The Rise of Documentary Filmmaking in Communication Studies

Greg Elmer

Abstract


This commentary offers some lessons learned from recent attempts by the author to produce and fund documentary films in the university setting. The article pays particular attention to how crowdfunding can be utilized by first-time media producers.

Ce commentaire propose quelques leçons apprises par l’auteur à la suite de tentatives
récentes de réaliser et de financer des documentaires dans un milieu universitaire. L’article porte une attention particulière à la manière dont les néophytes en matière de production audiovisuelle peuvent recourir au sociofinancement.

Keywords


ocumentary; Crowdfunding; Academic funding; Research-creation / Documentaire; Sociofinancement; Financement académique; Recherche-création

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.22230/cjc.2019v44n4a3409

License URL: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.5/ca/
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