And Producing Documentary Films and Videos

Third Edition

Alan Rosenthal

Southern Illinois University Press Carbondale and Edwardsville

Copyright © 1990, 1996, 2002 by Alan Rosenthal

All rights reserved

Revised Edition 1996

Third Edition 2002

Printed in the United States of America

Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data

Rosenthal, Alan, date.

Writing, directing, and producing documentary films and videos / Alan Rosenthal.— 3rd ed. p. cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index. 1. Documentary films—Production and direction. 2. Documentary films—Authorship. I. Title. PN1995.9.D6 R65 2002 070.1'8—dc21

ISBN 0-8093-2448-2 (paper : alk. paper) 2002018706

Printed on recycled paper. O

The paper used in this publication meets the minimum requirements of American National Standard for Information Sciences—Permanence of Paper for Printed Library Materials, ANSI Z39.48-1992. ©

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