Questionnaire

Below is the questionnaire I emailed to as many different people as I could to try and find out more about their knowledge of Syria. How old are you? -Under 16 -16 to 20 -20 to 25 -Over 25 -Prefer not to say What’s your gender? -Male -Female -Other -Prefer not to say Are you…

Case Study

For my case study I will be analysing the documentaries ‘The Square’ and ‘Banaz: A Love Story’. The reason I decided to analyse these 2 documentaries is because The Square is a documentary about the Egyptian revolution which is a situation that’s been documented that’s very close to what I want to make a documentary…

Syria’s Crisis Explained

The issue in Syria today is very multifaceted. There are several layers to it and a lot of different sides wanting different outcomes for the country, therefore trying to fully understand it today is very hard. To try and get a good understanding of it, I’m going to do some research on what is believed…

Documentary structures and styles

Documentary Research: Structure Documentaries structure isn’t very specific, from the different documentaries I’ve watched I’ve noticed there isn’t a set structure, because there’s a lot of different types of documentaries that can overlap in all sorts of ways, meaning that although a documentary is mainly for example an expository documentary, it may also have some…

Deciding on a Documentary idea

Figuring out what I wanted to focus on was really hard. I kept changing my mind because I think I become a little bit overwhelmed with ideas. I’d think of an idea, like it, try and make a small plan figuring out what I’d have to do in order to create and realise it’d be…

Exploring Documentary Ideas

As our first project this year we have to make a documentary. The documentary has to be about campaigns for social change. This is of course a very broad subject. Personally I can think of a lot of social issues that I’d like to change and I’d love to do a documentary on a lot…