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WHAT DOES DOCUMENTARIES MEAN IN ENGLISH?
A documentary film is a nonfictional motion picture intended to document some aspect of reality, primarily for the purposes of instruction or maintaining a historical record. Such films were originally shot on film stock — the only medium available — but now includes video and digital productions that can be either direct-to-video, made into a TV show or released for screening in cinemas. "Documentary" has been described as a "filmmaking practice, a cinematic tradition, and mode of audience reception" that is continually evolving and is without clear boundaries.
The translations of documentaries from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «documentaries» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DOCUMENTARIES» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «documentaries» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «documentaries» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about documentaries
10 QUOTES WITH «DOCUMENTARIES»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word documentaries.
So I do tend to do documentaries where I can move in and out of them.
One of the reasons to do documentaries is that. There's more sense of creating something, more sense of my own soul in the documentaries than in movies, because I don't write the movies I do.
Well, I've been in several films including documentaries, but the big blockbuster, I was hired as advisor to the actors, I was trying to make Jesuits out of them.
By showing hunger, deprivation, starvation and brutality, as well as endurance and nobility, documentaries inform, prod our memories, even stir us to action. Such films do battle for our very soul.
Michael Ian Black
My tastes in all things lean towards the arty and boring. I like sports documentaries about Scrabble players, bands that play quiet, unassuming music, and TV shows that win awards. In that way, I am an elitist snob.
When I have had a long day at work, I want something to watch that is funny, lighthearted and easy to get into, and reality is that. I'm not really into serious programmes or documentaries.
Clifton Collins, Jr.
I love researching, whether it's old Western documentaries or old Western country singers or John Ford Westerns, which are heavily influenced by family values, which so many of these country songs are related to.
A. J. Cook
I really like 'The Three Kings' DVD. I love that movie and all the extra footage and documentaries.
In documentaries, you're confronted with reality; you can not manipulate or move it.
My wife likes history and documentaries, but I'm not so keen on them. I generally go and do some work if there's one of those on.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DOCUMENTARIES»
Discover the use of documentaries in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to documentaries and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Lies, Damn Lies and Documentaries
Despite its centrality to the daily lives of a variety of journalists, the topic of ethics is relatively unexplored. This work provides a comprehensive treatment of the subject.
Brian Winston, 2000
Creating History Documentaries: A Step-by-Step Guide to ...
Students and teachers who are involved in the National History Day competition also will find this guide particularly useful.
Deborah Escobar, 2001
Shooting the Truth: The Rise of American Political Documentaries
Explores the ability of political documentary films to address vital issues ignored or glossed over by our corporate-controlled, mass-mediated "free press," such as the truth about American electoral processes, the real effects of U.S. ...
James McEnteer, 2006
Making Documentary Films and Videos: A Practical Guide to ...
An updated edition of the classic filmmaker's handbook discusses each step in creating documentaries from conception to final film, and offers advice on capturing human behavior and recreating past events, with new advice on how to get ...
Barry Hampe, 2007
Candid Eyes: Essays on Canadian Documentaries
Documentaries have dominated Canada's film production and have been crucial to the formation of Canada's cinematic identity. This volume will be an indispensable companion for anyone seriously interested in Canadian film studies.
Jim Leach, Jeannette Sloniowski, 2003
Documentaries: ... And How to Make Them
Andy Glynne subjects the whole documentary process to scrutiny with advice on: • Developing your concept • Funding • Writing pitches and treatments • Interview technique • Narrative • Writing commentary • Dealing with ethical ...
Andy Glynne, 2013
Canvas Documentaries: Panoramic Entertainments in ...
Generously illustrated with paintings, etchings, engravings, mechanical drawings, architectural plans, photographs and advertising material, this beautiful book is a window on the vibrant popular culture of the Victorian era.
Mimi Colligan, 2002
Chinese Documentaries: From Dogma to Polyphony
China, in recent years, has experienced a meteoric rise in documentary TV programmes. Chu discusses the various types of these documentaries, under both a planned and market economy.
Yingchi Chu, 2007
Voices: Seven Documentaries for Comprehension and Discussion
Authentic English provides excellent listening and speaking practice for the FCE exam.
Leo Jones, 1997
Film and the Holocaust: New Perspectives on Dramas, ...
" This wide-ranging book surveys and discusses the ways in which the Holocaust has been represented in cinema, covering a deep cross-section of both national cinemas and genres.
Aaron Kerner, 2011
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DOCUMENTARIES»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term documentaries is used in the context of the following news items.
'Amy' director Asif Kapadia: I don't make documentaries
They're not documentaries. They don't have talking heads. The sound, the image, the (color) grading, the cutting, I use freeze frames, whatever ... «azcentral.com, Jul 15»
Music documentaries @ Galway Film Fleadh
DR FEELGOOD'S Wilko Johnson, gospel music, and the LA venue where The Doors and Mötley Crüe played their early gigs, are the subjects ... «Galway Advertiser, Jul 15»
Netflix: The Best Gangster Movies, Shows, and Documentaries
Anyone with a Netflix subscription knows the inconvenience of going in search of a film and coming up short with the “not available for ... «The Cheat Sheet, Jul 15»
Irish documentaries at the Fleadh
Holding a reputation for screening some of Ireland's most intriguing, engaging and provoking Irish documentaries, this year is no different at the ... «The Irish Film Television Network, Jul 15»
Can't Wait For The Jeremy Scott Documentary? We Have Six Others …
The world of fashion documentaries just got some serious competition from Jeremy Scott, who has announced he will be releasing a ... «instyle.co.uk, Jul 15»
More than 200 movies, TV shows and documentaries disappear …
Selections as varied as 1935's silent film Happiness to various Ken Burns documentaries (Baseball) to 2000's Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon ... «Mashable, Jul 15»
Need a #SharkWeek Alternative? Watch classic Cousteau …
Watch classic Cousteau documentaries with us for #JacquesWeek ... series, still hold up as some of the best ocean documentaries of all time. «Southern Fried Science, Jul 15»
Thermoteknix camera helps film-makers produce ground-breaking …
The camera has also been used on the Nightstalkers series, which featured scary-sounding documentaries titled Crocodile Wars, Hyena ... «Cambridge News, Jul 15»
TV5MONDE USA: Watch Movies, Documentaries, And 'Tour De …
This month TV5Monde USA is unleashing some documentaries, films, and competitions that are sure to fulfill your desire for something thrilling. «The Inquisitr, Jul 15»
Music documentaries of 2015 you need to see
AMY: Asif Kapadia's documentary on the life and death of Amy Winehouse might have made her father Mitch "feel sick", but it's received ... «Gigwise, Jul 15»
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