Documentary History


#1. What year is the first documentary released?

#2. What is considered the first documentary?

#3. Who coined the term “documentary”?

#4. How many words are in the original definition of documentary?

#5. The first use of the term “documentary” was used on what film?

#6. True or false: Cinema Verité and Direct Cinema styles of documentary film are the same style and are interchangeable terms.

#7. According to Yahoo! news, what documentary is the highest grossing documentary film?

#8. Which of the following is widely considered the first reality tv show and gave way for the future of reality tv as we know it today?