At the close of this war-embedded, reality-TV-crazed year, holiday shoppers are snapping up unprecedented scads of consumer-end devices for recording the human experience. Whether these budding documentarians ever move past Polaroid-shakin' porn, it's a perfect moment to reflect on the capturing of reality—the motives and methods behind supposedly objective nonfiction. Many of this year's Doc Fortnight films provide timely glimpses into their filmmakers' obsessions,... More >>>