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PopStuff Show Notes: Episode 125: These Mockumentaries Go to 11!

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Holly loves Sacha Baron Cohen. I love Christopher Guest. So when people started asking us to talk about mockumentaries, we got right down to that. Here’s what happened.

My research:

  • Kocela, Christopher. “The Office as Reality Viewer Training.” Journal of Popular Film and Television. 2009.
  • Steinberg, Shirley R., ed. Taboo: The Journal of Culture and Education. Volume 11, Number 1, Spring-Summer 2007.
  • MacLeod, Lewis. ““A Documentary-Style Film”: Borat and the Fiction/Nonfiction Question.” Narrative, Vol 19, No. 1 (January 2011).
  • Waller, Gregory A. “The Great Ecstasy of the Woodsculptor Steiner: Herzog and the ‘Stylized’ Documentary.” Film Criticism.

Holly’s research:

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