The Based on a True Story Conference Returns

Posted February 8, 2013

Based on a True Story: The Intersections of Documentary Film and Journalism is back! Join us for a second round of exciting screenings and discussions about the changing landscape of documentary filmmaking and journalism. Confirmed guests include prominent filmmakers, critics, and curators, including Oscar nominee Kirby Dick, Film Comment senior editor Nicolas Rapold and New York Times Op-Docs editor Jason Spingarn-Koff. The conference will take place Feb. 27 and 28 in the Reynolds Journalism Institute. Registration is required but FREE for MU students, faculty and staff. Sponsored by Mizzou Advantage and the MU Arts & Humanities Large Grants Program. Visit to register.