Film Courage: We may have touched on this earlier but I was hoping we can go over the modes of documentary film?
Long Beach City College Film Professor/Filmmaker, Elias Daughdrill: Okay, so these are not my modes, these are Bill Nichols modes — there is expository, the observational mode which is completely “objective,” right?…(Watch the video interview on Youtube here).
ELIAS DAUGHDRILL, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR – FILM LONG BEACH CITY COLLEGE.
Eli Daughdrill teaches courses in both film production and film studies. He is a working filmmaker; his documentary Jonas, which details his brother’s struggles with schizophrenia, is available via Amazon. He has written and directed several short films (including Professor, Cosmetics, and Open My Eyes) and is currently in production on his feature film, Faith. Professor Daughdrill earned an MFA in Film Production from Loyola Marymount University and a BA in Cinema Studies from San Francisco State University. He lives in Long Beach with his wife and their two sons.
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