NEGATIVE: OVERLY DIDACTIC
NEGATIVE: LACKS HISTORICAL CONTEXT
NEGATIVE: EXCESSIVE FAITH IN HISTORY, TOO INTRUSIVE
Cinema Verite --Meaning "truthful cinema", is a style of filmmaking characterized by realistic, typically documentary motion pictures that avoid artificiality and artistic effect and are generally made with simple equipment. Combines modes of observational and performative. From the French school of documentary film.
Direct Cinema --This style of documentary filmmaking attempts to remove all barriers between subject and audience, be they of a technical, procedural and structural nature. Also combines both modes of observational and performative. From the North American school of documentary film.
NEGATIVE: TOO ABSTRACT, LOSES SIGHT OF ACTUAL ISSUES
NEGATIVE: LACK OF SPECIFICITY
Created December 2018 by Melissa, Ann, and Alex. Pratt Institute.