>In this postmodern era, I seriously doubt that there is very much
>difference between the imperatives of the fictional film and the
>documentary. They are both after some kind of fundamental truth, one way
>or the other, however they try to do so.
Fiction films strive to be "real",
a documentary strives to entertain,
what each lacks they envy, and use artifice to recreate.
Clapp, Jeffrey - Educational Television Developer
York College - City University of New York
Academic Computing & Educational Technology, Room 4M04
Jamaica, New York, 11451
United States of America
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"You have to steal in order to quote" -Arthur Rimbaud.
"You have to steal in order to quote" -Jeffrey Clapp.