The third annual Stronger Than Fiction Film Festival is a showcase of the work of the students graduating from the Documentary Journalism interest area. Fourteen students will be showing short documentary films over three different blocks—with each block showing completely different films.  The students’ ideas for these films were approved by an outside panel of…

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Documentary Journalism senior Marc Nemcik is interning a Filmmaker Magazine this summer.  The publication is allowing Nemcik to contribute some content, including interviews with filmmakers.  This month, Nemcik spoke with sound designer Lawrence Everson about his work on the new Ross Bros.’ documentary, Contemporary Color.  The film chronicles the renowned color guard competition as it…

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The opening of the Jonathan B. Murray Center for Documentary Journalism at the Missouri School of Journalism marked the first time that journalism students are able to study in the new Documentary Journalism interest area and receive specific training to work making and supporting documentaries and other non-fiction work. The inaugural Murray Center class is…

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