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Editing Tips The first feature doc that I was ever hired to cut was a film called Bombhunters.  This film consisted of six months of constant filming, over 130 hours of footage, and a three-ring binder with...

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Special to The Documentary Life by #Doclifer, Damien Swaby A few weeks back we ran a two-part special on mobile filmmaking aka iPhone filmmaking.  Former BBC reporter, Anna Brees and FiLMic Pro founder, Neil Barham guided us...

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In episode #65 of the podcast, we detailed 5 Ways to Shoot Verite.  Verite – or cinema verite as it’s also known – is a style of filmmaking often employed by documentary filmmakers.  A strict...

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The International Women of TDL (so far). As today, March 8th, 2018, is #InternationalWomensDay we thought we’d take a look back through the archives to revisit the strong, intelligent and creative women we’ve had on...

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