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Writing commentary

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Summary:Looks at methods of writing and the choice of appropriate language to accompany pictures. Includes sequences from distinguished commentary writers, among them Sir John Betjeman and Alistair Cooke to demonstrate that commentary can totally transform a program.
Contributor:Macann, Peter
Provider:British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:not captured
Topical subjects:Television Production and direction
Television authorship
Television scripts Editing
Television broadcasting Sound effects
Credits:Host, Peter McCann. Cameramen, Mike Shepherd, Chris Seager, John Howarth ; film editor, Christine Booth.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Broadcasting, Communications
Films@UM Browse terms:TV, Film
Collection:Films@UM
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