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  • The Millennial Brady Bunch

    Have you been faking it? Recent grads share their cringe-worthy money confessions

    by The Doc Project

    Money. Let's talk about it. It's been elusive for younger generations since — well, forever. Have you ever worn an outfit to a job interview ... and then returned it? Yeah, we thought so. We talked to six millennials about their money confessions.

    Posted: Mar 07, 2017 11:07 AM ET
    Last Updated: Mar 08, 2017 1:58 PM ET
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  • Doc Project Blog - U Turn

    What do you do when the story you pitched isn't the one that's unfolding?

    by Jess Shane

    As documentarians, we know we can't control what we'll discover when we're in the field. Sometimes the story we find diverges from the story we anticipated. And since making a doc is a negotiation between recording life accurately and rendering it artfully, it's dangerously easy to put up blinders to the reality of what's occurring in front of the microphone.

    Posted: Feb 28, 2017 11:51 AM ET
    Last Updated: Mar 01, 2017 4:29 PM ET
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  • Doc structure - headline

    Doc structures: how to create tension, action and a narrative arc in your story

    by Julia Pagel, Associate Producer, The Doc Project, with Lynda Shorten

    Making a documentary can be an overwhelming experience. So much tape ... so many scenes ... how do I put this together?! It's structure my friend, structure. Effective structure will help you produce a cohesive item that contains tension, action and a narrative arc.

    Posted: Feb 23, 2017 2:33 PM ET
    Last Updated: Feb 23, 2017 4:15 PM ET
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