AUTOR: Trish FitzSimons, Pat Laughren, Dugald Williamson
TÍTULO: Australian documentary : history, practices and genres
EDITOR: Cambridge University Press
RESUMO: Drawing on interviews with leading industry sources and containing discussion of over 200 documentaries, Australian documentary : history, practices and genres brings life to over a century of coumentary making and connects it to international debates in criticism, theory and history. Documentary id the oldest continuous form of screen production in Australia and today plays a pivotal part in our creative industries. This incisive book covers the development of documentary in Australia from the early days of cinema to the coming of television and to the digital environment. Addressing the issues facing today's documentary makers, the authors explore the role of the documentary in shaping the 'imagined community' of the nation.