This book offers the first major study of mock-documentary. The authors examine the relatively new form along with the association between factual codes and. Jane Roscoe and Craig Hight, Faking It: Mock-documentary and the Subversion of Factuality. Manchester: Manchester University Press. Faking It: Mock-documentary and the Subversion of Factuality. Russell Campbell. Uploaded by. Russell Campbell. Campbell, Russell. “Faking It.

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They begin their argument by establishing what they mean by factual discourse, its assumptions and expectations and the tensions in what they call the genre of documentary. For the authors a mock-documentary is a fictional film or television text which mimics the visual and aural conventions of the documentary in order to challenge the very foundations and privileged status of the documentary form.

Faking It: Mock-documentary and the Subversion of Factuality

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Faking It: Mock-Documentary and the Subversion of Factuality

Return to Book Page. Mark Barber marked it as to-read Apr 02, Whatever turns out to be the case, this analysis of the form provides a useful discussion of the critique and subversion of subversipn provided by mock-documentary which, in itself, is a positive contribution to the developing theorisation of documentary, especially as, in this case, it is presented in a manner accessible to readers with little or no background in documentary theory.

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Carina De Santiago rated it it was amazing Jul 13, Jan Czech marked it as to-read Oct 16, Yu Li added it Dec 22, Mock-documentary and the Subversion of Factuality. Indeed, in setting the context for its development, they provide much that is of value to readers who may not tje a specific interest in mock-documentary.

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Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Part of a wider discussion of the increasingly fragile association between factual codes and conventions and the discourses which underpin the documentary genre.

Shuangshuang Huo rated it liked it May 19, Opens out this relatively new media form and by doing so throws light on the status of the documentary itself. In this comprehensive discussion Roscoe and Hight do all of these things. Get to Know Us. The first major study ane mock-documentary – one of a number of screen forms that play with the assumed boundaries between ‘fact’ and ‘fiction’.

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