How can we analyze documentaries for truth?
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
` 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.”