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  1. Film and Reform

    John Grierson and the Documentary Film Movement

    By Ian Aitken

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Cinema

    Best known for his documentaries such as Drifters, North Sea, and Housing Problems, John Grierson was the most important figure in the British documentary film movement and one of the most influential of British film theorists. This major assessment of Grierson and the documentary film movement...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge

  2. The Concise Routledge Encyclopedia of the Documentary Film

    Edited by Ian Aitken

    The Concise Routledge Encyclopedia of the Documentary Film is a fully international reference work on the history of the documentary film from the Lumière brothers' Workers Leaving the Lumière Factory (1885) to Michael Moore's Fahrenheit 911 (2004). Previously published in three volumes, entries...

    Published December 27th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Documentary Film

    Edited by Ian Aitken

    Series: Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies

    Documentary film is cinema’s oldest form, dating back to the medium’s invention at the turn of twentieth century. From cinema’s earliest days, important documentary films and film-makers have emerged continuously and, today, interest in documentary film remains substantial, and is rapidly growing....

    Published July 27th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Encyclopedia of the Documentary Film 3-Volume Set

    Edited by Ian Aitken

    The Encyclopedia of the Documentary Film is a fully international reference work on the history of the documentary film from the Lumière brothers' Workers Leaving the Lumière Factory (1885) to Michael Moore's Fahrenheit 911 (2004). This Encyclopedia provides a resource that critically analyzes that...

    Published October 27th 2005 by Routledge

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