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TVDM 49600: Documentary Workshop

About this Guide

A challenging workshop and lecture course in which students carry out research, planning, production, and postproduction for a video documentary and formal program proposal. Major topics include documentary genres and techniques, criteria for selecting subject matter, primary and secondary sources of information

Library Support:

This guide presents multiple to mine the web, library databases, and archives for content to create documentary films.  It includes information on copyright & permissions.

Librarian Visit:  During my visit I hope to explore how to mine a database for transcript information, how to identify relevant archives using Worldcat, and collect information for credits. 

Great Books

Pulitzer Prize Winners

Take a look at the list of Past winners & finalists for the Pulitzer Prize.  There are many categories such as: Explanatory Journalism, Investigative Reporting, National Reporting, Breaking News, Public Service, Local, etc.

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Cathy Michael
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