Capturing reality [videorecording] : the art of documentary / a National Film Board of Canada production ; produced in association with Super Channel, Documentary, Writers Guild of Canada ; producer, Michelle Van Beusekom; director & writer, Pepita Ferrari.
[New York] : First Run Features, 
2 videodiscs (97 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
An exploration of the complex creative process that goes into making documentary films. Features interviews with 38 directors and 163 clips of scenes from classic films plus a bonus disc with over four hours of additional filmmaker interviews.
Board of Film Censors, Singapore: PG.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008.
Special features: Filmmakers; Topics (Getting started --Exploring the genre -- Planning & preparation -- Relationships -- Truth, perspective & ethics -- The shoot -- Sound -- Editing -- Final thoughts & anecdotes).
Cinematographer, Marc Gadoury ; editor, Barbara Brown ; music, Robert M. Lepage.
Interviewees, Jennifer Baichwal and 37 other documentary film directors.
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