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.

About The Author
Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.