documentarian
noun Etymology: 2documentary Date: 1943 one who makes a documentary

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  • documentarian — [duak΄yo͞oment′ə ristdäk΄yo͞o mən ter′ē ən, däk΄yəmən ter′ē ən] n. a producer of documentaries: also documentarist [duak΄yo͞oment′ə rist] …   English World dictionary

  • documentarian — /dok yeuh men tair ee euhn, meuhn /, n. 1. Motion Pictures, Television. a filmmaker, producer, etc., who specializes in documentaries. 2. a writer, photographer, or other artist whose work constitutes a document or documentary of an aspect of… …   Universalium

  • documentarian — noun A person whose profession is to create documentary films …   Wiktionary

  • documentarian — [ˌdɒkjʊmɛn tɛ:rɪən] noun 1》 (also documentarist) a photographer specializing in producing a factual record. 2》 a director or producer of documentaries. 3》 an expert analyst of historical documents …   English new terms dictionary

  • documentarian — doc·u·men·tar·i·an …   English syllables

  • documentarian — doc•u•men•tar•i•an [[t]ˌdɒk yə mɛnˈtɛər i ən, mən [/t]] also doc•u•men•ta•rist [[t] ˈmɛn tər ɪst[/t]] n. lit.+fia a filmmaker, writer, photographer, etc., whose work involves documentaries or documents • Etymology: 1940–45 …   From formal English to slang

  • documentarian — ˌdäkyəmən.ˈterēən, ˌmen noun ( s) : a person who employs or advocates the stressing of documentary presentation (as in photographic art or fiction) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Marc Singer (documentarian) — Marc Singer is an English documentary filmmaker. He was born and raised in London, England and moved to Florida, United States, when he was 16. After graduating high school, he moved to New York City. Singer s first film Dark Days, about a… …   Wikipedia

  • Jacob Young (documentarian) — Jacob Young was born in West Virginia in 1952. [imdb name|0949645|Jacob Young] He is a documentary filmmaker whose work frequently explores the eccentric people living in his native Appalachia. [ [http://www.austinchronicle.com/issues/vol18/issue3… …   Wikipedia

  • Martin Smith (documentarian) — Martin Smith is an Emmy award winning filmmaker, producer and business owner.[1] As the founder and CEO of Rain Media, Martin Smith has directed dozens of nationally broadcast documentaries for PBS s Frontline. His films range in topic, covering… …   Wikipedia

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