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Sun, 16 Aug 1998 07:01:44 -0700 (PDT)

  • Next message: Frances Gateward: "Re: Teaching documentary"
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    Originally dated: Sun, 16 Aug 1998 07:01:44 -0700 (PDT)

    From: Suzanne MacRae <>

    Hello, Portia. I recommend these documentaries for class use:
    Allah Tantou-Guinea
    Afrique, je te plumerai (Africa, I will fleece you)-
    Cameroon All three are available from California Newsreel.
    Good luck with your course.
    Suzanne H. MacRae, U. of Arkansas
    On Fri, 14 Aug 1998, Portia E Cobb wrote:
    > Originally from: Portia E Cobb <>
    > Originally dated: Fri, 14 Aug 1998 11:37:21 -0700 (PDT)
    > Dear all,
    > Has anyone developed any curricula for teaching documentary
    production for
    > University film and video students? Can you recommend any reading
    > on the subject? Can you recommend titles of videos that I can show
    in class?
    > PS
    > Does anyone know how to get ahold of Manthia Diawara's newest
    > video (the title escapes me) about Africa?
    > thanks,
    > Portia Cobb
    > UW-Milwaukee

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