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Panel 1: Documentary: Ethics and Aesthetics

Panel 1: Documentary: Ethics and Aesthetics

60 min
Panels & Free Events

Documentary filmmakers have a unique relationship to their subjects, with a responsibility to accurately tell their stories. But they also must consider film form and crafting an engaging narrative for the audience. How do directors strike the right balance between these considerations; is such a distinction even valid?


Mosco Kamwendo, Director, Comrade President

Damon Vignale, Director, The Exhibition

Susanna Helke, Director, American Vagabond

Austin Peck and Anneliese Vandenberg, Co-Directors, Tough Bond

Cecilia Peck, Director, Brave Miss World

Moderator: Bruce Sheridan, Professor and Chair, Cinema Art + Science, Columbia College Chicago

This is a FREE event! Tickets must be obtained from box office.

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