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A look at documentary filmmaking practices and how they're evolving
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MediaShift Idea Lab - Pop Up Archive Breathes New (Media) Life into Dusty Archives | PBS

MediaShift Idea Lab - Pop Up Archive Breathes New (Media) Life into Dusty Archives | PBS | Documentary Landscapes | Scoop.it

When we talk about the changing face of media on the web, archiving isn't generally the first subject to come up. As we were beginning Pop Up Archive, we grappled with the fact that it's hard to show the vibrant, innovative side of archiving. Historically, archives have been hands-off; this was necessary to preserve the artifacts. But digital artifacts can easily be shared: All you need is a will and the web.

 

We started this project because we believe in the power of voices from the past and in the importance of preserving those voices.

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Frontline makes the documentary interactive with 'David Coleman Headley's Web of Betrayal'

Frontline makes the documentary interactive with 'David Coleman Headley's Web of Betrayal' | Documentary Landscapes | Scoop.it

From stories on voter targeting to car design, the PBS program Frontline has been actively exploring innovative ways to bring its content to online audiences. Its latest project, David Coleman Headley's Web of Betrayal, is an interactive documentary exploring the life of the Pakistani-American that helped lay the groundwork for a deadly 2008 terrorist attack in Mumbai, India.

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