Docs

What’s Your Favorite Documentary?

Jerry McIntosh,
October 1, 2005

Jerry McIntosh,
EP for docs, CBC Newsworld

One is Indecently Exposed, is a ‘reality-style’ documentary that challenges racist attitudes towards Native Canadians. Firstly, it is extremely watchable, but it also engages audiences in the spirit of public broadcasting. Indecently Exposed engaged citizens in a controversial anti-racism workshop. Audience participation created an engrossing emotional and psychological drama as viewers and participants experienced what it is like to be a target of discrimination.

About The Author
Selina Chignall joins the realscreen team as a staff writer. Prior to working with rs, she covered lobbying activity at Hill Times Publishing. She also spent a year covering the Hill as a journalist with iPolitics. Her beat focused on youth, education, democratic reform, innovation and infrastructure. She holds a Master of Arts in Journalism from Western University and a Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto.

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