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Categories: Other Topics, Documentaries, Bibliography

Barthes, Rolands,“Camera Lucida”, Vintage, London, 1980

Bazin, Andre, “The Ontology of the Photographic Image”, in Hugh Gray (ed) What is Cinema?, vol.1, University of California Press, 1967

Blandford, Steve, Barry Keith-Grant and Jim Hillier, “The Film Studies Dictionary”, Arnold, London, 2001

Bordwell, David and Kristin Thompson, “Film History: An Introduction”, Mc Graw Hill, 2003

Gibson, Pamela Church and John Hill, “The Oxford Guide to Film Studies”, Oxford University Press, 1998

Hight, Craig and Jane Roscoe, “Faking It: Mock-documentary and the subversion of factuality”, Manchester University Press, 2001

Nichols, Bill, “Representing Reality”, Indiana University Press, USA, 1991

Nichols, Bill, “Introduction to Documentary”, Indiana University Press, USA, 2001

Rothman, William, “Documentary Film Classics”, Press Syndicate, University of Cambridge, 1997

Useful Websites






Pioneers and Primitives DVD (Luminere Brothers first film among many other early films)

Nanook of the North (1922) Robert Flaherty

La Jetee (1965) Chris Marker

GPO Classics Collection (a Collection of 1930s films from the General Post Office including Coal Face)

Night Mail/ West Highland (1936) Basil Wright and Harry Watt

Fires were started (1943) Humphrey Jennings

Triumph of the Will (1935) Leni Reifenstahl

The wonderful, horrible life of Leni Reifenstahl (1993) Ray Muller

Man With a Movie Camera (1924) Dziga Vertov

Cinema Verite: Defining the Moment

We Are the Lambeth Boys (1958) Lindsay Anderson

O, Dreamland (1953) Karl Reisz

Momma Don’t Allow (1956) Tony Richardson

Salesman (1969) The Maysles Brothers

Don’t Look Back (1966) D.A Pennebaker

Primary (1960) Robert Drew and co.

Aileen: Life and Death of a Serial Killer (2003) Nick Broomfield

Biggie and Tupac (2002) Nick Broomfield

Kurt and Courtney (1998) Nick Broomfield

Grizzly Man (2005) Werner Herzog


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