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Are docs just ‘preaching to the converted’?

L.A. Times columnist Patrick Goldstein discusses the potential impact of a recent wave of 'rabble-rousing' docs with assorted folk, including HBO's Sheila Nevins, in order to answer the burning question: are such docs spurring change or merely preaching to the converted?
October 19, 2010

L.A. Times columnist Patrick Goldstein discusses the potential impact of a recent wave of ‘rabble-rousing’ docs with assorted folk, including HBO’s Sheila Nevins, in order to answer the burning question: are such docs spurring change or merely preaching to the converted?

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Andrew Jeffrey joined Realscreen in 2021 as its news editor. Here, he helps to oversee assignment, reporting and editing for Realscreen's daily newsletter. Prior to his work covering documentary and non-fiction film and TV, he worked as a reporter and associate producer for CBC Edmonton, and as a reporter for The Star Calgary, where he covered daily news on beats such as local and provincial politics, health care and harm reduction, sports and education. His work has appeared in other Canadian news outlets such as TVO, the Edmonton Journal and Avenue Magazine.

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