The Resource Claiming the real : the Griersonian documentary and its legitimations, Brian Winston

Claiming the real : the Griersonian documentary and its legitimations, Brian Winston

Label
Claiming the real : the Griersonian documentary and its legitimations
Title
Claiming the real
Title remainder
the Griersonian documentary and its legitimations
Statement of responsibility
Brian Winston
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This work rewrites the history of documentary film to take account of technological change. Winston explores the role of such figures as Grierson, Flaherty and Dziga Vertov, and examines both the principles and practice of the major movements in documentary, such as "cinema verite."
Cataloging source
Uk
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Winston, Brian
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.D6
LC item number
W48 1995
Literary form
non fiction
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British Film Institute
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grierson, John
  • Grierson, John
  • Grierson, John
  • Grierson, John
  • Grierson, John
  • Grierson, John
  • Documentary films
  • Documentary films
  • Films documentaires
  • Documentary films
  • Documentaires
  • Films documentaires
  • Dokumentarfilm
Label
Claiming the real : the Griersonian documentary and its legitimations, Brian Winston
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-294) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The Creative Treatment of Actuality. 1. The Documentary, Scitex and Harry. 2. The Documentary Film in 1914. 3. The Documentary as the Creative Treatment of Actuality -- pt. 2. Creative: Documentary as Art. 4. Photography as Art. 5. The Documentarist as Explorer/Artist. 6. The Griersonian Artist. 7. Documentary Film and Realist Painting. 8. The Politics of Realism. 9. Running Away from Social Meaning. 10. Poor, Suffering Characters: Victims and Problem Moments. 11. Serious-Minded Chaps: Politics and Poetics. 12. He Never Used the Word Revolution. 13. To Command, and Cumulatively Command, the Mind of a Generation. 14. Running Away from Social Meaning in America. 15. Staatspolitisch Besonders Wertvoll. 16. To Win New Comrades for the Cause. 17. A Curious Comment -- pt. 3. Treatment: Documentary as Drama. 18. Life as Narrativised. 19. Chrono-Logic. 20. Non-Narrative: Works Better in the Head than on the Screen. 21. Sincere and Justifiable Reconstruction
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
301 pages
Isbn
9780851704630
Lccn
95233807
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32747354
  • (OCoLC)ocm32747354
Label
Claiming the real : the Griersonian documentary and its legitimations, Brian Winston
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-294) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The Creative Treatment of Actuality. 1. The Documentary, Scitex and Harry. 2. The Documentary Film in 1914. 3. The Documentary as the Creative Treatment of Actuality -- pt. 2. Creative: Documentary as Art. 4. Photography as Art. 5. The Documentarist as Explorer/Artist. 6. The Griersonian Artist. 7. Documentary Film and Realist Painting. 8. The Politics of Realism. 9. Running Away from Social Meaning. 10. Poor, Suffering Characters: Victims and Problem Moments. 11. Serious-Minded Chaps: Politics and Poetics. 12. He Never Used the Word Revolution. 13. To Command, and Cumulatively Command, the Mind of a Generation. 14. Running Away from Social Meaning in America. 15. Staatspolitisch Besonders Wertvoll. 16. To Win New Comrades for the Cause. 17. A Curious Comment -- pt. 3. Treatment: Documentary as Drama. 18. Life as Narrativised. 19. Chrono-Logic. 20. Non-Narrative: Works Better in the Head than on the Screen. 21. Sincere and Justifiable Reconstruction
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
301 pages
Isbn
9780851704630
Lccn
95233807
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32747354
  • (OCoLC)ocm32747354

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