Reel Life Stories
April - July 2003
Photography courtesy of Pennebaker Hegedus Films
An exhibit at the Bernice Layne Brown Gallery in Doe Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Reel Life Stories is an exhibit that traces and celebrates the evolution of documentary film and filmmaking over the course of the past century, from the early cinematic experiments of brothers August and Louis Lumière, to the diverse and provocative works of today’s independent documentary filmmakers. The exhibit includes photographs, posters, filmographies, filmmaking artifacts and memorabilia, and video displays, and highlights the notable documentary collections of the Media Resources Center, Moffitt Libraries.
Video tour of the exhibit (3:22 min) (requires Real player)
Origins of Documentary Film | Chronology of Documentary Filmmaking History
Bay Area Independent Filmmakers
Independent Documentary Distribution
Academy Awards: Best Documentaries | Academy Awards: Best Short Documentaries
Video Round Table Notable Videos for Adults
Quotes About Documentary Film Making and Filmmakers
Videos About Documentary Film Making and Filmmakers
Bibliography of Books/Articles About Documentary Film
Media Resources Center Collection