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A recent (Oct 2012) TV documentary has shocked Britain. ITV’s Exposure on Jimmy Savile alleged that a formerly well loved DJ and charity worker was a paedophile. This has led to a police investigation, and the BBC and the government setting up independent inquiries with hundreds of people coming forward as witnesses.
This has been a most unusual reaction to a TV documentary, but it reinforces the power and relevance that well researched and produced television documentaries...[ read full article ] »
By Tina Dixon & Jeremy Orlebar
Week 1 Overview
Video of various extracts of documentaries shown in class using a glossary of documentary definitions and a worksheet identifying codes and conventions of documentary.
OHP used on various hybrids of documentary that students copy.
World at War Episode 15 looked at and a worksheet filled in to highlight key codes and conventions. This series was made on film.
Students are to watch a documentary of their own choice...[ read full article ] »
An Introduction to Documentary
Documentary on MediaEdu
Ideas for Teaching Documentary
Documentary Quiz 1
Documentary Quiz 2