Deconstructing the Documentary: Creating Meaning in Documentary Film, Presented by Jacob Bricca
Documentary films have a complex relationship with the truth. Seemingly transparent windows onto historical reality, they are in fact highly structured narratives shaped by directorial style. In this eye-opening session featuring a variety of film clips, award-winning documentary editor and UA Film & Television professor Jacob Bricca breaks down the hidden conventions of documentary storytelling and lays them bare. Reception immediately following the lecture.