This AFTRS Media Lab Learning Resource provides a practical introduction to documentary filmmaking. It provides information, worksheets and suggested activities to guide students through the process of preparing for and making a short documentary on a wide range of subjects. As a well as encouraging students to identify the ways in which documentaries tell a story or present a point of view, this resource will help get your class thinking about creative ways to communicate information on-screen.

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Ethical Dilemmas
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Find more helpful links for creating documentaries in our Guides section.