Documentary film means stripping our everyday life of its non-binding nature. The documentary film looks at the people, behind the scenes and thus always at the filmmaker himself. In no other genre is the power of the camera and the author greater. By lovingly or relentlessly documenting what is happening, the camera creates reality through reality in the documentary film.
Life often writes the better stories. This is currently proven by 3 brilliant documentaries: “The Mole – Undercover in North Korea”, “The Dissident” and “Alternate Endings: Six New Ways to Die in America”. [more…]