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Defense Date


Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Fine Arts


Photography & Film

First Advisor

Sonali Gulati


"Direct Address" is a document intended to complement a body of artwork, including photographs and digital video. The focus of this text is to discuss my process of creating documentary film. Beginning with my thesis film it traces my development as documentary filmmaker over a two-year period, highlighting shifts in my thinking and activity during that time.


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Is Part Of

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Date of Submission

June 2008