Documentary Category

Darkest Hour

Documentary

27th October, 2016

In an impressively astute snapshot of UK youth sentiment Thomas Ralph captures earnest declarations of what it means to be British in the wake of Brexit.

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DN340: On Call – Alice Diop

Documentary, Film Festival, Podcasts

19th October, 2016

Alice Diop's latest documentary seeks to put names and faces to the asylum seekers suffering a life of loneliness and fear as they live in exile in Paris.

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Through The Dust

Documentary

17th October, 2016

Jonah Markowitz and Brandon Lavoie's heartfelt doc looks at the lives of 9/11 first responders and how that tragic day continues to shape their existence.

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DN339: TOWER – Keith Maitland

Animation, Documentary, Film Festival, Podcasts

14th October, 2016

Keith Maitland shares how he combined archival footage & rotoscoped animation to place audiences in the crosshairs of his Texas Tower shooting documentary.

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The Accord

Documentary

4th October, 2016

RC Cone takes us on a thrill seeking adventure through the eyes of a passionate Icelandic surfer battling against the personified North Atlantic wind.

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2-3-1

Documentary

13th September, 2016

John Merizalde's rousing documentary takes us into the minds of the US Paralympic Soccer Team ahead of their trip to compete in the Rio Olympics.

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The/Das: Somebody is

Documentary, Music

12th September, 2016

Kieran Behan and The/Das bring the ignored stories of the homeless to screen in their thought provoking hybrid documentary / music video.

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Paula Radcliffe Reveals the Joy and Pain of Distance Running in Jack Weatherley’s Intimate Portrait

Documentary

5th September, 2016

In Jack Weatherley's portrait, long distance runner Paula Radcliffe reveals the mental and physical fortitude required to be a world record holding athlete

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Guillermo Irriguible Crafts a Personal Tribute Encased in an Exploration of Time in Modern Society

Documentary

31st August, 2016

Guillermo Irriguible intertwines the life and legacy of his grandparents, within a critical reflective metaphor on society's modern perception of time

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A Guide to Interactive Documentary: Structure, Tools & Narrative

Article, Documentary

8th August, 2016

Looking to create an Interactive Documentary, but don't know where to start? From Software to Structure & Audience to Inspiration - this is the guide for

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Riding the Line Between Documentary & Music Video in John Merizalde’s Hybrid Roller Rink Short ‘Cascade’

Documentary, Music

18th July, 2016

DN caught up with John Merizalde to discover how he went about immortalising Atlanta roller rink Cascade in his documentary meets music video for SG Lewis

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China’s Leftover Women are Finally Heard in Floyd Russ’ Emotional ‘Marriage Market’ Docu-Takeover

Documentary

9th May, 2016

Floyd Russ returns to DN to discuss how he brought Chinese daughters and parents together for his heartbreakingly emotive documentary ‘Marriage Market’.

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