SKAGGS, C: To Tell the Truth: Working for Change: Documenting Hard Times (1929-1941)

Skaggs, Calvin. To Tell the Truth: Working for Change: Documenting Hard Times (1929-1941). Icarus Films, 2013. Very Good. DVD. (#22934) $75.00

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In original package. Narrated by Alex Baldwin. 56 minutes / color/B&W.

Introduces the evolution of the documentary genre through the first social documentary films of the Great Depression. Footage is accompanied by interviews with a number left-leaning filmmakers and people who study the field today.