Archive for March, 2011

For Richard Leacock

Richard Leacock, Innovative Documentary Maker, Dies at 89

Richard Leacock, a filmmaker who helped create the documentary style known as direct camera or cinéma vérité, and who played a pivotal role in making some of the most innovative documentaries of the 1960s, died on Wednesday at his home in Paris. He was 89…

read the full article by William Grime from New York Times here