Splice: volume 6 issue 1 Spring 2012; the documentary issue
Real Entertainment: Star Directors and the Modern Documentary
Peter Turner on Spurlock, Moore andMacdonald and their impact on documentary today.
The Documentaries of Werner Herzog
David Moorhead considers the prolific German film-maker's argument for the documentary as 'poetic, ecstatic truth'.
The Construction of War
Symon Quy on war documentaries since 9/11 and their status as 'dramatised witnessing'.
Wisconsin Gothic, the Wire Walker and the Chimp
Jerome Monhan asses the documentary work of Oscar-winner James Marsh.
Etre et Avoir
Isabelle Vanderschelden on the classic depiction of life in a small French classroom, and how it fits into the French documentary tradition.
The Power of memory
James Clarke considers the documentary aesthetic of Steven Spielberg and his Shoah Visual History Foundation.
If There's Only One Film You Use,