documentary film program

If you think about why any story moves us, it’s because of a quaking moment of recognition. It’s never the shock of the new, it’s the shock of the familiar.
—  Joshua Oppenheimer, the director of the Oscar-nominated film The Look of Silence (2014), speaks about his practice as a documentary filmmaker. 

Okay so I think I am on the road to getting myself out there a tiny bit? That lovely person I was messaging w introduced me to a documentary film programming group at school that I am going to go to a meeting to in march they sent me the mins from the last meeting so I wouldn’t be terrified walking in to the thing. I’m gonna think up some ideas of movie/theme should be next etc I’m scared out of my mind bc I’ve never been to a meeting but boohoo I gonna do it