Quote: Write a Review for an Enlightening Documentary

Quotes on documentaries force us to ask: Are documentaries forms of journalism, art, or something else?

In yesterday’s post, I asked whether the entertainment value documentaries offer will begin to outweigh their informative and social value, as they gradually become more and more popular. As I work on my draft for this week’s writing prompt, I feel that this is a fundamental question to consider. Essentially: are documentaries supposed to be subjective or objective? Or perhaps a little bit of both? Are they forms of journalism, art, or something else?  

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Writing Prompt: Write a Review for an Enlightening Documentary

Write a Review for an Enlightening Documentary

This week’s writing prompt: Write a Review for an Enlightening Documentary. 

I have come across a lot of interesting documentaries lately. I must admit, however, that I’m not always intentional when I watch them… meaning, I don’t always stop and take notes and come up with action items to complete after I watch them. This week, however, I want to intentionally watch a documentary and write a review about it. And then find something that I can do after I watch it. 

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