The Documentary Life

By The Documentary Life

Have a passion for making documentary films? Want to learn how to best lead a documentary life? Join award-winning commercial and documentary filmmaker, Chris G. Parkhurst, and special industry guests as they candidly share their filmmaking stories, insights, and experiences, for all to learn how to best lead and live their own documentary dream lives.

  1. 1.
    Winning an Oscar for Your Documentary Film
    51:29
  2. 2.
    Cinematography in Documentary Film
    41:56
  3. 3.
    Reality Television and the Documentary Filmmaker
    36:08
  4. 4.
    Documentary Filmmaking During a Pandemic
    48:31
  5. 5.
    Race in the Documentary Filmmaking Community
    51:25
  6. 6.
    The Online Film Festival for the Documentary Filmmaker
    46:25
  7. 7.
    Spirituality in Documentary Filmmaking with Mickey Lemle
    47:47
  8. 8.
    Personal Trauma in Documentary Film with Sasha Joseph Neulinger
    48:11
  1. 9.
    Doc Filmmaking in the Mountains with Eric Becker
    39:46
  2. 10.
    YouTube For the Documentary Filmmaker with David Hoffman
    54:53
  3. 11.
    Making the Sports Documentary with Gotham Chopra
    43:07
  4. 12.
    Documentary Film and the Music Composer with Nainita Desai
    40:29
  5. 13.
    Mental Health and the Documentary Filmmaker with Rebecca Day
    44:38
  6. 14.
    Finding Yingying with Jiayan Shi
    49:41
  7. 15.
    Fire in Paradise with Drea Cooper
    42:11
  8. 16.
    Documentary Film Promotions & Marketing with Jon Reiss
    40:50
  9. 17.
    First Time Doc Filmmaker Wins the Stanley Cup, with Joshua Riehl
    38:57
  10. 18.
    Film Travel Tips and Gear Insurance with ATHOS
    43:51
  11. 19.
    Your Breakthrough Year and #Doclifer, Josh Davidsburg
    43:55
  12. 20.
    Season Two TDL BONUS!
    35:24
  13. 21.
    Documenting Your Family with Irene Taylor Brodsky
    43:31
  14. 22.
    Editing For Documentary Filmmakers with Paddy Bird
    46:10
  15. 23.
    Filming Behind Bars with Lynn Novick and Sarah Botstein
    35:40
  16. 24.
    How to Raise $8k Quickly and Bring Scriptwriting Principles to Your Documentary Film
    59:31
  17. 25.
    Sculpture, Breast Cancer, and Documentary Film with Prune Nourry
    43:40
  18. 26.
    Email Marketing for the Documentary Filmmaker
    51:08
  19. 27.
    Documentary Filmmaking Abroad with Edward Watts & Waad Al-Kateab
    46:37
  20. 28.
    Lean Team Documentary Filmmaking with Rustin Thompson
    53:24
  21. 29.
    The Doc Filmmaker’s Money Mindset & Blue Collar Filmmaking
    51:22
  22. 30.
    Melbourne Documentary and Chasing the Jet Stream
    54:22
  23. 31.
    Make Great Documentaries From Where You Are with Billy Corben
    50:32
  24. 32.
    Maiden and Archival Storytelling with Alex Holmes
    46:18
  25. 33.
    Meta Filmmaking and Framing John DeLorean
    53:46
  26. 34.
    Making a Documentary Series in China with Dominic Johnson-Hill
    41:18
  27. 35.
    Doug Block and The D-Word
    52:28
  28. 36.
    Crowdfunding Your Documentary Film with John Trigonis
    52:43
  29. 37.
    Doc Filmmaking, Festivals, and Podcasting with Thom Powers
    57:18
  30. 38.
    On the FRONTLINE with Doc Filmmakers, James Jones and Olivier Sarbil
    59:59
  31. 39.
    The First Female Director with Pamela B. Green
    49:07
  32. 40.
    100 – Happy Thanksgiving Finale From The Documentary Life
    56:30
  33. 41.
    99 – Outdoor Adventure Films with Peter Mortimer
    59:05
  34. 42.
    98 – Working with Werner Herzog and Les Blank with Maureen Gosling
    44:44
  35. 43.
    97 – Understanding Doc Society with Maxyne Franklin
    45:32
  36. 44.
    96 – Short Your Way to a Feature with Jon Kasbe
    46:19
  37. 45.
    95 – America to Steve James
    46:00
  38. 46.
    94 – Documentary Film Distribution with Jon Reiss
    48:48
  39. 47.
    93 – The Full-time Doc Filmmaker, with Mat Hames
    50:22
  40. 48.
    92 – How to Fund Your Film: The Individual Donor
    29:07
  41. 49.
    91 – Doc Filmmakers Getting Real, with Claire Aguilar
    35:23
  42. 50.
    90 – 5 (More) Reasons to Make Your Documentary Film
    38:03

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