Frederick Wiseman. Andrea Arnold. Anthony Bourdain. Helmut Newton. Dash Snow. David Wojnarowicz. The gig economy. A neglected gender- transgressing pioneer. Istanbul’s dogs. Competitive table setting.
Truth is definitely stranger than fiction with MIFF 69’s Documentaries strand, which presents – and probes – the many facets of real life. From famous and not-so-famous faces to spectacular and far-flung places, these films are inspiring, blood-boiling, educational, eye-opening, emotional, entertaining and true.