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Documentary infiltrates films at New York Film Festival

According to The New York Times, the line between fiction and documentary are blurring in the selection of films at the New York Film Festival. Hyper-real acting, situations and formatting leave the writer to call the feature films as quasi-, semi- or crypto-documentaries.
September 29, 2008

According to The New York Times, the line between fiction and documentary are blurring in the selection of films at the New York Film Festival. Hyper-real acting, situations and formatting leave the writer to call the feature films as quasi-, semi- or crypto-documentaries.

About The Author
Senior staff writer Frederick Blichert comes to realscreen with a background as a journalist and freelance film critic. He has previously written for VICE, Paste Magazine, Senses of Cinema, Xtra, Canadian Cinematographer and elsewhere. He holds a Master of Arts in film studies from Carleton University and a Master of Journalism from the University of British Columbia.

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