Seen & Overheard at the RealScreen Summit

'[Successful theatrical docs] may help us to
March 1, 2004

‘[Successful theatrical docs] may help us to encourage broadcasters to consider subject matter that does not fit into a closely defined genre, and to think a little outside the conventional lines.’ Louise Rosen, MD, Louise Rosen Ltd.

‘Great art, I believe, is beyond issues. It doesn’t say anything about my point of view, except that I’m out to capture the real thing, and establish in that way, some common ground for an understanding of all kinds of people, from all walks of life, in all countries.’ Albert Maysles, direct cinema pioneer, Maysles Films Inc.

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Meagan Kashty is an associate editor of realscreen, an international print and online magazine that covers the non-fiction film and television industries. Meagan is an award-winning business journalist. Prior to joining the realscreen team, Meagan was online editor of Canadian Grocer, named Magazine of the Year at the 2015 Canadian Business Media Awards. She can be reached at, and you can follow her on Twitter @MegKashty