#Do Now: 4/4/14

Aim: 

How can we analyze documentaries for truth?

Do Now:

1. What are the 3 aims of a documentarian ?

` Give voice to the voiceless , find the extra ordinary in the ordinary to exult the everyday  , focus on the journey not just the destination

2. Research a documentarian

Who?

` Marc Singer

What is their focus?

` Find the extra ordinary in the ordinary to exult the everyday

Previous work and awards?

` According to Wikipedia “His first film Dark Days, about a homeless community living in the tunnels underneath New York , was awarded The freedom of Expression Award, The Cinematography Award and The Audience Award at the SunDance Film Festival of 2000. Dark Days was also awarded Best Documentary/Non-Fiction film of 2000 by the Los Angeles Film Critics Association and won the Independent Spirit award for Best Documentary of 2000 from the IPF.”

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