April’s edition of Dinner and a Doc is this coming Saturday the 9th. We will be screening Capturing Reality by Pepita Ferrari, a film that explores how documentaries are made and the function that they play in our culture us understood by those who make them, including interviews with documentary filmmakers like Werner Herzog, Errol Morris, Albert Maysles, Jennifer Baichwal, and Nick Broomfield. Here are a few links for those who would like to see more about the film:
1) The offcial website of the film with additional interview footage and other material;
2) The official trailer for the film; and
3) An interview with the director Pepita Ferrari conducted by Colin Marshall.
We will be meeting at First Baptist Church, Guelph, which is located at 255 Woolwich Street, eating at 5:30 and beginning the film at about 6:00. Please post a comment or send me an email to let me know if you will be coming and if you would like to bring something to contribute to the meal.