In todays world of media Documentaries are becoming more frequent. It continues to play important roles in defining, exposing and transforming issues. So, what is a Documentary? A documentary is simple a film that attempts to document life, currently happening in the world or explore what has already taken place. It introduces  viewers to ideas, people and experiences they otherwise might not have encountered or challenge them to question what they already know. A documentary  is different from a movie due to the fact that their is no script, and the people involved in the film are not typically actors.  Sometimes a documentary film uses voice-over narration to describe what is happening in the footage; while images flashing across the screen. It normally includes interviews with people to add additional context or information.



An example of a DOCUMENTARY




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