Ten feature-length documentaries released...
  • Film School Confidential: Teachers from the Top Doc Programs Reveal the Secrets of Their Courses

    Given the dominance of USC School of Cinema-...
  • Teaching the D-Word in J-School: Columbia Graduate School of Journalism

    American journalism education has changed...
  • Exchanging the Pen for the Camera: When Journalists Make the Jump into Documentaries

    Journalism and news are great places to visit,...
  • Get It Down on Paper? English Film Schools on Scripting for Documentaries

    Not so long ago, before the introduction of...
  • The Rejuvenating Effect of Reality: The Hot Springs Documentary Film Institute

    Documentaries seem to have latched onto the...
  • Doc Curricula: High School Students Learn Nonfiction Storytelling through DOCS ROCK Program

    DOCS ROCK, a bold new program developed for high...
  • A Human Rights Theme Threads Through Third Tribeca Film Festival

    The cultural plans for New York City's Ground...