from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Consisting of, concerning, or based on documents.
- adj. Presenting facts objectively without editorializing or inserting fictional matter, as in a book or film.
- n. A work, such as a film or television program, presenting political, social, or historical subject matter in a factual and informative manner and often consisting of actual news films or interviews accompanied by narration.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. of, related to, or based on documents.
- adj. which serves to document (record and:or illustrate) a subject.
- adj. presented objectively without the insertion of fictional matter.
- n. A film, TV program, publication etc. which presents a social, political, scientific or historical subject in a factual or informative manner.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Pertaining to written evidence; contained or certified in writing.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to or derived from documents; consisting in documents.
- Educational; instructional.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. emphasizing or expressing things as perceived without distortion of personal feelings, insertion of fictional matter, or interpretation
- adj. relating to or consisting of or derived from documents
- n. a film or TV program presenting the facts about a person or event
Brother in documentary is a film about the two brothers most of us have not seen.
AL-JUBEIR: Well, let's be careful with the term documentary here.
But I think the documentary is accurate as portraying the neoconservatives as playing a key role in getting the evangelical message ensconced into he daily lexicon.
One thing that unites the four “characters” (Batman, Hulk, Superman and, of course, Wonder Woman) in the documentary is their desire to pursue acting as a full-time career.
As NPR's Elizabeth Blair reports, the documentary is also about what it's like to be a parent of someone with an intellectual disability.
Watching the documentary is at times painful to watch.
The most fascinating aspect of the documentary is the legal battle inside the courtroom months before Polanski boarded the plane out of the US.
I hope that the documentary is a good solid two hour documentary.
More from Josef Braun in Vue Weekly: "I found myself looking over my notes on the most memorable or exciting films I saw and realizing that the vast majority of them, each in their distinct way, repeatedly called into question the whole notion of just what a documentary is and, perhaps, what it isn't."
This documentary is the best film of the Edinburgh International Film Festival so far and a clear contender to win the Filmstalker EIFF Hotdog award.
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