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    DescriptionThis Much Is True is a landmark volume about the art of directing documentaries, with contributions from some of the most eminent documentary filmmakers working today, including Nick Broomfield, Andrew Jarecki, Kim Longinotto, Kevin Macdonald, James Marsh and Albert Maysles. Each chapter focuses on a particular element of the filmmaking process, and takes the form of an in-depth and highly personal conversation, presented in unvarnished documentary form. Taken as a whole, the book represents a uniquely candid and well-informed account of what it takes and what it means to make documentaries.

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    This Much is True
    14 Directors on Documentary Filmmaking
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) James Quinn
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 320
    Width: 134 mm
    Height: 216 mm
    Thickness: 26 mm
    Weight: 358 g
    ISBN 13: 9781408132531
    ISBN 10: 1408132532

    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.6
    BIC E4L: PER
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    BISAC V2.8: SOC052000
    LC classification: PN
    Ingram Subject Code: PR
    Libri: I-PR
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25880
    B&T Modifier: Continuations: 02
    BISAC V2.8: BIO005000
    B&T General Subject: 221
    Abridged Dewey: 791
    B&T Approval Code: C07560000
    BISAC V2.8: PER004010
    BIC subject category V2: APFX
    B&T Approval Code: C07580000
    DC22: 070.18
    BIC subject category V2: APFR
    BISAC V2.8: PER018000
    DC23: 791.436
    Ingram Theme: ASPT/FILMAS
    Thema V1.0: ATFX, ATFR
    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Illustrations note
    Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
    Imprint name
    A & C Black Publishers Ltd
    Publication date
    27 January 2013
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    James Quinn is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and executive producer. During a fifteen-year career in television, his films have won both critical acclaim and widespread popularity with audiences. He has also written a PhD in philosophy and taught at university level, and is currently working on a feature documentary for theatrical release.
    Review quote
    Despite all the challenges that confronted the directors featured in this book, they seem to agree on the importance of love, respect and emotional truth between director and subject and audience. -- Cynthia Close, Advisory Board Member, Vermont International Film Festival Documentary Magazine