2 Matching Annotations
  1. Oct 2020
    1. John Grierson, a Scottish filmmaker and critic who was one of the first people to coin the term “documentary film” in the 1930s, advanced the idea, drawing from the work of radicals like Dziga Vertov, that documentaries can awaken people to liberal ideas and show them the necessity of social change.
  2. Nov 2016
    1. black and white film

      Color stock had not yet entered the mass market for short, news segments like this.