reality film

Posted on February 10, 2012


A genre developed from reality TV. Not to be confused with documentary.

In reality film predefined events are staged with non-pro actors and filmed with simple equipment. Therefore it is a low-budget genre.

Examples: Jackass The Movie, The Real Cancun, Bikini Beach
Precursor: Chelsea Girls (1966, dir. Andy Warhol) more about this one on Wikipedia – Chelsea Girls

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