Documentarian


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Ken Burns on the components of documentary including selecting a subject and the process of interviewing
05:22
Nicolas Noxon on advice to aspiring documentarians
01:11
Susan Lacy on advice to documentarians 
02:58
Nicolas Noxon on the process of producing a documentary
04:57
Ken Burns on getting funding for his documentaries
02:22
Nicolas Noxon on objectivity and ethics in documentaries
03:20
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Ken Burns

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Documentarian Ken Burns on developing his approach to using photographs in documentaries during the development of Brooklyn Bridge
02:12
Ken Burns the "Ken Burns effect" and his documentary style
04:09
Ken Burns on getting funding for his documentaries
02:22
Ken Burns on the components of documentary including selecting a subject and the process of interviewing
05:22
Ken Burns on the documentary genre and how he'd like to be remembered
03:47

Susan Lacy

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Susan Lacy on advice to documentarians 
02:58

Nicolas Noxon

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Nicolas Noxon on the logistics of shooting National Geographic Specials on location
02:59
Nicolas Noxon on the process of producing a documentary
04:57
Nicolas Noxon on how he knows when a documentary is complete
02:27
Nicolas Noxon on advice to aspiring documentarians
01:11
Nicolas Noxon on objectivity and ethics in documentaries
03:20