Peter Wintonick was interviewed at great length by Pepita Ferrari for her acclaimed 2008 National Film Board feature Capturing Reality: The Art of Documentary.
One of the more resilient of the cultural survivors in this bitter winter for Quebec artists is Katarina Soukup of Catbird Productions.
So how to survive these turbulent times? Open up new dialogues. Look for strategic partnerships. Build new communities. Diversify.
Docutainment type filmmaking is here to stay, as are sponsored docs and docs that aren’t really docs, so how does one evaluate the ethics?
If ever there was a modern-day manifestation for the expression “Mighty things from small beginnings grow,” Kartemquin Films is it.
Interesting, isn’t it, how women tend to get short shrift in recorded history. Is it true that women in documentary have it easier than drama?
How far has documentary film production come in the last 20 years since the landmark box office success of Michael Moore’s Roger & Me?
Capturing Reality about the art of the documentary, is very much an homage to the NFB as well. Ferrari takes us through her memories of the films and filmmakers she interviewed for