Documentary films are films that are created with the aim and objective of making an audio-visual documentation for event and an idea. This documentary film is planned to create a piece that is like journalism rather a piece of communicative art or amusement. There is a narrative as well that you can obtain that goes on through this documentary film with narrator who describe the things seen in the business like way with no dramatic reading.
These documentary films are also often made for a deeper exploration of current events and history subject which remained to he shrouded in mystery. And also those controversial subjects and those that are in the opinion of the film maker underexposed and misunderstood. This also aims to simply record an event that catches the interest of the film maker.
The subject of the film maker could be sports, music, biography, and government and other topics that caught the attention of the film makers. The films are mostly made for television purposes but as the time goes by it is now directed to video that you see and watch in movie houses. It made straight to the DVD copy and are often attached with another documentation on hoe the film was made.
Documentary films are reenactment of the things that happens and also those that are not originally in film documentation like the historical events since 1776. And to have quality documentary films, the film maker begins by having research about the topic from what he knows and form he do not know. They will also document the film from angle to angle especially those important events.
Documentary films may include an on the spot research and interviews. It also has a well organized and an interesting logical format. It is different from the fictional movie stories that you can see and watch but it will never mislead and confuse you.