CGD 218 Week 3 DQ 2 Motion Pictures




Motion Pictures. Like photographs, motion pictures are a significant medium for visual communication.

View at least three documentary film trailers (Recommended: iTunes Movie Trailers: Documentary (

Based on one of the trailers, what do you think is the intended message of the documentary? What are motion pictures able to do that photos and still images cannot, and how does that impact the message being communicated? Can you think of any ethical concerns or controversial issues related to the use of motion pictures as a communication medium? Explain.