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Documentary Summer36:22

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photoDocumentary films are getting broader distribution and more viewers than ever this summer. We look at hot documentaries and ask, is truth more entertaining than fiction?


Michael Renov, Professor of critical studies at the School of Cinema and Television, at the University of Southern California, author of "Collecting Visible Evidence"

Garen Daly, On Point film critic

Andrew Jarecki, director, "Capturing the Friedmans"

Richard Schickel, writer for Time Magazine

This program aired on August 1, 2003.

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