Lies, Damn Lies and Documentaries

Lies, Damn Lies and Documentaries

By: Brian Winston (author)Paperback

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Despite its centrality to the daily lives of a variety of journalists, the topic of ethics is relatively unexplored. This work provides a comprehensive treatment of the subject. The book looks at crisis of confidence in public service broadcasting and the controversy surrounding docusoaps to provide a foundational study of ethics and the documentary.

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The price of popularity; in from the cold; the short, sorry history of documentary ethics; the poisoned chalice of journalism; the documentarist's ethical compass; the rights of documentarists; statutes and cases.

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/10/2000
  • ISBN13: 9780851707976
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 186
  • ID: 9780851707976
  • weight: 371
  • ISBN10: 0851707971

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