Tribeca Talks® Industry: The Business of Entertainment: Truth, Persuasion and Bias in Documentaries

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90 MINUTES |

TRIBECA TALKS® INDUSTRY: THE BUSINESS OF ENTERTAINMENT: TRUTH, PERSUASION AND BIAS IN DOCUMENTARIES

Sponsored by Bloomberg. Documentarians, like journalists, make use of a full range of storytelling conventions. Some prefer to observe and report events as they happen, while others gravitate more toward opinion, commentary or in-depth personal narrative. How do filmmakers navigate between journalistic precision and creative nonfiction - and are these choices shaped by financial demands in the business of entertainment? Hear from leading voices in the documentary world to examine choices of style and approach to telling their stories.

Panelists include Executive Vice President American Documentary | POV Cynthia López and leading documentary filmmakers Dan Krauss (The Kill Team) Morgan Spurlock, Kristi Jacobson and Shola Lynch. Moderated by Bloomberg Chief Content Officer Norman Pearlstine.