Documentary Filmmaking LIBA 9338

Online Option

Our Documentary Filmmaking course traces the history of the documentary film from its origins to the present day. Study and analyze various styles of documentary filmmaking, from Robert Flaherty (Nanook of the North) to Michael Moore. Learn how documentary films are produced, and examine the ethical considerations in documentary film production.


Course Delivery Method:

This is normally an in-class course but will be offered temporarily online while college buildings are closed.

Hours and Fees





Course Sections

There are no classes currently scheduled for this course. However, check back often to see if we have developed additional schedules for the fall term (through to December). If you would like to receive an email notification when our winter term (January to April 2022) is released, complete our notification sign-up form.

Contact Information


Visual Arts and Design Department

Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.