ADVANCED TV DOCUMENTARY SKILLS

This course is for established documentary makers who wish to improve their skills and explore new ways of making films

Trainer: DIANA MUIR

Thomson Foundation Trainer and BBC & ITV Documentary Producer (United Kingdom)

The course covers:

  • different styles of documentary – their pros and cons
  • close analysis of documentary scenes
  • handling difficult interviews
  • the problems of investigative documentaries and how to overcome them
  • documentary ethics
  • creating pictures for tricky subjects
  • analysis of participants’ own work

Participants are expected to develop a documentary idea with a view to shooting & editing during the course.

Duration: 10 days