#Doclifer Stories – Hasan Demirtas

#1. – How and why did you first get interested in documentary filmmaking? This question makes me think of my first documentary, which was about a girl, Busra, who was given the wrong injection, and day-by-day, the her body deteriorated. Nevertheless, she was preparing for the Disabled Olympics Games. Finally, Busra died, but her story went…

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#Doclifer Stories – Scott Link

#1. – How & why did you first get interested in documentary filmmaking? I started out making videos for large churches as my day job. Most of those were interviews with B-Roll, not always telling a story but similar in style to documentaries. I worked for a while in narrative filmmaking, producing an indie TV…

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#Doclifer Stories – Julie McElmurry

Welcome to our #doclifer stories.  In the spirit of connectivity and togetherness of the documentary filmmaking world (which is the essence of why we started the TDL podcast) we are bringing you stories from #doclifers – doc filmmakers like you and I – from around the world. If you’re interested in contributing your story to #Doclifer…

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How To Find Your Documentary Film Idea

You may spend five years or more living with, working on and building out your documentary film so you want it to be based around a topic you are passionate about. There’s too much involved to allow yourself to make a film that you are not really all that bothered about. Too much time, too…

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#Doclifer Stories – Erin McGoff

Welcome to our #doclifer stories.  In the spirit of connectivity and togetherness of the documentary filmmaking world (which is the essence of why we started the TDL podcast) we are bringing you stories from #doclifers – doc filmmakers like you and I – from around the world. If you’re interested in contributing your story to #Doclifer…

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