Music and Sound in Documentary Film
Year of publication: 2015
Number of pages: 210
CDF cataloguing: E821 Publications in other languages than Czech or Slovak
Call number: E821/1132/MUS
Subject headings: Theory, history and esthetics of film
This collection of fourteen essays provides a rich and detailed history of the relationship between and music and image in documentary films, exploring the often overlooked role of music in the genre and its subsequent impact on an audience’s perception of reality and fiction. Exploring examples of documentary films which make use of soundtrack music, from an interdisciplinary perspective, Music and Sound in Documentary Film is the first in-depth treatment on the use of music in the nonfiction film and will appeal to scholars and students working in the intersection of music and film and media studies.